The Giants House is an exceptional experience, a creation by Josie Martin - Painter, Sculptor, Mixed Media Artist, Horticulturist and Traveller.

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NZ Garden Trust Certificate 6 Stars International Significance

Our spectacular Sculpture and Mosaic Garden has been awarded 6 Stars in the 2018 Garden of International Significance.

Surprises everywhere in this glorious garden - mosaiced steps, an extraordinary sculptural wall mosaic, welded steel sculptures and other creations. Colourful gardens of roses vegetables, citrus, flowers. Very unique. Download this PDF for more information and the story behind The Giants House.


Prices and Open Hours 2022

1 October to 30 April 11am - 4pm
1 May to 30 September 11am - 2pm

The 'Artist Palate' Cafe is open 1 October to 30 April.

  • Garden & Gallery visit: No booking required
    $22.50 per adult, $10 per child (2 - 15 years of age)
  • Family & Concession:
    • 2 Adults + 1 Child $50
    • 2 Adults + 2 Children $55
    • 2 Adults + 3 Children $60
    • 2 Adults + 4 Children $65
    • Students (with ID) $20
    • Seniors (with NZ gold card ID) $20
  • Group visits (10 or more) $28.50+gst per adult, $16+gst per child includes a visit through the historic art house, an introductory talk by the artist, garden and Contemporary Art Gallery. Prebooking required
  • Group catering Cafe style lunch for 18-20 people approximately
    • $32.50+gst per adult
    • $25.50+gst per child
  • Special afternoon tea
    • $23.50+gst per adult
    • $20.50+gst per child

No dogs are allowed in garden




The Giant's House - Garden in Summer


The Giant's House front door

The Giant's House Gardden

The Giant's House - with piano

The Giant's House - with piano