Middle Rock High Station Farm Tour & Lunch
- Duration: 5 Hours (approx.)
- Location: Christchurch, Canterbury
- Product code: PFVYVL
Middle Rock High Country Sheep Station is located amongst the
breathtaking Southern Alps. The tour consists of an hour and a
half 4x4 farm drive with stunning views of Mount Hutt and the
Rakaia River, including seasonal farming activities, dog mustering,
sheep handling and lamb feeding (in season).
Every tour is a unique experience where you will learn about their
holistic approach to farming and get to see the award winning
wetlands they set up for the local bird life, a trout breeding stream
and the remains of an historic irrigation system. After the tour you
will head back to the homestead with the host’s family for a hearty
Kiwi farm lunch, with optional glass of beer or wine. As you enjoy
your meal there is plenty of time to discuss in detail how the
farm is run.
To make this a truly unforgettable experience add in the optional
excitement of an exhilarating Jet Boat ride up the stunning Rakaia
River, to the base of Middle Rock station. There you will be treated
to morning tea riverside, before joining the farm tour and then on
Allow 4-5 hours. Minimum passenger numbers apply.