Second Nature has a large team with the expertise to design, build and grow inspiring gardens. They are all passionate about the environment, the beauty of plants, and the transformative nature of gardens. Along with management and support staff, we have three in-house teams:

  • A highly creative DESIGN team, including landscape designers, landscape architects, and planting specialists.
  • The long-established BUILD team, including qualified tradesmen and landscapers, well known for its garden construction prowess.
  • Our professional GROW team, including experienced, knowledgeable gardeners and horticulturalists.

Their collective experience and ability to collaborate with clients, builders, architects, and other industry professionals, enables us to deliver outstanding results.

Chris-Ballantyne

Chris Ballantyne
Founder & Director

Janet-Clarke

Janet Clarke
Director

Jonty-Judge

Jonty Judge
CEO

Gavin-McGuinness

Gavin McGuinness
Construction Manager

Eugene-Anderson

Eugene Andersen
Senior Project Manager

Gareth-Edge

Gareth Edge
Planting Manager

Tim-Utteridge

Tim Utteridge
Design Manager

Iwan-Bronkhorst

Iwan Bronkhorst
Garden Care Manager

Second-Nature-Team

We seek individuals who share our passion for excellence, good design and the environment to join our dynamic team. Visit the Careers page for vacancies or forward your expression of interest to careers@secondnature.co.nz.