Botanical Gardens of Australia & New Zealand - Open Day

28 May 2017 -

The second Botanic Garden Australia and New Zealand Open Day will be held in Australia and New Zealand on Sunday, 28th May, 2017. Botanic gardens, arboreta and gardens in Australia and New Zealand will celebrate the vital work botanic gardens do for plant conservation.

We ourselves are not holding any events but we will be open for free entry on the day

Click the link below to find out more about BGANZ events happening near you.


The Teddy Bears are on holiday!

24 April 2017

The teddy bears are on holiday!


Botanical Gardens of Australia & New Zealand - Open Day

29 May 2016

Set aside Sunday as we have FREE entry for everyone for one day. The Tasty Leaf Cafe will be open or bring along a picnic and your friends and family and enjoy the last of the Autumn displays.

Click on the link below to find out whats happening around Australasia for the BGANZ Open Day.


International Dendrology Society (IDS)

28 April 2016 - 1 May 2016

This year the annual gathering and AGM of the IDS New Zealand members will be held here in Gisborne from the 29th of April until the 1st of May.


Teddy Bear's Picnic

25 April 2016

Anzac Day historically is around the best time to experience the wonder of Autumn colours at Eastwoodhill. The Friends of Eastwoodhill are hosting The Teddy Bear's Picnic on Anzac Day. So come along for a romp in the woods with Ted and friends.


Fun Run & Walk

17 April 2016

In support of the Rotary Club of Gisborne 90th Birthday Project - Eastwoodhill New Entrance.


Education activities


Education coordinator Monique Haliday is waiting to co-ordinate your educational visit.  She has some fantastic education activities for children and groups wanting to team build. Contact us for more information.