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Animal Farm

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Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Great fun for all!

We were the first to enter which was great as we missed the crowd. Great fun, lots of variety and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Nelson, New Zealand
Cheeky goats

A great place to take children for a few hours. We had planned to go there for a couple of hours... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Auckland, New Zealand
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  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“guinea pigs”(4 reviews)
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Animal Farm is the ultimate hands on farm experience. Set on 17ha, we have over 40 varieties of rare breed farm animals from NZ and around the world.
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389 Gardner Valley Road, Upper Moutere, Mapua 7173, New Zealand
+64 3-543 2211
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were the first to enter which was great as we missed the crowd. Great fun, lots of variety and the walk around the park made sure we got our exercise in for the day. Patting the little lambs and goats was awesome fun, but...More

Thank Sherpa829084
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A great place to take children for a few hours. We had planned to go there for a couple of hours and ended up staying all afternoon. We could have stayed longer, especially our daughter. Our daughter (6) had a great time interacting with and...More

Thank angelaruegger
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place to visit with the kids. You can get very hands-on with the animals, and there are often baby animals too. We bottle fed the lambs and goats, and got to see the baby highland cow. You can buy animal feed pellets for the...More

Thank tuesdaygrlnz
Reviewed 10 October 2018

Two children, 11 & 9, vote this a great place to visit. There are tame animals wandering everywhere and you are allowed in the paddocks with many of the animals and birds who mob you for food. We fed and cuddled the baby goats, my...More

Thank arimmer2018
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

We had a great time. Low cost with a variety of farm animals who were all very friendly. Staff we helpful and relaxed. The baby pigs and goats were particularly friendly and loved lots of cuddles. Highly recommend this for a cheap and fun few...More

Thank vjrichardson
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

The farm itself deserves a 5 star, plenty to see, do and experience. Reasonable entry fees and able to purchase a wee bucket of animal feed for a couple of $ extra. You can go in the pens with the animals and brush the hairs...More

Thank Gemma R
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

We absolutely loved our visit to the animal farm today ♡ so many gorgeous & friendly animals & great, helpful & very approachable staff.More

Thank mandawicks1982nz
travelling_kiwi63, Owner at Animal Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Hi. Thank you so much for giving us such a great review. It is great to hear that you had such a good time. Our animals certainly love the attention as you can tell and I am glad that you found the staff very helpful....More

Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

Had the best time here. For an adult I had the best time with the animals, especially the rabbits. You get to hold the rabbits and feed the animals. I just want to live here and not leave till staff kick me out. Staff are...More

Thank cheersforbeers69
Reviewed 1 June 2018

Arriving in winter on June 1st and school holidays were not in session, I was thinking about a lovely experience with the peaceful and loving animals on this "farm." which is more of a zoo for animals than a farm. Arriving, noticed a large amount...More

Thank GaryD1511
Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

My 8 year old granddaughter and I spent a delightful few hours here this afternoon. The setting is very relaxed, and informal, and nicely spread out. There is a wide variety of farm and pet-type animals, and there were plenty of children patting and feeding...More

Thank BruceFarquhar
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