Animal Farm Rare Breeds Farm Park

Animal Farm is the ultimate hands on farm experience. Set on 17ha, get up close and personal with over 40 varieties of rare breed farm animals from New Zealand and around the world.


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Visit our modern, interactive, family-oriented farm park!

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You'll enjoy a variety of hands-on activities including bottle feeding (in season), llama walking, donkey riding, catching and releasing native crayfish, and much more.

In the petting area you can stroke the friendly goats, sheep, pigs, donkeys and mini horses - plus there are lots of rabbits and guinea pigs to cuddle.

Plan your visit around our daily timetable of fun activities, available every day.

Allow at least two hours for your visit - there's lots to do!

You'll love meeting many of the 40-plus rare breeds at Animal Farm.

This is a modern 21st century farm park where the animals are healthy and happy, and by their own choice will come running up to say hello!


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Physical address

Animal Farm Rare Breeds Farm Park, 389 Gardner Valley Road, Upper Moutere, Nelson, New Zealand.

Opening times

Business hours:
10am - 4pm
Months of operation:
All months of the year

Facilities and Features

Proximity to airport:
30 minutes drive
Proximity to town:
30 minutes from Nelson

Pricing and Conditions

Adult $14.00
(14 year(s) and under)
Other charges:
animal food small extra charge

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