The Trusts Arena | 29th November - 3rd December 2017

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The New Zealand Flower and Garden Show will be held at The Trusts Arena, a convenient 8 minutes from Auckland’s CBD.

The Trusts Arena 65-67 Central Park Drive, Henderson, Auckland.
Phone: 09-970-5200

Just 1km off the Northwestern motorway, and 17km from Central Auckland, the trip can usually be made in under 8 minutes.

Public transport is available to the Henderson City center which is a short, bus or Taxi Ride from the Arena.

Auckland buses and trains will be running to the usual timetable around the show dates.

We have collated a list of public transport options coming from North, South and the Auckland CBD. To view click here.

Use the Auckland Transport Journey Planner to plan your trip to the New Zealand Flower & Garden Show.

The Official New Zealand Flower and Garden Show Car Park is:

ACG Sunderland School
6 Waipareira Ave, Henderson
(Saturday & Sunday Only).

Parking in this Car Park is $10.00, and a portion of proceeds goes to our official charity, the New Zealand Breast Cancer Foundation.

Mobility Parking is available at The Trust Arena, via Gate 2.
Please have your Mobility Parking Permit displayed in your windscreen on entry.

The cost of this car park is $5.00, with proceeds going to the Breast Cancer Foundation NZ.

Parking is also available in the following areas for $10.00:

Laidlaw College
Morrissons Florists

NZFGS are pleased to be partnered with the Quality Hotel Lincoln Green, who are the official accommodation suppliers of the show. Just a short five minute walk from The Trusts Arena, it is in the perfect location to make your trip to the show easy and accessible.

To make a booking, please click here,or phone 09 838 7006.

Show Opening Hours & Facilities

The show will be open from 10AM-6PM from Wednesday 29th November – Sunday 3rd December 2017.

There will be several areas within the show to purchase food and beverages. These areas are:

The Hunting Lodge Cafe
The Backyard Bar & Bites Area
The Devonshire Tea Cafe

There will also be a number of Nomads Coffee vans around the show venue for hot beverage options.

There will be specialised Parents Room Facilities at the show, and will be marked out on the show map. For more information, head to Visitor Services by the show entry.

There will be a range of mobility aid available for hire and purchase at the entrance to the New Zealand Flower and Garden Show. If you would like to hire or buy Wheelchairs or Walkers for your visit to the show, please send an email with what you require to: to make a booking.

The prices for hireage are as follows:

ITEM 4hr Rate All Day rate
Walker 15.00 20.00
Wheelchair 20.00 30.00
Scooter 40.00 60.00

Cash out facilities will be available at Visitor Services by show entry. Many exhibitors will also have eftpos facilities available also.

If you are in need of storage for any of your big buys, there is shoppers storage located directly to the left of the main entrance. This is available for a gold coin donation to the New Zealand Breast Cancer Society.

No dogs or pets are allowed entry within The Trusts Arena, with the exception of Registered Guide or Service Dogs.

In conjunction with Hikoi Garden Tours, the New Zealand Flower & Garden Show is offering three out-of-town garden tours during the week of the show for those wanting to make the most of their trip!

Head to our What’s On page for more information.

Exhibitor listings


The NZ Flower & Garden Show is proud to have an array of horticultural exhibits on display in November 2017.

The broad range of exhibits on show will provide something of interest for everyone walking through the gates – from the hobby gardener to the horticultural professional!

International Display Gardens
Large Display Gardens
Small Display Gardens
Tui Resene Upcycle Challenge
Garden to Table School Gardens
Balcony Gardens

Yates Community Gardening Marquee
Floral Fashion Marquee
LJ Hooker Austar Realty Meet the Experts Marquee

The New Zealand Flower & Garden Show will have over 200 retail exhibits ranging from homewares, jewellery & accessories, fashion, gardening, plant sales, art, home improvement, lifestyle and more!

The Home & Living Marquee
Retail & Plant Retail Streets
Fashion Quarter

New World My Little Garden Playground
Sculpture Gardens
Meet & Greet Area