Karangahake Gorge - Bullswool Farm Park Family Pass


Get a unique working farm experience that the entire family will love as you visit the beautiful Bullswool Farm Park!


  • Take the entire family on an unmissable kiwi farmland adventure!
  • Hand-feed a range of rare-breed farm animals including emus, rabbits, llamas and donkeys and much more!
  • Explore many walking tracks, the native bird reserve and Gold & Kauri Museum
  • Minutes from the famous Karangahake Gorge walking tracks
  • A fantastic idea for the entire family - there's something for everyone!

Round up the family and prepare to tick off a must-do kiwi experience with a visit to Bullswool Farm Park.

Perfectly positioned just minutes from the famous Karangahake Gorge walking tracks with stunning views and surrounded by bush-clad hills, Bullswool Farm is a quintessential kiwi working farm home to many rare-breed farm animals in their natural flocks and herds that are friendly and well-cared for.

You'll have the chance to get acquainted with all the animals which include miniature horses, emus, goats, alpacas, llamas, deer, paint horses, kune-kune pigs, miniature cattle, rabbits, rare breed chickens, ducks, pheasants, coloured sheep and donkeys! You'll also get one bucket of animal food to hand-feed the animals - even the big ones!

The kids will love entertaining themselves in the play area which features fascinating wooden play structures built by award-winning sculptor, Tony Howse and you can spend a bit of time exploring nature on one of the many walking tracks or see the native bird reserve and the Gold & Kauri Museum.

If you like, why not bring your own lunch to eat at one of the several picnic areas and enjoy the peace and tranquillity for a bit longer. There really is something for everyone!

Individual Passes available here!

Family Pass $64.00

What's included

  • Includes access to the Bush Discovery Reserve & Gold and Kauri Museum
  • One bucket of animal food


  • Bullswool Farm: 240 Rahu Road, RD4, Karangahake Gorge, Paeroa.

Child Friendly

  • This experience welcomes families with children.


  • Open Hours: 10am - 4pm (Last admission 3:30pm)

    Family Pass: 2x Adults and up to 3x Children

    Child Age: 2-17 years old inclusive.

Available Bookings from 27 Jun to 03 Jul 2022

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  • Family Pass$45.00 Less than 6 at this price!

  • Family Pass$45.00 Less than 6 at this price!

  • Family Pass$45.00 Less than 6 at this price!

  • Family Pass$45.00 Less than 6 at this price!

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


8 reviews

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ernestinem from New Zealand wrote on 18 January 2021

Definately recommend to all! Lessssssssgo!

Beautiful place, loved the drive up from Rotorua to feed the animals. So excited to see us. Definately recommend to all pepz. Will be going back more now. Very well worth the price. Plenty of love to go around! Thanks heaps to the receptionist. Very patient with us as we had a group of loud excited pepz wanting to explore..... Miharo te kitenga atu. E kore aku mihi e mimiti..... Paiā!

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Danielle Brar from New Zealand wrote on 21 October 2020

Awesome place to visit

We had a great time! Highly recommend!

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Amanda from New Zealand wrote on 10 October 2020

Kids had a great time

Went with a large group, lots for the kids to play on. Worth getting a discount, wouldn't pay full price sorry but felt it was good value at discounted rate.

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Amy Obrien from New Zealand wrote on 15 March 2021

Great family day out

So much to do. Beautiful grounds. You can spen the whole day here exploring.

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Scott Wastney from New Zealand wrote on 01 February 2021

Family outing

Great afternoon out, left it a bit late and wanted to stay longer, all the boys enjoyed there time with plenty to do, definitely would recommend to other families

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