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Pukekura Park covers 52ha (128 acres) right in the heart of New Plymouth, Taranaki and is one of New Zealand's premier botanical gardens. The park has an international Green Flag award and is a Garden of National Significance. With a diverse range...more
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This place is amazing and free,it even has a small zoo. The gardens are beautiful with a lovely tea house to have a tea or coffee. There is something to look at around every bend. We spent hours here. Not to be missed when in...More
Each year we make sure we go to the festival of the lights at pukekura park.
From the Gorilla to the sleeping giant to which you can txt, he will then txt you back. The lights light up the whole park with magnificent themes lit...More
Awesome must-see in New Plymouth. Great kids playground, very cool little zoo, the waterfall and water wheel weren't working when we were there, but the trees, walks, ponds, lake and play areas were really cool and all for free!
This place is absolutely amazing!! It would be one of the few places in the world that has such an amazing sized parkland in the middle of a city!
One could spend 1/2 day here relaxing/walking utilising the cafe quite easily, not to mention the...More
Pukekura Park is a gem for the town of New Plymouth. It's fairly large park. We strolled around the park and into the Fernery...they have so many beautiful trees and plants all around the park...just beautiful.
A great place to relax as you wander the paths through beautiful trees listening to the bird song watching the ducks meander across the lakes. A small zoo and playground keep the children amused and the park is home of the beautiful Bowl of Brookland...More
Lots of variety with plants, trees, birds and lake. Good street parking and well sign posted walks of varying lengths through a variety of scenery. Lovely lake and also a children’s play park. A lovely tea house that also serves ice creams. Visit over the...More