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Agrodome

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Address: 141 Western Rd, Ngongotaha, Rotorua, New Zealand
Phone Number:
+64 7-357 1050
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08:30 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 08:30 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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The Agrodome is one on New Zealand's most loved tourist attractions....

The Agrodome is one on New Zealand's most loved tourist attractions. Located just 10 kms north of the Rotorua CBD, the Agrodome is home to the multi award winning Sheep Show . This famous Rotorua attraction features live sheep shearing, 19 breeds of champion rams, cow milking, lamb feeding, dog demonstrations as well as a full New Zealand dog trial. There are three exciting shows a day at 9.30am, 11.00am and 2.30pm. Each Sheep Show is an hour duration. Also join the Farm & Orchard Tour for a hands-on experience with a variety of farm animals including Cattle, Deer, Alpaca, Ostrich, Sheep and much more. You will also visit the Education Centre for honey and kiwifruit juice tasting. The Farm Tours depart daily at 10.40am, 12.10pm, 1.30pm and 3.40pm. Complete your Agrodome experience with a visit to the Woollen Mill and Shearing Shed to see the full process of wool from the Sheep's back to yours. The Farmyard Nursery is also a must see with baby animals available for cuddles and photos year round. After a full-on day of farm fun, ensure that you grab a souvenir to remember your visit from our fabulous gift store the Dog and Whistle . With a great range of New Zealand, Rotorua and Agrodome quality souvenirs you find something you can treasure forever. This all weather attraction is open 365 days of the year from 8.30am to 5.00pm.

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Awesome show

I was amazed by the show. 19 kinds of sheep. Who knew. Very professional and fun. Sheep shearing is an athletic sport. Worth seeing.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I was amazed by the show. 19 kinds of sheep. Who knew. Very professional and fun. Sheep shearing is an athletic sport. Worth seeing.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We caught a streak of bad weather while in Rotorua, and decided to hit Agrodome based on other reviews of this being doable in the rain. We skipped the outdoors tour as it seemed like it would be too wet, but the sheep show turned out to be entirely indoors. We LOVED the show. The host, Scottie, was totally hilarious... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Agrodome can be defined as an amusement park mixing adrenaline and family attractions. There is no entrance ticket, you just pay for the attractions you try. We stopped in the Agrodome to experience zorbing, but my husband also tried the Freefall Xtreme (have a look at the Agrodome website for more info) and was very satisfied (despite some scratches!).... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The show wasn't all that appealing for me but my son would've had a great time interacting with the farm animals and dogs after the show!!

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Findlay, Ohio
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The show was great. Perfect combination of showmanship and standup comedy. The animals were so well trained. Wished we could have spent more time here, but our tour had other stops after so the visit was cut short.

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Thanks for your review :) Glad you enjoyed the show! More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

What this man can't do with sheep isn't worth talking about this is polished showmanship at its very best. It is a class act and the rams and dogs did everything that was asked of them, very entertaining and will be loved and enjoyed by parents and children alike even includes audience participation. This is a must go to attraction.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Well worth a trip. Very entertaining show and ability to see and touch plenty of animals. Kids would love it.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place was super fun! We really enjoyed the show and the farm tour was great it had great views and also you get to interact with all the animals.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From the working dog demonstration to the farm tour we were captivated. Best of this type of tourism.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed the animals in the side area before the show began. What a showman! He made learning about all of the breeds of sheep fun. His demo showed how to sheer a sheep in under a minute--pros do 300 in a nine-hour day! His sheep dogs performed on command. This would be a great place to take children.

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