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“sheep shearing”(21 reviews)
“dog show”(13 reviews)
“lamb”(10 reviews)
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Sheepworld is New Zealand’s Sheep and Wool Centre. In twice-daily live demonstrations the dogs round up and bring in the sheep, which are then sorted and shorn. Our Wonderful Wool multimedia exhibition then explains how the fleece is turned into an...more
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324 State Highway One, Warkworth, Auckland 0981, New Zealand
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+64 9-425 7444
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All reviews sheep shearing dog show lamb petting zoo the barn animal food friendly animals feed the animals nice cafe wool products cafe on site working sheep obstacle course highly recommend this place all ages great for kids great stop
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I always thought this was a 'tourist' attraction that would be really expensive and boring but I was pleasantly surprised. My daughter really, really wanted to go for her 16th birthday so we toddled along with both teenagers. The younger one was in heaven -...More

Thank StickyNicky43
Sheepworld, Manager at Sheepworld, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks, it's lovely to hear you had a fabulous day here at Sheepworld. Many people don't realise that Sheepworld is great for all ages and nationalities, and locals too. So thanks for letting everyone know that!

Reviewed 14 August 2018

We went to sheep world on a day that it poured. But the rain didn't damper our trip. The sheep shearer - a Wonder Woman - was able to likity-split take off the sheep's wool. But before doing so, she taught the group a lot...More

Thank GinaMLarson
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Great visit. We enjoyed every minute of it. The kids loved it. We would have stayed longer for further farm life experience if was possible. Thanks for a lovely experience 🙏

Thank Shiri N
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

We decided on introducing the kids to the sheeps and got there for the show at 2 pm. The turn off from the main road was tricky to navigate, but once there was great. We got to see the farm animals including donkeys, pigs and...More

Thank Pata2020
Reviewed 18 July 2018

I came here a lot as a child on the journey to auckland . Its always being a great place to go with the family . We would stop , have lunch and go for walk and feed the animals . It has however lost...More

Thank AylaN_iToursntix
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

We came for a look with the kids during the holidays, however couldn't justify the high cost for the show so just got admission to the park. I realise its winter and it's been raining a lot, however the place is looking tired and unkempt...More

Thank Kara C
Sheepworld, Manager at Sheepworld, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2018

Hi Kara We're disappointed and surprised to read your comments about your recent visit. You are correct in saying that the recent wet and cold weather makes it challenging for us to keep everything in tip top condition at all times. But we work hard...More

Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

We went there just to see and feed the animals (we didn’t see the show) that’s a fun day out. Really friendly animals, and there is heaps to see. Really nice and helpful staff. Loved it!

Thank Companion739253
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

This place is for everyone, not just children. My husband and I went to sheep world when we were over visiting family. We are from Wales in the U.K. where there are many sheep but inaccessible. I loved it there, fed some lambs, watched the...More

Thank Trish E
Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

You must make it to the show otherwise there’s not much to see. The show was very informative, good for family with small kids!

Thank thespacetraveller
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

This is a really wonderful experience full of information about sheep farming. The show includes, dog handling, sheep shearing and lamb feeding. Great show well presented and very enjoyable. Two shows a day starting at 11am and 2pm. Highly recommended.

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Kristen M
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The show lasts approximately one hour.
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