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Sheepworld

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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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Reviewed August 15, 2019 via mobile

Paid for both the show and the farm and it was worth it. The show is very informative and interactive! You can also buy food to feed the animals for $2 and the $2 bag goes a long way. There’s more than just sheep too!...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed June 5, 2019 via mobile

It was time to try out this cafe for a coffee which was very good and have a look around the wool shop to get some possum socks. They had lovely sheep skins, jackets, gloves, socks and more. Great place to take the family especially...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed June 3, 2019 via mobile

I cannot count how many times I passed this place and never stopped, how ever that all changed this past weekend. My wife, and my youngest daughter visited our oldest daughter in Auckland and we were traveling up to whangarei. We stayed a bit longer...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 1, 2019

I was not impressed. It was fun to look at all the sheep, and understand the process of how wool is processed, but the trek was not worthwhile.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Nance W
Reviewed May 25, 2019

An ideal place to visit with you whanau and tamariki. Do not miss the sheep- dog show and sheep rearing. It is fun, entertaining and lots to learn from. There are many other animals you could feed and spend time with. A must visit if...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed May 11, 2019 via mobile

Had a great family day out here despite the rain! Our kids aged 10,8 and 5 loved feeding all the animals. The hour long show led by Taryn was a real highlight. She was really engaging and passionate about the world of sheep and the...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed April 14, 2019

We've been there with some of our guests and had a good time. friendly staff, expert commentary and lots of fun. the demonstration was well done and interesting. you learn a lot about the incredible sheep dogs and how they wool is produced in New...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed March 2, 2019 via mobile

With 25 million sheep in a country with 5 million population, this is the place to best sum up the typical kiwi lifestyle. The venue is good and animals are people friendly. A must for little kids as feeding sheep, ponies , bunnies are the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed February 22, 2019

Enjoyed a walk around the property, as well as some homemade fruit sorbet and ice cream. Very enjoyable. The shop offers a variety of woolen items as well as NZ touristy knickknacks also.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank JonathanH304
Reviewed January 24, 2019

Sheep world gives you an interesting and fun show how sheep farmers works with well trained dogs helping the farmer to bring in the sheep. You will also learn a lot about the sheep handling and the wool.

Date of experience: January 2019
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kristenmerke
March 20, 2016|
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Response from Sheepworld | Property representative |
The show lasts approximately one hour.
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