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2020 New Zealand Daffodil Shows

Information for the 2020 North and South Island National Daffodil Shows

Each year, there are two National Daffodil Society Shows, one held in the North Island and one in the South Island. Below are the dates and locations for both National Shows.

For ferry information and schedules, click on The Interislander or Bluebridge.

  • 94th Annual North Island National Daffodil Society Show
    Saturday and Sunday, September 12th-13th
    Hamilton Gardens Pavilion,
    Cobham Drive, Hamilton

    Hosted by the Northern Daffodil Club
    Open to the Public Sat. 1:30pm – 4.00pm and Sun 10:00am – 3:30pm
    Local Contact is Robin Hill (robinjhill45@yahoo.co.nz)
    Phone: 021 760 545The NDS North Island Show Manager is Gordon Phimister
    Phone: 0274 906 258
    Email: (giphmister@xtra.co.nz)
  • Accommodations have been reserved at the following motels:
    • Aspen Manor motel, 0800 277 369
    • Albert Court Motel, 07 808 6187
    • Manhattan Lodge Motel 07 856 3785
    • All motels are located in Grey Street.
  • 94th Annual South Island National Daffodil Society Show
    Saturday and Sunday, September 26th-27th
    Lincoln Events Centre
    15 Meijer Drive, Lincoln 7608
    Hosted by Local Members of the NDSNZ
    Open to the Public Sat. 1:30pm – 4.30pm and Sun 10:00am – 4:00pm
    The NDS North Island Show Manager is Gordon Phimister
    Phone: 0274 906 258
    Email: (giphmister@xtra.co.nz)

2020 Local Daffodil Shows in New Zealand

Below are dates and locations for daffodils shows scheduled to be held throughout New Zealand this year.

Please return to this page to view changes to the information below and for newly posted daffodil shows.

Contact the NDS Honorary Secretary, Catherine McKay to include your daffodil show or revise current show information on this page.

North Island Daffodil Shows

South Island Daffodil Shows

International Events

North Island Daffodil Shows

August

Tuesday, August 11th
Central Daffodil Group Early Table Show

Jennings Farm Wedding Barn, Manakau
Staging 9 am – 11 am,
Enquires: John McLennan
Email: jfmdaffs@xtra.co.nz
PH: 06 364 7229

Monday, August 17th
Northern Daffodil Club Table Show, Evening
Hamilton Gardens Pavilion,
Cobham Drive, Hamilton

Enquiries:  Robin Hill
Email: robinjhill45@yahoo.co.nz
PH: 021 760 545

Saturday, August 29th
Northern Daffodil Club Early Show
Hamilton Gardens Pavilion,
Cobham Drive, Hamilton

Enquiries:  Robin Hill
Email: robinjhill45@yahoo.co.nz
PH: 021 760 545

Saturday, August 29th
Putaruru

 

September

Friday, September 4th
Morrinsville Horticultural Society Spring Show
Campbell Hall Knox Presbyterian Church
Canada Street, Morrinsville
Enquiries:  Margaret Liddell
PH: 027 788 6149

Friday, September 4th
Otaki Daffodil Show
Presbyterian Church Hall, Mill Road, Otaki
Enquiries: John McLennan
PH: 06 364 7229
Email: jfmdaffs@xtra.co.nz

Saturday, September 5th
Howick Horticultural Society Spring Show
Enquiries:  Patti Carr
Email: carrep@xtra.co.nz

Saturday and Sunday, September 12th-13th
94th Annual North Island National Daffodil Society Show

Hamilton Gardens Pavilion,
Cobham Drive, Hamilton

Hosted by the Northern Daffodil Club
Open to the Public Sat. 1:30pm – 4.00pm and Sun 10:00am – 3:30pm
Local Contact is Robin Hill
Email: (robinjhill45@yahoo.co.nz)
PH: 021 760 545

The NDS North Island Show Manager is Gordon Phimister
PH: 0274 906 258
Email: (giphmister@xtra.co.nz)

Saturday & Sunday, September 12th-13th
Hutt Valley Horticultural Society Spring Show
Dowse Art Museum in the James Co Centre
, 45 Laings Road, Lower Hutt
Setting up Friday afternoon.
Open to public Saturday 12 to 4:00 p.m., Sunday 10:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Enquiries: Rachael Armstrong
PH: 021 048 0969
Email: rarmstrong81@outlook.co.nz

Thursday, September 17th
110th Rongotea & District Horticultural & Produce Society Spring Show, Rongotea
Te Kawau Memorial Recreation Centre, Wye Street, Rongotea
Open to public Thursday, 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Enquiries:  Lynda Kelly
PH: (06) 329 778

October

Saturday, October 3rd
Northern Daffodil Club Late Show
Hamilton Gardens Pavilion, Cobham Drive, Hamilton
Open to public Saturday, 12 noon to 4:00 p.m.
Enquiries:  Robin Hill
Email: robinjhill45@yahoo.co.nz
PH: 021 760 545

Cancelled 
Titahi Bay Horticultural Society Spring Show

Cancelled 
New Plymouth Bay Horticultural Society Spring Show

South Island Daffodil Shows

September

Saturday, September 12th
Riccarton Horticultural Society Spring Show
St. Peter’s Church Hall, Church Corner, Christchurch
Enquiries: Beverly Bristowe
PH: 03 960 3381

Saturday & Sunday, September 19th-20th
Brightwater Horticultural Society Spring Show
Brightwater Memorial Hall, Lord Rutherford Road, Brightwater
Open to public Saturday 1:00 to 5:00 p.m., Sunday 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Enquiries:  Mike Smith
PH: 027  528 9611
Email: mikesmithmotueka@gmail.c0m

Saturday, September 12th
Saturday & Sunday, September 19th – 20th
Christchurch Daffodil Circle Championship & Information Table, Botanic Gardens Kiosk
Contact: David and Leitha Adams
PH: 03 342 6236
Email: D-L.Adams@xtra.co.nz

94th Annual South Island National Daffodil Society Show
Saturday and Sunday, September 26th-27th
Lincoln Events Centre

Hosted by the Local members of the NDSNZ, 
Open to public Saturday 1:30pm – 4:30pm Sunday 10:am – 4:00pm

The NDS South Island Show Manager is Gordon Phimister
PH: 0274 906 258
Email: (giphmister@xtra.co.nz)

 

October

Friday and Saturday, October 2nd-3rd
Te Anau District Spring Flower Show
Fiordland Community Events Centre, Te Anau
Entries for the show taken on Thursday 1st October.
Open to public Fri 2pm-7 p.m. & Sat 9am -3;30p.m.
Contact: Judy Matthews
PH 03 249 7445 or cell 027 02335955
Email: apcjdm@xtra.co.nz

Saturday, October 3rd Woodend
Table Show and Afternoon Tea
Home of Greg and Anita Inwood
Contact David Adams
PH: (03) 342 6236
Emal: d-l.adams@xtra.co.nz

International Daffodil Events

September 2020 World Daffodil Convention
Canberra, Australia

With tours of Tasmania and New Zealand

2021 World Daffodil ConventionThe Daffodil Association of NSW/ACT and the Horticultural Society of Canberra will host the 2020 World Daffodil Convention, September 17 – 21, in Canberra, Australia. Plans are already underway for their fabulous daffodil show, educational symposium, and extensive daffodil garden tours. To find out more about this exciting International Daffodil Conference, visit their World Daffodil Conference 2020 webpage on the National Daffodil Association of Australia web site.