Kaipara Coast Sculpture Gardens

Kaipara Coast Sculpture Gardens is the winner of the recreation category of the
North West Business Awards 2017

Come and enjoy a relaxed art and garden experience strolling along a gentle 1km sculpture & garden trail set in a tranquil and inspirational rural oasis located at award winning Kaipara Coast Plant Centre, just 40 minutes drive from Auckland City. Allow around 1 hour to walk the main sculpture trail, and it is suitable for all ages.

You can also walk Don's Conservation track. This track takes you on a winding journey through native forest, along streams and waterfalls and focuses on a conservation message. The Conservation track takes around 30mins to walk, with a reasonable level of fitness recommended and is not suitable for pushchairs.

Listen to the birds as you enjoy the gardens and over 40 selected sculptures by leading New Zealand artists.

Sculptures are for sale and the display changes completely with the new exhibition opening in November each year to give you a fresh experience each time you come.

*We have lots of birds and wildlife on the Sculpture Trail, so sorry no dogs are allowed. Not suitable for wheelchairs and walking frames. No smoking due to the fire risk.


Open 7 days 9am to 5pm. Last admissions 4pm (closed Christmas Day and Anzac Morning).

Please note: During the month of November the change over of the exhibition pieces take place. This will impact viewing.

Make a Group Booking Online Purchase Tickets Online

Contact Details

Phone: 09 420 5655

Location: View Map


  • Adults - $15
  • Children (5-16) - $7.50 (under 5's are free)
  • Family Pass (2A + 3C) - $35
  • Groups 10+ - $10
    Groups and Bus tours welcome.
    Group morning/afternoon teas and lunches available if booked in advance.
  • Over 65's & Students - $12
  • Annual Passes: Adult - $25 | Family (2A + 3C) - $50
    Purchase an annual pass so you can come at any time throughout the year and see the sculptures afresh as the gardens change with the seasons.
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