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Hawkes Bay Farmyard Zoo

Features Animals
32 East Road, Hastings, New Zealand
+64 6-875 0244
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Great Interactive Activity

It was such a cool thing to do with kids and it was even cooler getting to feed the animals and... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2017
Abby M
Hastings, New Zealand
Great way to entertain the teens

We passed here on the way to a winery and realised they did pony trecking. We booked the kids in... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2017
Tauranga, New Zealand
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  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
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“pony rides” (9 reviews)
“farm animals” (9 reviews)
32 East Road, Hastings, New Zealand
+64 6-875 0244

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Reviewed 21 October 2017

It was such a cool thing to do with kids and it was even cooler getting to feed the animals and rode on the pony.

Thank Abby M
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

We passed here on the way to a winery and realised they did pony trecking. We booked the kids in for the one hour treck which was good value at $80 plus the girls got a discounted entry into the zoo to feed the animals....More

Thank Masson5
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

My 4 year old enjoyed himself. Probably wasn't as much to see as what we'd expected. Lots of the same animals. Goats, horses... it was quite cold the day we went, didn't take us long to get round, probably half an hour. Pricing was quite...More

Thank Kijaco01
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

We took our 4 year old here this morning for a fun time seeing the animals. We purchased feed for the animals which she enjoyed. Great walking around in the "farm like" environment. Would not go here without kids as for adults it gets a...More

Thank summerelisabeth
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Went to the place with my 6 y old son, he really enjoyed feeding the animals. They also offer Pony and train rides for some extra fees. Overall I found the place and the pricing reasonable and worth a visit with kids. They may need...More

Thank klkamish
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Just to get it out of the way, there is not a lot to see or do in this place. What this place offers is a fill-in activity that you can complete in an hour or so of visit. Which is what we needed to...More

Thank Chris M
Reviewed 30 April 2017

I'm not an animal expert but this place seemed very smelly (and poopy). My daughters enjoyed it, but I thought it was very expensive and I thought the farmyard was pretty messy and didn't appear to be well looked after. I could be totally wrong...More

Thank StickyNicky43
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

This is a fabulous place to take the kids for a great day out! Feeding the animals, petting the rabbits, sheep, goats - chickens running around everywhere lol. You can buy corn to feed the animals as well and also purchase pony rides :) Buy...More

1  Thank Rowie08
Reviewed 26 March 2017

We found this place via the internet of things to do in Napier. We went with an open mind, but were disappointed to see how run down it was and many of the animals in dirty and muddy / swamped pens. I thought a lot...More

2  Thank Sarah D
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

We visited here late in the afternoon as a last minute decision. The place was awesome for my 2.5 year old. We were the only ones there so didn't have to queue or wait for anything. The young lady who was running the place was...More

1  Thank miafatdog
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