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Hawkes Bay Farmyard Zoo

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Great experience

Loved it all! Very interesting and you can touch some of the animals. Trekking is done with... read more

Reviewed 26 January 2014
Rosalind H
London, United Kingdom
Awesome, just awesome!

Hi Dyan, I just wanted to thank you for a superb trek this afternoon. Lexxie had a wonderful... read more

Reviewed 24 January 2014
Havelock North, New Zealand
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32 East Road, Hastings 4180, New Zealand
+64 6-875 0244
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Reviewed 26 January 2014

Loved it all! Very interesting and you can touch some of the animals. Trekking is done with experienced riders around the beautiful local countryside

Thank Rosalind H
Reviewed 24 January 2014

Hi Dyan, I just wanted to thank you for a superb trek this afternoon. Lexxie had a wonderful hour or so on Casper and I have put her to bed tonight with the widest smile that you can ever imagine. Please will you pass my...More

Thank HayleyC45
Reviewed 29 December 2013 via mobile

We have been to the farm park about five times now, the first few times with our kids and now they are grown up we still enjoy going on our own. The park is always clean and tidy and the animals are clearly well cared...More

Thank sharynb03
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
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
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
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
Reviewed 1 May 2013

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

Thank kizilay10
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
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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