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Taitua Arboretum is a 20-hectare (49-acre) tree collection just out of Hamilton City. The Arboretum has several lakes and a good network of walking tracks. It is a popular spot for Sunday afternoon picnics and weekend weddings.
All reviews mature trees nice walk bird life peaceful place hamilton city enjoy the peace autumn colours family picnic amazing variety year round all ages great place to visit couple of hours chickens roosters paths nature
We have been planning a trip to visit for sometime. However, the weather dissuaded us.
Having had a drier spell we headed over and had a wonderful wander around. The paths are well formed for wet or dry weather. There are many spots for picnics...More
This surprising attraction is just minutes from the Hamilton City western boundary. This is a mature garden with lake. There are many many interesting trees and other plants to look at. It is a beautiful quiet tranquil place. There are sunny lawns for the picnic....More
On a recent Sunday - Father's Day actually. - four of us,a mixed group including my 14 year old Grandson and two International homestay students and me , a retiree , took a 15 minute drive from Hamilton city out to the Taitua Arboratum Well...More
Though I did not meet them last time I was enjoying the arboretum I met them the time before and that will always be the highlight of this very special place.
Been going there for many years and have seen it evolve and change. Lovely...More
But probably best to avoid if its been pouring down because it was a bit muddy. Great for dog walking, or even just a walk on your own, to get away from the business of life as it is very quite and peaceful there.