Our Sponsors

We are grateful to our donors, funders and sponsors for the assistance they have given us with our various projects. Some of them are:

AUT (Auckland University of Technology) is a university in New Zealand, formed on 1 January 2000 when a former technical college was granted university status. Each year their media students help us hugely on a project requiring PR.

Dalton’s products are the choice of professionals – and the choice of gardeners. Highly recommended.

Kings Seeds has supplied seed to home gardeners and commercial growers since 1978.

Kings Plant Barn, great garden centres, has several branches throughout Auckland. Kings: growing together with you!

Oratia Native Plant Nursery Ltd is a family business, owned and operated by Geoff and Bev Davidson – with some added skill input at times from the second generation. Join them in restoring NZ’s natural heritage.

NZ’s most comprehensive mail order plant catalogue is produced by Parva Plants. Get your copy now.

Richmond Estate Wines is an organic winemaking pioneer producing this country’s first Certified Organic Pinot Noir and Sauvignon Blanc – varieties for which NZ is world renowned. They have been growing and making organic wine since their inception in 1991. They are certified organic by BioGro NZ, and their philosophy is in making great wines by working with nature. By using organic methods, without the use of synthetic chemicals, they believe they can truly express the vineyard’s character or ‘terroir’ in the wines.

Sandfield Information Systems have been involved with our website since 2012 and we’re thrilled. Sandfield creates flexible systems that are perfectly tailored to your unique needs. You’ll gain a competitive edge because your software will do exactly the job you need it to do today, and can be adapted easily and cost-effectively over time. Our systems give you the freedom to grab the opportunities that come along with changing technology and customer demands.

We would highly recommend them for innovation and service.

Tui Garden Products has been a friend in your garden for over 100 years, and is the trusted source for help and advice tailored for New Zealand conditions with products designed for New Zealanders and their lives. Tui has supported the last two MBNZT conferences.

If you have storage needs, then we recommend Storage King, a company which offers secure self-storage of all sizes with easy access. So convenient!

Yates has established itself as an integral part of Australian and NZ  gardening history, but much of the company’s success rests on its ability to adapt to changes in lifestyle and to continue meeting the needs of gardeners in each new generation. When you buy a packet of swan plant seeds sold by Yates, a percentage of the proceeds is doanted to MBNZT funds.

Yealands produces wine in New Zealand’s flagship wine region, Marlborough. Sustainable wine growing has lead the way to being an award winning vineyard.