Hanmer Springs Animal Park (formally Wai ariki Farm Park) is situated on 2 acres of park land with panoramic mountain views. Animals are displayed in a clean, tranquil environment where people can touch and hand feed the animals.
The hands-on experience with the animals which will charm adults and children alike. Animals to see include Red/Wapiti deer, Nubian & Angora goats, emus, donkeys, various breeds of sheep, Tibetan yak, alpacas & llamas, rabbits, ducks, chooks and more!
We also cater for school visits, providing an interesting and informative experience for your students.
The vibrant cafe offers a range of teas, great organic coffee and delicious food. Lunch can be enjoyed inside the cafe with its own unique ambience, or on a warm day, relax with a coffee on the wide decks and watch the children interact with the animals nearby.
Located within walking distance from the village via the Crawford Walkway, Hanmer Springs Animal Park promises a special family experience! Come and enjoy!
Animal Park Admission:
- Child (3-14yrs) $6
- Adult $12
- Family $35 (2 adults, 3 children)
- Seniors (60+) $10
- Animal feed $2