The Bayleys Best Garden Awards celebrate the beautiful gardens we see everyday.

You can nominate yourself, your neighbour, your street or your retirement village's garden. Celebrate the beautiful gardens you see everyday, reward yourself for all your hard work and give yourself or your neighbour a pat on the back!

Congratulations to all our 2016 Winners:

  • Best Seniors Garden Award (70+yrs) - Ed & Julie Matkin & Jean & Harry Griffiths
  • Best Retirement Village / Rest Home - Waterlea Rest Home
  • Best Hospitality Frontage - Twelve Tree Restaurant, Allan Scott Winery
  • Best Presented Street - Orchard Lane, Springlands.
  • Best Civic space - McKendry Park 
  • Best Presented School competition - Tua Marina School 


Entries open July 2017. Contact us for a nomination form, pop into the local Bayleys Marlborough or NGM office to pick one up, or download one from the link below. Be sure to ask the nominee for their name, address and contact phone number so that we can get in touch with them.


Kindly Sponsored by:   Bayleys

Nelmac Garden Marlborough Garden Awards sponsored by Bayleys

Taking Care of your Enviroment




As New Zealand’s Premier Garden Event, Nelmac Garden Marlborough is a credit to the region and to the Garden Marlborough Team who bring everything together.
Nelmac is proud to support the event as naming rights sponsor and to witness the benefits and pleasures it delivers to the region and visitors alike.