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Ambury Park

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Address: Ambury Road, Manukau, New Zealand
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Great place to visit with kids

Had a great morning here with my son who is fascinated with farm animals. You could go in to paddocks with the animals and there was a great range on animals there. Also a... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
David C
Melbourne, Australia

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Melbourne, Australia
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30 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a great morning here with my son who is fascinated with farm animals. You could go in to paddocks with the animals and there was a great range on animals there. Also a beautiful place to walk, around the farm and the foreshore. Highly recommend this as an alternative to more commercialised tourist attractions.

Thank David C
Hyderabad, India
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103 reviews
53 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dear Madam/Sir, RE: Ambury Park in Auckland region has natural vegetation rich in flora and fauna. This Park is a stable for all kinds of farm animals such as cattle, sheep and hen. The sheer beauty of the long trees and the sight of cattle grazing leaves a lasting impression. Thank you

Thank vrangad04
Manukau, New Zealand
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

a good day out with the kids is always guaranteed at ambury. see all the farm animals up close (sheep,rabbits,cows,pigs,chickens,turkey,peacock, goats and horses) there's also access to the beach to go looking for crabs and other critters. it's good to get out, go for a walk and enjoy the fresh air and even better it's FREE!!!

Thank Eden R
Unity, Canada
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26 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

We walked out to the little resting site. It was pouring and we got soaked. We were not prepared but it's so peaceful out there. Sheep are everywhere. You can see a few different kinds of birds.

Thank Sunshine H
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17 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016

The title was totally what it meant - to just walk in and wander within the park. You'll be greeted with great scenic of the sea and volanco, sheeps, cows and chickens. Best part of it? It's free and parking is so easy! Didn't manage to witness the cow milking because we arrived later in the day. Will definitely recommend... More 

Thank yapbern
Manila, Philippines
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1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

Very recommended must go. You will feel the New Zealand to this area. And if you love animals 😄 go and have some fun

Thank Ken Wesley K
Manukau, New Zealand
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8 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2016

has a great petting zoo for the children, lovely walks, the children cna help with the milking and shearing of the sheep. it is good for city kids to see how a cow is milked.

Thank jgismith
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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573 reviews
349 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 166 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 March 2016

In the mid position between Auckland City centre and Auckland Airport, this Council Park is also a farm, operational farm in small scale with sheep (and shearing function), pig, cow (and milking facility), and horses paddock. This park also has functions as a caravan park and playground for children, bird watching and walking tracks. Not a very spectacular park, but... More 

Thank santo t
Wynyard, Canada
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110 reviews
89 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 February 2016

What a hassle to try and set up a tent. First you have to phone in from a phone at the gate, and wait, and wait, and wait for someone to answer (like 30 minutes), then you are transferred to another department for payment with credit card. That department transfers you back to the first place for confirmation and a... More 

Thank hereandtherephotos
Auckland, New Zealand
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111 reviews
69 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 181 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 February 2016

Very good petting zoo.. But I believe they should have more staff and better signage to reach here. A good place to experience rural life in the city, especially because it is just so close to Auckland. Part farm, part regional park, this place has a lot to satisfy kids and adults alike. The farm area has a range of... More 

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