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Sheepworld - General Admission - New Zealand Sheep and Wool Centre

Escape the hustle and bustle of the city and discover Rural New Zealand at Sheepworld, just a 40 minute drive north of Auckland!


  • An authentic, rural New Zealand farm experience!
  • Learn all about NZ farming, wool production and harvesting techniques
  • Enjoy a live show with entertaining, informative presenters
  • Get up close and personal with friendly farm and exotic animals
  • A fun and educational experience for all ages!

Discover Sheepworld - New Zealand’s premier showcase for sheep and wool production, where you can get a fascinating insight into how we farm our sheep in NZ, and harvest and use their wool.

In the show you'll get to watch close-up as the sheep are rounded up by the dogs, sorted and shorn. Learn amazing facts about sheep, farming, and wool from the entertaining and informative show-presenters.

There’s also a farmyard full of friendly farm and exotic animals, the New Zealand Wool Story exhibition, an eco-trail through stunning native bush, and a great café.

The on-site Ecowool shop offers beautiful knitwear, sheepskin footwear and rugs all made from natural, renewable materials.

Sheepworld is educational and fun for visitors of all ages and nationalities and is great whatever the weather!

Show Times: 11:30am - Sheep & Dog Show

Please Note: Sheep & Dog Show operates on weekends and school holidays only.

Adult $22.50
Child $14.00 (4 - 13 years )
Infant $0.00 (0 - 3 years )

What's included

  • General Park Admission
  • Sheep and Dog Show
  • Tickets give you all day access to the Park plus entry to the Sheep & Dog Show


  • Sheepworld is located on State Highway One (SH1) 65 KMs north of central Auckland, 4 kms North of Warkworth.

  • Twice daily direct bus service available from Auckland.

Child Friendly

  • This experience welcomes families with children.


  • Opening Hours: Open 10:00am to 4:00pm, Saturdays and Sundays (except Christmas Day).

    Show Times:11:30am - Sheep & Dog Show

    Please Note:Sheep & Dog Show operates on weekends and school holidays only.

    You are welcome to arrive any time after 10:00am on the date you have booked.

Available Bookings from December 07 to December 13

Change Dates

All prices are shown in NZD ($)

Tue 7 Dec
Wed 8 Dec
Thu 9 Dec
Fri 10 Dec
Sat 11 Dec
Sun 12 Dec
Mon 13 Dec

  • Adult$16.00
  • Child$14.00

  • Adult$16.00
  • Child$14.00

Authenticated Reviews & PhotosAll of our reviews are from people who have booked and paid for this activity thru Bookme

Authenticated Reviews & PhotosAll of our reviews are from people who have booked and paid for this activity thru Bookme


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eloisel from New Zealand wrote on 21 February 2020

Sheep world

Staff are very helpful and knowledgable. The talk was fantastic and informative. The animals are healthy. Lovely shop if you wanted to just buy wo products. Loved the baby goats!

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qiang1 from China wrote on 03 January 2020



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Lin Wang from New Zealand wrote on 08 August 2021



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angelab20 from New Zealand wrote on 26 April 2021

Great activity for the grandkids

Really nice relaxing activity with the grandkids, they loved being able to feed and pet the animals and enjoyed walking around and forest track.

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guipingl from New Zealand wrote on 18 April 2021

Great place for family fun

Great place for the family fun, nice to see many kinds of farm animals the sheep and dog show was funny and very informative . We had a great time there.

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