"Agrodome" The Unique Farm Experience
Tour R 04
This tour is an absolute pleasure to go on and never fails to please everyone from young and old,
Even the teenagers end up with a smile on there face!.
This attraction take's approximately 3-4hrs for the basic venue which includes entrance to the Agrodome show, and the ride on the farm tour where you have the opportunity to feed a variety of animals see kiwi fruit & olive orchards, sample kiwi juice & local honey!
The world renowned Agrodome in Rotorua is a one in a million experience for anyone interested in animals or who just wants to see a very entertaining show and get close to a range of animals. A 160 hectare working sheep and cattle farm with 1200 sheep and 120 beef cattle, the Agrodome gives its visitors a hands on, live farming experience. The legendary sheep show comprises shearing and cow-milking demonstrations and lamb feeding and is guaranteed to appeal to people of all ages. Visitors will also have the chance to interact with commercially farmed animals such as sheep, goats, cattle, deer, alpacas and ostriches. Explore the farm and learn the history of New Zealand agriculture on an eco farm tour and experience the farmyard nursery and shearing shed. The Woollen Mill provides insight into the final stages of wool production, carding, spinning, weaving and knitting; with live demonstrations using wool from the sheep show stage. The mill also has a sustainable crafts and garments store in which all products are made from pure New Zealand wool. Souvenir hunters the Dog and Whistle shop is a must visit. Wind up the day with a bite to eat and a coffee at the Farm view Café.
Coffee Kiosk onsite providing light snacks, hot and cold beverages, and ice creams.
You can upgrade to the "Get Off Road on the Farm" Where you will have to hold on tight! to the powerful 686cc Yamaha Viking VI will get you anywhere on the farm, with room for six in the cab (including driver). Grab the padded hand rails and belt in to our comfy seats, with staggered seat backs for extra shoulder room - we'll have you taking on the terrain in style. Half doors and shoulder rests help keep out the mud (not promising!) without restricting your view.
To add this venue to a private charter please add Adult $50.00nzd Child $25.00nzd
Upgrade to off road farm tour: adult extra $70.00nzd Child extra $60.00nzd
Visit the 160 hectare working sheep and cattle farm with 1200 sheep and 120 beef cattle
See the legendary Agrodome Farm Show – 19 breeds of sheep, shearing demo, working farm dogs, milk a cow and feed a lamb opportunities, dog trial and a live sheep auction, packed into a one hour show
Farm Show is housed in an all-weather venue and shows are at 9.30am, 11am and 2.30pm each day. you can visit the farm nursery and Shearing Museum.
Tour the whole farm on the back of our all-weather custom-built tractors – meet the resident alpaca, sheep, lambs, goats, deer and cattle. Hand feed them if you like! They love photos too. Visit the Orchard and try some kiwifruit juice.
Tours at the venue are one hour long and depart at 10.40am, 12.10pm, 1.30pm and 3.40pm, every day. Our tour includes entry to the Shearing Museum
Two retail experiences on site – the Dog & Whistle Souvenir Shop, and the specialised Woollen Mill Shop demonstrating wool production, carding, spinning, weaving and knitting; with live demonstrations using wool from the sheep show stage.