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A collection of New Zealand Rural activities also operating accommodation/function centres/historic buildings/museums'/weddings/cafes/fishing/animals/mini farms/bird life/and events.
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Petes Farm Stay
Haumoana Farm
Auckland Region
Dragonfly Cottage
Auckland Region
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Hi from Jacquelyn Jamieson (nee Ludlam) the originator of this “Gardens to Visit” Website. I am a Stratford Taranaki girl, who caught my passion for ... read more

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Deb Crowe from Board and Batten waited for the perfect place to show her interior talents to eager clients - and her patience paid off. Sometimes when you have a dream, you have to let things percolate for a while before all the planets align and you can make it a reality. That was certainly the case for interior designer Deb Crowe who'd nurtured the idea of a cool design studio that was both her work-space and a showcase for her design expertise. Oh, and out of the rat-race in somewhere pretty and country. She'd hunted without success for two or three years around Waiheke, where she lived, while commuting to a city office. It was en-route to a caravan holiday at Omaha that she spied a barn and run-down cottage on the road into Matakana. A new plan was hatched.
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