Frequently Asked


  • When are tickets available for purchase?

    Tickets will be on sale from Monday 22 July 2019.

  • How do I book accommodation?

    The Blenheim isite is ready to help with accommodation suggestions. They can be contacted on Ph (03) 577 8080. It is recommended you book accommodation early as this sells out quickly.


  • Will I receive a physical ticket?

    You will receive an e-ticket/receipt via email. This is confirmation of your booking, so please bring this to registration. If you have not received an email confirming your ticket purchase, please contact the office immediately (03) 577 5500.


  • Why do I need to register for Rapaura Springs Garden Marlborough after

    I have bought my ticket?

    After you have made your booking and received your tickets, you will need to come to Garden Marlborough HQ during the week of the event to register. Here you will collect a name badge, specific instructions for your tour/workshop/event and an event bag. Registration is open from Wednesday 6 November until Saturday 9 November.


  • How can I buy tickets if I am having trouble booking online?

    Bookings can be made over the phone (Ph 0800 627 527) or by calling into the office (92 High Street). Normal office hours are 9am – 2pm.


  • How do garden tours work?

    For all tours you will travel by bus with a Garden Marlborough guide. These depart from and return to Seymour Square in the centre of Blenheim.

    Self-drive is not available.


  • I have dietary requirements, what do I do?

    Please contact the office at the time of your booking to discuss with the Event Manager. We will endeavour to cater for any food allergies. Dietary requests/changes cannot be made in the week of Garden Marlborough.


  • Are garden tours available at other times of the year?

    The Garden Marlborough tours are only available in early November each year. If you wish to visit Marlborough gardens at other times please check out NZ Gardens Trust for more information –


  • I am bringing a group, how can we make a group booking?

    Please contact the Event Manager regarding any large group bookings.





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