Farm Hours & Admission


  • Taitua Arboretum attractions near Lavender Backyard Garden

    Farm Shop

    Lavender products

    Real fruit ice cream


    10am - 3.00pm 7 Days 

    from mid November - mid December 7 Days

    from mid December - 31 January

    ** During the off-season, we offer online ordering with scheduled farm pick-up. To arrange a pickup, please contact us via email.

  • Farm Fields

    Lavender field sightseeing

    PYO Lavender

    PYO Blueberry


    9am - 5.00pm 7 Days 

    from 1 December - 31 January

  • Online Shop

    Lavender Products

    Dried Flowers & Boutique

    Gift Boxes

    Designer Products

    Enamelware from Prague


    24/7 Online shopping.

    Enjoy shopping with us!

  • Our general admission includes two fields, lavender and blueberry. Throughout the season, we have different price schemes depending on the field conditions. We offer paid optional activities such as pick your own lavender and pcik your own blueberry. Please click the "Summer Activities" link to see more information.

  • Things you need to know

    We are a privately-owned area which is open for flower-lovers from all over the world. No pets are allowed in our field. No wedding photos allowed during business hours - Please refrain from wearing wedding dress or something similar to our farm.  No commercial photography allowed. No flying objects allowed – Please refrain from taking aerial photos and flying over our fields. Any wedding related photos, commercial or professional photography please enquire and book via email. 

  • House Keeping Rule

    Bring your own container if you would like to have some fun with PYO blueberries.

    Otherwise, you could get a 2L container for $0.50 each from our shop. Single-use plastic bags are banned in New Zealand. We cannot provide you with bags.

    Our bushes are all covered by white nettings to prevent birds from eating. Please don't use knife to cut through the netting or any other way which destroys the netting. You are welcome to try a few berries, but please refrain from eating until they have been paid.

How to get to Lavender Backyard Garden, NZ Lavender Farm in Hamilton

How to Get Here

Our farm is only about 5 minutes away from Waikato Expressway (State Highway 1) Ruakura Interchange.