Aramatai Gardens are back in business with new owners. Stu and Trisha Donaldson lived on this property for almost 32 years, the garden has been planted for nearly 20 years since 1992, it was designed & created from bare paddocks. Leo & Jill Mouat purchased the property in December 2012, they also have a working farm. The garden is at 12 Mapara North Road, Te Kuiti. We are 12 kms from SH 3 (or Eight Mile Junction) on the way to MT Ruapehu on State Highway 4. Our drive entrance is about 120 metres long. Aramatai Gardens are situated within a beautiful valley surrounded by amazing hills, being undulated provides it with interesting contours of plantings that consist of various exotic & weeping trees, natives, rhododendrums, camellias, roses, parennials, Irises, lillies, plus two large natural ponds & rock formations and their associated plants & fauna.