The Forest of Memories is a Waipukurau Rotary Club project.  Sited at the base of Pukeora Hill, in Waipukurau Hawkes Bay the arboretum was created in 1993 as a place for trees and memories. 

Read our story, search the memorials database and take a wander through the park along the many tracks. Contact the Arboretum custodians for details about planting a tree in the memory of "loved ones".  Visit the park off Pukeora Scenic Road west of Waipukurau town.


Become a Friend of the Forest of Memories - go to our Contacts page for details


Find out about how to apply for a site or plant a tree for a loved one.

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Search Names →

Enquire about or purchase a memorial plaque →


Find memorial plinths by viewing our track layout. Search for names on each track.

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