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The Alan Gibbs Farm

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One of my favorite places in the World

Can't really put into words just how impressive this place is - I could sit and just stare and the... read more

Reviewed 25 July 2018
HughL192
Treasure a visit here

WE had put our name down and awaited the ballot for a ticket. Took about 6 months before we... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2018
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2421 Kaipara Coast Highway | Makarau, Auckland Central, Auckland 0984, New Zealand
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All reviewssculpture parkexotic animalsamazing sculptureslarge scalewalking shoesinternational artistsopen to the publiclarge sculpturesprivate farman art loverreasonable level of fitnessworks of artpack a lunchwell worth the effortworking farmpacked lunchfabulous views
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Reviewed 25 July 2018

Can't really put into words just how impressive this place is - I could sit and just stare and the big red horn for hours - its just out of this world and surreal - the other art installations are impressive as well, but the...More

Thank HughL192
Reviewed 12 July 2018

WE had put our name down and awaited the ballot for a ticket. Took about 6 months before we received it. This place is free as part of the owner's commitment to share great artworks with the public. Many hundreds of visitors there on the...More

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Reviewed 9 July 2018

A great day out immersing yourself in sculptural art in a breath taking location. Pack a lunch and explore the landscape. The giraffes and other animals add to the appeal. Wear comfortable clothes and shoes as exploring all the sculptures requires a lot of walking.

Thank Milly F
Reviewed 24 June 2018

what a wonderful place to explore. The sculptures are gigantic and indispersed with them are animals and tracks. Spend a few hours walking all around examining the sculptures Alan Gibbs has selected and sit on the hilside and enjoy the Kaipara Harbour. Carry a fold...More

Thank Glenda N
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Take the time to buy a ticket and view some of the sculptures on his farm, some new ones have just been erected recently

Thank David G
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

Absolutely worth the trip. Fantastic views, artwork and acres of it. A lot of Sculptures to see from New Zealand and off shore artists. Highly recommended. Good experience and exercise. As an Art lover I couldn’t recommend this place enough. Credit to Mr Gibbs

Thank DCopes
Reviewed 12 April 2018

Amazing sculpture,in the country.lots of llamas walking around, giraffes,zebras, Fabulous views over the Kaipara harbour,

1  Thank Jan M
Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

We have wanted to visit here for a very long time. As I understand it the farm is only open on week days during summer and an application to visit made. It is generally fund-raising groups who run these events. And so it was that...More

Thank feles06
Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

A superb mixture of spectacular views, amazing sculptures and an excellent variety of animal and birdlife! This is one of the most memorable experiences we've had in a very long time.

Thank Ron S
Reviewed 4 March 2018

The hardest part of this experience to get tickets to the open days. Gibbs Farm is only open to the public limited days during the year which are advertised on their website and once they open up do not delay in applying. They will only...More

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WylieC14
9 May 2018|
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Response from 514shannon | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, unfortunately Gibbs Farm only advertises free open days on their website usually at the beginning of the year thru to March/April. They are not open all year round, hence the reason why there is no way to make... More
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Scott Z
14 April 2018|
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Response from fanga607 | Reviewed this property |
keep an eye out on their website, but it is unlikely you will get a free admission, they give it 9 months in advance
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