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Walter Peak High Country Farm

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Address: Lake Wakatipu | Steamer Wharf, 88 Beach Street,, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
Phone Number:
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Disembark from your TSS Earnslaw Cruise and experience New Zealand's high...

Disembark from your TSS Earnslaw Cruise and experience New Zealand's high country farming lifestyle. Join our rural host for a walking tour of Walter Peak's farmyard. Help feed the sheep, get close to deer and Scottish Highland Cattle, watch the farm dogs in action and see the farmer shear a sheep. Stroll through the gardens to the Colonel's Homestead Restaurant for morning/afternoon tea beside the lake.

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Awesome BBQ & sheep show fun

Cruise across on the Earnslaw with a pre dinner drink or hot drinks in the cold weather! The lunch or evening BBQ are a must so much choice and delicious meatiness and the best... read more

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Reviewed yesterday NEW

Cruise across on the Earnslaw with a pre dinner drink or hot drinks in the cold weather! The lunch or evening BBQ are a must so much choice and delicious meatiness and the best sticky date/toffee ever, it's difficult to stop at just one! Then it's off to watch a sheep dog and sheep shearing demo. A definite Queenstown must... More 

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Thank Claire S
Kawerau
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Travel across the lake on the TSS Ernslaw to a huge BBQ lunch, look at the farm show and return. Great value for money

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Macksville, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Fantastic day out going across on the TSS Ernslaw The BBQ at the restaurant was excellent,, so much to choose from and the lamb just melts in the mouth.. highly recommended

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Brisbane, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A wonderful evening being serenaded by a pianist onboard the SS Earnslaw on our way to Walter Peak. We enjoyed a BBQ Buffet dinner and a sheep shearing demonstration - great evening.

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Sydney Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We were dropped off by the TSS Earnslaw here to enjoy a fabulous gourmet BBQ lunch! Nothing was spared here! So much great food buffet style. Even though there were quite a few people we didn't feel pushed and shoved. The organisers called you up table by table. The views from this s very loved homestead are spectacular. Glorious garden... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We took the steam ferry over to Walter Peak Farm and pre-paid for lunch. Thoroughly enjoyed the meal and had no complaints about the service. Trip included a sheep dog workout and a shearing exhibition. Both well presented and with a minimum of fuss. Felt that the meal was a little rushed to ensure we got to these other activities... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We took a farm excursion which involved a 30 minute each way trip on the Earnslaw steamer. Then joined the farmer to feed the animals which included sheep, deer, alpacas and highland cattle. Both kids and adults enjoyed this. Afternoon tea was then served- nice selection of cakes and scones. The gardens are particularly lovely. The tour finished with a... More 

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Forster, Australia
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My wife & I first dined at the Walter Peak Station in 2015 and even though they had a full house of (probably) over 100, the dining experience was excellent. However, 2 years later and the restaurant standards have slipped. While the amount and variety of food is still tremendous (not the prawns!) the BBQ kitchen area was definitely not!... More 

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a must do while in queenstown,beautiful scenery and cruise and the homestead is gorgeous but the food and service was outstanding,the bbq of all bbqs.By far the best buffet meal l've ever had in my life,worth every cent!

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Winter Haven, Florida
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Take a trip on an old steamer across the lake to the sheep farm for a great BBQ dinner. Be aware, however, that this is definitely a tourist operation. The boat was crowded, and there were probably a couple hundred people at the dinner. However, it was handled efficiently, with tables being called one at a time. The meal was... More 

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