Sheepworld is New Zealand’s premier showcase for sheep and wool production, just 45 minutes north of the Auckland CBD.
Visitors can enjoy a step by step insight into how in New Zealand we farm our sheep, then harvest and use their wool.
In our twice-daily live shows the dogs skilfully round up and bring in the sheep, which are then sorted and shorn. Our presenters show how the dogs are trained, then explain how and why sheep are farmed here.
Our multimedia exhibition Wonderful Wool then
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explains the unique qualities of wool and demonstrates how the wool fleece is put to an amazing variety of uses.
To complete the picture our on-site retail store features high quality New Zealand sourced woollen and sheepskin clothing, footwear and furnishings.
Sheepworld is set in over 30 acres of beautiful New Zealand countryside. The complex also features a wide variety of friendly farmyard animals to meet, an informative eco-trail through stunning native bush, and a highly regarded café. ...