Walter Peak High Country Farm

Cruise across Lake Wakatipu on the TSS Earnslaw vintage steamship, enjoy a farmyard tour and see sheep dog demonstrations. Traditional afternoon tea is included and served at the historic Colonel's Homestead.




Cruise across Lake Wakatipu on our TSS Earnslaw vintage steamship and disembark at Walter Peak High Country Farm.

Enjoy a guided walking tour of the farm with the opportunity to feed sheep, deer, alpacas and get up close with Scottish Highland cows. Head to the amphitheatre to watch the sheep dogs in action as they showcase their remarkable skills rounding up sheep from the paddocks.

Freshly baked afternoon tea is served in the Mackenzie room with plenty of time to relax and explore the award-winning gardens.

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Physical address

88 Beach Street, Steamer Wharf, Central Queenstown, New Zealand.

Pricing and Conditions

Adult $95.00
(15 year(s) and under)
Other charges:
Café-style food and drinks are available for purchase from the Promenade Café on board the TSS Earnslaw. Souvenirs are available to purchase from the Woolshed Gift Shop at Walter Peak.
Further pricing information:
Prices valid from 25 June – 30 Sep 2022, per person based on a Walter Peak High Country Farm Tour departing from Queenstown. Infants (0-4 yrs) carried free of charge. TSS Earnslaw will undergo annual maintenance from 29 May - 9 July 2022 and will not be operating. Walter Peak excursions will operate from 25th June at a discounted price, using a substitute vessel.
Cancellation policy:
If cancelling or amending a retail booking, a refund will only be granted when RealNZ receives notification 24 hours prior to departure.

Opening times

Business hours:
RealNZ Visitor Centre, Steamer Wharf, Queenstown. Open 7 days.
Months of operation:
Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec

Language support

  Written Spoken
Chinese (Traditional) YES NO
German YES NO
Japanese YES NO
Korean YES NO

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