Am­bury Park farm fun day

Auckland City Harbour News - - NEWS -

Thou­sands of peo­ple turned up at Am­bury Park Farm Day on Sun­day for a taste of life on the farm.

It was a day filled with farm­ing and recre­ational dis­plays, demon­stra­tions and ac­tiv­i­ties, such as sheep shear­ing, pony and horse rides, but­ter mak­ing, cow milk­ing, wood chop­ping, gum­boot throw­ing, bouncy cas­tles and much more.

Am­bury Re­gional Park is a work­ing farm.

It has a va­ri­ety of farm an­i­mals, in­clud­ing cat­tle and sheep as well as pet lambs, goats, chick­ens, pigs, tur­keys, rab­bits and pea­cocks.

Pho­tos: PHOTOTEK

Up close: Florence Wang and daugh­ter Katie Gao, 3, say hello to some of the res­i­dent sheep at Am­bury Re­gional Park in Man­gere.

Shear­ing ac­tion, left: Sheep shear­ing world record holder Sam Welch demon­strates his craft at the Am­bury Park Farm Day.

Go to auck­land­c­ity har­bournews.co.nz to see more pho­tos from the farm day.

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