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Hawkes Bay Farmyard Zoo

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32 East Road, Hastings 4180, New Zealand
+64 6-875 0244
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Fun animal experience and awesome horse trek

This place was awesome. Our cruise ship docked in Napier for the day and we hired a car to come out... read more

Reviewed 23 November 2013
AusKitty
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Melbourne
A fantastic day out

Our son had a fantastic time here. He made friends with a lamb and loved grooming and riding the... read more

Reviewed 22 November 2013
Satrinab
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Brisbane, Australia
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“farm animals” (10 reviews)
“pony rides” (9 reviews)
LOCATION
32 East Road, Hastings 4180, New Zealand
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+64 6-875 0244

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Reviewed 23 November 2013

This place was awesome. Our cruise ship docked in Napier for the day and we hired a car to come out here. My husband and I really enjoyed the animals (it’s not just for kids)! It’s really affordable and the cups of food only cost...More

Thank AusKitty
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Reviewed 22 November 2013

Our son had a fantastic time here. He made friends with a lamb and loved grooming and riding the ponies. It was well worth the visit!

Thank Satrinab
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Reviewed 5 November 2013

My 3 children absolutely love it here (it is our 2nd visit), they got to feed baby lamb, cuddle some little chicks, go for a pony ride, feed all sorts of birds and animals. They also had a blast on the playground. The staff were...More

Thank Courtney P
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Reviewed 8 May 2013

What a great little set up - from the road the farmyard zoo doesn't look like much, but once you're through the gates it's a different story. Animals everywhere, most of them friendly enough to pat. Kids will spend ages running back and forth between...More

2  Thank KentandMichelle
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Reviewed 1 May 2013

Wonderful place for kids to feed animals, ride horses and have fun, just great. Brilliant family day out.

Thank kizilay10
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Reviewed 8 January 2013

We visited as a family of five with children five to fourteen - and we all enjoyed it enormously. The many animals were all kept very well and looked good (if not to say "happy"). We spent 2.5 hours and could have stayed longer. The...More

2  Thank Axel H
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Reviewed 16 November 2012

it was lovely. bottle feeding lambs, being chased by the ducks chickens et al. its a perfect destination for people with kids. the

1  Thank Aussie_trekker
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Reviewed 11 November 2012

We had a wonderful family day out here - it's a shame there aren't more places like this around the country! Our son loved feeding and getting up close to the animals and really enjoyed his pony ride. The whole park is really nicely laid...More

1  Thank Sarah F
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Reviewed 28 October 2012

The kids loved it & it was the perfect time of year to visit - baby animals everywhere. The kids had great fun feeding the animals & bottle feeding the lambs. Well priced affordable outing for families.

Thank NzKiwi4
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Reviewed 19 October 2012

grandkids loved it, the closeness of the animals, strolling around, the play area, and the horse rides. the feeding scared the little fellow but he so got over that once shown how

Thank Nyla S
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