BASIC GARDEN INFORMATION

Up to date information on the Garden and facilities can be obtained from the Treehouse Information Centre
This can be contacted as follows

Treehouse Visitor Centre
Phone: (04) 499 1400
Fax: (04) 499 1903

Email: treehouse@wcc.govt.nz

 
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The official web site of the garden can be reached at http://wellington.govt.nz/services/gardens/botanicgardens/botanicgardens.html
 

Admission

Access to ALL areas of the Garden is FREE - including the Treehouse, Begonia House, Rose Garden.

Wheelchairs & Mobility Scooters

Generally the Garden is hilly, but these areas are wheelchair friendly:

* at the top of the Cable Car
* Lady Norwood Rose Garden
* Glenmore Street main entrance and Main Garden

Mobility Scooters are now available free of charge from the:

* Treehouse Visitor Centre
* Begonia House
Please make contact first to ensure one is available
Unfortunately mobility scooters are not available at the Cable Car Entrance.

Dogs

Dogs are welcome, provided they are on a lead and owners clean up after them.


Toilets

Toilets are available at

Upland Road Cable Car entrance
Tree House Visitors Centre
Children's Playground
Main Garden near duck pond
Behind Begonia House
Anderson Park near Cricket Pavilion

Telephone

Public telephones are not aavailable in the Garden. One is available in the lower Cable Car terminal, and on Lambton Quay

Good cell phone coverage available throughout the garden

WIFI Internet Access

Free wifi available during  business  hours at the Treehouse Visitors Centre (works on balcony) and in the Lady Norwood Begonia House.