New Zealand’s Agrodome located only 10 minutes from Rotorua City centre is set in the heart of 350 acres of lush farmland. Visitors from all over the globe come to see the world-famous Farm Show, which stars a cast of talented animals. Join us for a guided tour of the farm, visit the nursery where you can cuddle the baby animals, or travel back in time and watch a sheep being shorn with vintage machinery.
The legendary ‘Agrodome Farm Show’ offers 3 shows per day with full commentary available in 10 languages… a fun-packed hour of education and entertainment for the whole family. You will be introduced to 19 different breeds of sheep; you will watch a live sheep shearing demonstration and participate in a fun sheep auction. It’s not just the sheep that are stars but also our farm dogs too, watch them as they demonstrate their abilities to respond to certain commands, keeping both the sheep and the ducks in line! Hop onto the stage and hand feed the baby lambs or take the opportunity to hand-milk a cow.
Located in a 350-acre working farm, the Agrodome also offers guided tours of the farm, animals and the orchard. You will begin your tour by climbing aboard an all terrain, all weather vehicle as we start your Your entry ticket includes access to the Agrodome nursery, which is home to the cutest animals. Here you can pet or cuddle the baby animals which can include puppies, baby goats, lambs calves and ducklings, have your photo taken with these friendly babies before you pop over to the herding area to watch a free live dog trial.
exploration of the farm. You will get to take photos of all sorts of friendly animals that include cattle, deer, pigs, alpacas, sheep and llamas as well as being able to hand-feed them and you will learn lots of fascinating facts as well as having a few laughs along the way.
As you explore our olive grove and fruit orchard you will have the chance to taste kiwifruit wine, lovely sweet honey and natural kiwifruit juice…entertainment for the adults and kids alike.
Visit the Agrodome Shearing Shed and be whisked back into the 1950’s in our authentic recreation of a Shearing Shed. Learn how New Zealand became the world’s number one wool growing nation and watch a sheep being shorn with the vintage machinery. There are numerous interactive displays of memorabilia, historical photographs and video footage as you journey through the history of the country’s wool industry and learn about the inspiring story of two world champion sheep shearers who revolutionized the shearing and wool handling industries.