Gardens and Parks

Experience beautiful spaces

Trotts Garden - Ashburton
If your looking for gardens then Ashburton is the place to visit. within easy walking distance of Ashburton retail precinct is the Ashburton Domain with expansive lawns, trees, gardens and sports grounds. It's a favourite picnic spot, surrounded by many specimen and exotic trees. Just South of Ashburton is a large open space with a children's playground and picturesque lake enclosed by tall trees.

Trott's Garden and Coniston Gardens are a "Must Do" whilst in Ashburton.

Ashburton Domain

The Ashburton Domain is 37 hectares of open space, lawns, gardens and recreational facilities. It is the jewel in Ashburton's ...

Te Awa Awa Rata Reserve

The Te Awa Awa Rata Reserve is a popular picnic area and an ideal day trip destination.

Tinwald Domain and Tinwald Pool

The Tinwald Domain is a hidden treasure located northwest of Tinwald off state highway 1.

Middle Rock Farm Tour

Middle Rock is an ideal venue for community groups, international visitors and families wishing to experience first hand, life on ...

Farmers Corner Souvenir Shop & Restaurant

Welcome to Farmers Corner - The biggest Souvenir Shop in the South Island

Coniston Gardens

This historic property set on 6.5 acres of woodland and formal gardens, offers self contained and B&B accommodation, garden tours, ...

Methven i-SITE Visitor Information Centre

We provide a comprehensive, impartial information and booking service for the Mid Canterbury region and New Zealand for accommodation, activities, ...