Highwic Miniature Garden Competition

Ministure christmas garden

Saturday morning at Highwic’s Christmas Garden Festival is specially for kids!  At 10.45am, Cherry the Clown will arrive and then you can make your own miniature Christmas Garden and enter it in our kids' design competition. Some materials will be available but if you want to make your own special design, bring it ready-made to go in the competition.

Entries close at 1.30 pm, but best come in the morning and see Cherry the Clown to get you in the creative mood.  Free entry to the Festival for all.

Rules - Each garden must fit on a board or tray that is no bigger than a sheet of A4 paper – 29.5 x 21 cm.  For children 4 to 6 years and 7 to 11 years old. Children must be accompanied by an adult.  Entries will be judged at 2 pm. 

Event Details


  • Saturday 18 November
  • From 10.45am, entries close at 1.30pm.
  • 2pm - judging

How Much?

Free entry to the Festival for all. Children must be accompanied by an adult.


  • 40 Gillies Avenue
  • Enter from Mortimer Pass
  • Newmarket
  • Auckland
  • 1023

Contact Information

Opening Hours

  • Wednesday to Sunday
  • 10.30am - 4.30pm
  • Closed Christmas Day and Good Friday.


Adults: $10 Accompanied children: Free. Unaccompanied children: $3.50 Use your Entertainment Book voucher here. Please understand that surcharges may apply at times of special events.