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Grow Ōtautahi Christchurch Garden Festival

Friday, 12 March 2021, 9:49 am | Grow O Tautahi

Visitors revel in Grow exhibitions, workshops, activities and demonstrations Gates opened on the first-ever Grow Ōtautahi this morning and the Christchurch Botanic Gardens is already buzzing with people enjoying what the Garden City’s own garden ... More >>

Science Challenges Students And Visitors At Grow Ōtautahi

Monday, 8 March 2021, 9:32 am | Grow O Tautahi

Stranded on a space flight to Jupiter, Grow Ōtautahi will challenge Christchurch high school students to create solutions to water, energy, food and waste problems in a sparse environment. The launch of Project Jupiter 2022 is just one of the ways ... More >>

Not Long To Grow!

Friday, 5 March 2021, 12:24 pm | Grow O Tautahi

Set-up starts today (Friday 5 March 2021) in the Christchurch Botanic Gardens as the city gets ready to host the first-ever, free Grow Ōtautahi festival. Fences are going up on-site and exhibitors will start to arrive over coming days to get ... More >>

Grow Ō Tautahi Christchurch Garden Festival Dates Set for 2021

Friday, 1 May 2020, 4:21 pm | Grow O Tautahi

Grow Ō Tautahi, Christchurch’s very own Garden Festival, will return in 2021 – with dates locked-in for the free, three-day festival celebrating gardening, homegrown food, sustainability and education. Organisers confirmed today the Festival ... More >>

Grow Ō Tautahi Media Release: Full Cancellation Of Event

Tuesday, 17 March 2020, 9:03 am | Grow O Tautahi

The Grow Ō Tautahi Festival Trust has made the decision this evening to cancel all aspects of the event. The decision was made in response to the Prime Minister’s direction late today that all events, outdoor or indoor, that would attract more ... More >>

Exhibits On Display Despite Festival Cancellation

Monday, 16 March 2020, 4:34 pm | Grow O Tautahi

Visitors to the Christchurch Botanic Gardens this weekend will see the work of seven local schools, two landscape architect-designed exhibition gardens, landscaping displays and a collaborative community garden, despite the decision to cancel Grow Ō Tautahi ... More >>

Festival To Be Significantly Scaled-back

Monday, 16 March 2020, 9:17 am | Grow O Tautahi

The Grow Ō Tautahi Trust has made the decision to significantly scale-back the Festival following recent Government announcements about the COVID-19 virus. * The opening night event (Thursday 19 March 2020), which would have been a gathering of ... More >>

Grow Ō Tautahi Christchurch Garden Festival

Tuesday, 10 March 2020, 12:35 pm | Grow O Tautahi

Sheffield Exhibition Gardens will inspire and delight A private escape from modern technology, a beautiful backyard storage space and a garden that encourages learning from play – Grow Ō Tautahi’s stunning Sheffield Exhibition Gardens will showcase ... More >>

Grow Ō Tautahi Christchurch Garden Festival

Tuesday, 25 February 2020, 12:30 pm | Grow O Tautahi

Get your garden started at Grow Ō Tautahi Do you want to know your annuals from your perennials? Or maybe you’re dreaming of a lush backyard garden but don’t know where to start – then Grow Ō Tautahi’s Beginner Gardening Ambassador Julia ... More >>

Ambassador Jax Hamilton To Bring Garden To Plate At Grow Ō Tautahi

Tuesday, 18 February 2020, 11:57 am | Grow O Tautahi

A dozen renowned chefs; a mystery box cooking challenge using local and garden-picked ingredients; a bespoke outdoor kitchen; a locally grown “picking pantry”: Grow Ō Tautahi Food Ambassador Jax Hamilton is inspiring visitors to look to their gardens ... More >>

Quirky science will help broach tough issues

Monday, 10 February 2020, 9:59 am | Grow O Tautahi

“Ever wanted to know if a cow is smiling? Or how you can make your car run on food waste from the rubbish dump?” Grow Ō Tautahi Science Ambassador Trevor Stuthridge is keen to share cool science alongside research that makes a real difference to ... More >>

50 days until Grow!

Thursday, 30 January 2020, 10:23 am | Grow O Tautahi

There are just 50 days to go until the opening of the Garden City’s free, homegrown Garden Festival – Grow Ō Tautahi. Exhibitors and festival organisers are busy putting the final details in place to make sure the 25,000 expected visitors are ... More >>

Great line-up for homegrown garden festival

Tuesday, 5 November 2019, 10:59 am | Grow O Tautahi

Five garden designers, nine local schools, a collaboration of 32 community gardens and a range of top chefs, scientists, garden experts and sponsors are already signed-up and excitement is growing ahead of Christchurch’s new homegrown garden festival. More >>