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Sheepworld

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324 State Highway One, Warkworth, Auckland 0981, New Zealand
+64 9-425 7444
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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 amazing variety of products, many of which are on sale in our store. There’s also an eco-discovery stroll through native bush, a natural adventure playground, a farmyard full of animals and an on-site cafe. Suitable for all ages.
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  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sheep shearing” (21 reviews)
“dog show” (14 reviews)
“lamb” (10 reviews)
LOCATION
324 State Highway One, Warkworth, Auckland 0981, New Zealand
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+64 9-425 7444
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"sheep shearing"
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"dog show"
in 14 reviews
"lamb"
in 10 reviews
"gift shop"
in 13 reviews
"the barn"
in 6 reviews
"animal food"
in 6 reviews
"friendly animals"
in 5 reviews
"nice cafe"
in 4 reviews
"feeding the animals"
in 4 reviews
"wool products"
in 4 reviews
"all ages"
in 10 reviews
"cafe on site"
in 3 reviews
"showed how"
in 3 reviews
"working sheep"
in 3 reviews
"obstacle course"
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"bottle feeding"
in 3 reviews
"highly recommend this place"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a really wonderful experience full of information about sheep farming. The show includes, dog handling, sheep shearing and lamb feeding. Great show well presented and very enjoyable. Two shows a day starting at 11am and 2pm. Highly recommended.

Thank T2865CLdavid
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took a couple a couple of preschoolers and they loved it. A good opportunity for them to feed and pat a range of animals. I'd recommend it to anyone with young children

Thank prundlett
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was a wonderful place to take the kids to see and learn about shearing sheep, feeding lambs, feeding all the animals. Interesting gift shop and good parking.

Thank Kristi24_13
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had an amazing day at Sheepworld. The park has many great animals (sheep, rabbits, emus,...) and a nice Eco-discovery trail. I can highly recommend to go to the Sheep & Dog show. It was so interesting to see the sheep shearing and to learn...More

Thank Ha_jenny
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

OMG, so many wonderful animals!!!! You can buy animal feed to give to the super friendly residents. Definitely pay for the sheep show as well, it's interesting to learn how the farmers shear and herd in the animals and the sheepdog's important job. Highlights of...More

Thank Bee W
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Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

Took our grandchildren (age 4 & 9), and was blown away by experience. The children were encouraged to participate in sheep sheering, bottle feeding and petting. A great day out for all of us.

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Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

The main animal park is worth the visit as its very interactive. The sheep demonstration is not great. Compared to the Agrodome at Rotarua, there's too much talking and not enough happening; as a result all the kids at our visit got a bit bored...More

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Sheepworld, Manager at Sheepworld, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2018

Thanks for your review, We're pleased to hear that you enjoyed your visit but are a bit puzzled by your comments about the show, as they seem very much at odds with the general feedback from our visitors (see other reviews). Our shows are designed...More

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Reviewed 3 March 2018

We visited Sheep World and we had a great time. The sheep shearing, petting the Animals as well as the tidbits of information supplied us by the Shearer's were quite interesting. Too bad it rained a bit that morning. We saw how the sheep dog...More

Thank JYao55
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Reviewed 6 February 2018

Awesome place to take your kids! Especially the sheep & dog show, just make sure you get there by 11am but if you don't there's another one at 2pm. They're in the Entertainment Book too so for those who has one, bring the voucher &...More

Thank Vincent L
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Reviewed 25 January 2018

The visit here was a big surprise as to the fun and informative sheep experience. The feeding time was a huge hit with the children and some parents as well. The shearing demo was probably the most fun and informative show of this type we...More

Thank Graham S
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Kristen M
20 March 2016|
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The show lasts approximately one hour.
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