Come and wander around the native garden and sales areas. All plants are labelled with name and planting recommendations and the price. (Someone will always be available to assist you.)

Alternatively, order online by emailing an enquiry to and we will courier to you Or you can order online and collect plants from the nursery (except Sunday & Monday)

Tutukaka Freight Services.

Delivery options

If you are unable to collect your plants, we can arrange transport with Tutukaka Freight, daily service to Whangarei and weekly to Auckland. Farther south or north, we usually link with another transporter Transflora or Mainfreight. Smaller quantities can be couriered by Fast Way couriers in boxes.

Courier deliveries

0-12 PB3 plants up to 20kg Warkworth north $20 including gst.
0-12 PB3 plants up to 20kg Within Auckland $28 including gst.
0-12 PB3 plants up to 20kg South of Auckland in North Island $40 - $49 including gst
0-12 PB3 plants up to 20kg SOUTH Island $85 - $95 including gst.

Please discuss your transport options with us.

Guarantee Policy

Tawapou's policy is to not send any plants that do not meet our high quality. Our plants are packaged in excellent condition ready for freight. Should there be a problem, please contact us directly.

Opening Hours

  • Closed Sunday and Monday
  • Open Tuesday - Saturday 10am - 3pm
  • Summer months hours may change


You can browse our catalogue online

Wholesale prices are available for those in the trade. Please contact us directly for our current wholesale price list.

Payment options:

  • EFTPOS (at the Nursery)
  • Direct credit to our bank account:
    • Bank: Bank of New Zealand, Whangarei
    • Account name: Tawapou Coastal Natives
    • Account #: 020 492 0399977 00
  • Credit Card (No Amex or Diners credit card)
  • Cheque Make cheques out to Tawapou Coastal Natives