Stories in the Landscape ends 26 February The Sculpture Park at Waitakaruru Arboretum https://www.sculpturepark.co.nz/exhibitions/stories-in-the-landscape-2022 Coming up on Saturday, 25th March, John Wakeling will be giving a botanical tour of the park. Please book online for it: https://www.sculpturepark.co.nz/cart/new Latest Sculpture Park Newsletter A Social Event to enjoy at the English Cherry Tree Manor in March The… Read More Local Events of Interest At the Sculpture Park and at The English Cherry Tree Manor
Project Ruru takes flight. Book your tickets now for the opening celebration for a fun-filled ruru weekend or come along during the July school holidays to find the roosting rurus. https://www.eventbrite.co.nz/e/project-ruru-takes-flight-tickets-350828335997 This July, 15 sculptural interpretations of ruru are landing at the park. We are joining forces with the National Bird of Prey Centre—Wingspan and… Read More Can you hear a Ruru/Morepork at your house? Take time to celebrate them – New Exhibition at the Sculpture Park 9 and 10 July.
https://www.facebook.com/sculptureparkarboretum/videos/502967648077115 The Sculpture park is providing another opportunity to come out for a walk with your dog – it only happens once or twice a year so it is good to pounce on the chance to enjoy the variety of views, vegetation and art. Dogs must be on leads to protect the wildlife. You might… Read More Enjoy a walk in the Sculpture Park with your dog on Sunday March 27.
Current exhibition closing soon. The next event at Easter – Seeds of Renewal The storm last week caused a few hair-raising moments with some trees falling, branches cracking, and one sculpture swinging dramatically in the wind. Thanks to the volunteers who came to help clean up with staff so it was only necessary to close… Read More Sculpture Park update – Open to visitors and for group bookings
Come celebrate the peak of blossom season at the Sculpture Park every day from Saturday, 25th September to Sunday, 3rd October. Along the 2km art-in-nature trail you will discover spring flowers blooming around every corner as you walk amongst more than 100 sculptures and installations. It is so easy to book online at http://www.sculpturepark.co.nz https://www.facebook.com/sculptureparkarboretum
See the website to Book a visit, Donate time or $s, join as a Friend of the Park and/or you can keep up to date with progress by signing up for the newsletter. https://www.sculpturepark.co.nz/
Many great things are happening at the Sculpture Park beginning with a volunteer day ( huge variety of tasks on offer) and BBQ, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. this Saturday June 26. Please email Dorothy firstname.lastname@example.org to find out more or let her know you can help out.
The succession of Autumn colours here at the park has drawn many more visitors this year, particularly those interested in photography. Our 50 Shades of Autumn 2021 photography competition resulted in some really successful images. Autumn leaves are still colouring up throughout the park so next year the Trust may extend the length of time… Read More Sculpture Park Newsletter May 2021
Seeds of Renewal celebrates the 30 years since the rehabilitation of the former quarry began. The Art-in-Nature Arboretum Trust has invited presentations ranging from seed collection and propagation of trees to soil improvement and organic gardening. Day Timeslot Title of Workshop Key Presenter(s) Friday, 2nd April 11am Propagating NZ Natives Tony & May Ho Full… Read More Lots to Learn at the Sculpture Park this Easter Weekend