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Hewitts Homestead

An original New Zealand Homestead built in 1888.

Queen Room

In need of a weekend away with your partner or somewhere to stay for work? Quality and affordable. Queen or single.

Dusky ceremony

Suitable for garden weddings, birthdays, get togethers, wellness retreats or small work functions. Contact us below.

Feel relaxed with your celebrant.
A ceremony full of rituals

If you already have your venue organised and need a qualified, experienced and professional officiant then look no further.

Wellness sessions

Wellness Sessions: Experience mindfulness and Shinrin Yoku (forest bathing/walking) in a one hour session to help you relax and restore. The sessions are aimed at providing you will some skills that you can use every day. Solo, couple and team sessions are available. We welcome beginners and experienced alike. Book a session for a friend or loved one and help them on their road to de-stressing. Don’t hesitate to contact us with questions.

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About Us

Phil and Vanessa Taylor.

Husband and wife dream team. (Well we like to think so 🙂 )

Contact Us

Where are we?

310 Hewitts Road
Palmerston North

New Zealand

Direction and Maps

Once at the end of the road, drive slowly on to Jareha Farm and take the drive to the right of the purple camp Kilsby sign, when it forks at the top of the hill (approx 100m) go left towards the metal gates.   The homestead is behind the trees.