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Famlan Farm Park

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19 Rosebrook Road | Claremont, Timaru 7974, New Zealand
+64 21 458 583
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My Wife and I Are STILL Talking About This 1-month Later

My wife and I had an incredible time here. The animals are beautiful and well-cared for. You can... read more

Reviewed 13 March 2018
gwgez
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Houston, Texas
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Better than the zoo

The best and most unique part about this place is that you can enter all the enclosures and get up... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2018
sarha218
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Napier, New Zealand
via mobile
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Famlan is an animal farm park that's an Ideal outing for Families, Schools, Preschools, groups and animal lovers of all ages. All of our animals are very friendly most will let you get in with them some will be all over you (especially if you have FOOD)
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
LOCATION
19 Rosebrook Road | Claremont, Timaru 7974, New Zealand
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+64 21 458 583
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"friendly animals"
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"chickens and ducks"
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Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

My wife and I had an incredible time here. The animals are beautiful and well-cared for. You can tell the family running this place absolutely adores them and the animals are not exploited in any way. You get an up close and personal experience you...More

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Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

The best and most unique part about this place is that you can enter all the enclosures and get up close with all the animals and it’s a really cheap but lovely experience. We even got to feed and walk the baby goats

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Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

A great visit, host Richard very knowledgeable and personable, made us very welcome, enjoyed feeding all the animals, Harold the peacock enjoyed displaying his feathers but was camera shy. All the animals very friendly Well worth a visit

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Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

You feel like you are in a Disney movie with a white pony, Mandy, following you around along with several varieties of hens, ducks, and a majestic peacock, Harold (who lets you hand feed him!) as you feed adorable goats (Basil (Basel), Poppy, Keifer to...More

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Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

Lovley Host. Let us in with the big goats and got to walk and bottle feed the kids. this place would be fantastic for children. Well worth a stop if your coming past Timaru. We spent about an hour there. My favourite were the kune...More

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Reviewed 23 January 2018

My girlfriend and I had a fantastic visit to this place. Host was super nice and told us a lot about the different animals. You can buy a bucket of treats and get to feed the animals which is so much fun. Beware though, they...More

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Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

The friendliest animal is the black headed sheep right at the entrance! The rest were nice but not so loving.

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Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

Totally love this place. All the animals are very friendly and cute! Especially love the little sheep, so smart, always running to the person with food. The farm host is super nice and knowledgable. He guided us entering the goat area. The goats are too...More

Thank Linzi Z
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

A lovely place to visit with very friendly hosts and good variety of animals. So much space for the animals and we got to bottle feed the lamb and walk the pony. Well worth a visit.

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Reviewed 18 August 2017

Richard is very friendly and provided some very interesting information regarding his animals. We were provided boots so we didn't get our shoes dirty. The price is the best value in our 2 weeks in NZ and we had a chance to feed and pet...More

Thank Thomas X
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Joanna R, Owner at Famlan Farm Park, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2017

Thank you Thomas I"m glad you enjoyed your visit, I do know that Sugarpuff and Tuffty the lambs had fun getting your family very muddy

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