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In the Media

Di Celliers runs a charity group that gathers excess and windfall fruit, and distributes it to food banks and schools. The resident of Auckland’s Browns Bay – who was a finalist in NZ Gardener’s 2011 Gardener of the Year competition for her fantastic work sharing...

"Often, the easiest way to make new friends is through your children – and where better to do this than sitting at the playground, watching them race around and enjoy themselves. A unique location was selected by Todd Property and the Auckland Council to become a children’s playground within the Long Bay development. Landscape...

When the couple bought their Remuera townhouse eight years ago, they did so because the Brent Hulena design ticked the boxes. They liked its no-fuss contemporary nature, with plastered walls and a clay-tiled roof reminiscent of the Mediterranean – fitting, because Graham’s family business has imported food products from Europe...

Urban agriculture is quickly becoming a trending topic in the rapid densification of our living environments. In cities around the world, more and more people are creating productive landscapes; growing food on walls, roofs and marginalised spaces across the urban landscape. As our cities continue...

Mark is just back from a trip to Port Douglas in tropical north Queensland, where he was captivated by the garden of the Nautilus Restaurant. There tapering palm trunks suggest structural columns in an outdoor room with pendant lights on fine wire like stars above....

Natural Habitats, one of New Zealand’s leading landscaping organisations, was commissioned to create a natural play environment that provided adequate shade and noise control while being easy to maintain. As one of the project’s ‘greening partners’, Kauri Park Nurseries helped to create a calming environment with...

The living wall has been developed to show how these walls can be used in Wellington and inspire building owners and developers to install more. Wellington Mayor Celia Wade-Brown says the wall highlights the need to integrate the natural and built environments. “The wall strengthens the urban-nature...