Guided tours at the Feilding Livestock Centre, Manchester Street in friendly Feilding.
Join our weekly Friday tours at 11am with local farmers as your guide.
$10 per person
Length of the tours will depend on your interest level, from 30 minutes to hours if you wish!
Bookings must be made in advance with the Feilding & District Information Centre.
10 Manchester Square, Feilding.
Ph: (06) 323 3318
Fax: (06) 323 6549
Learn the fascinating history of selling livestock, one of New Zealand's oldest traditions, that dates back to the 1880's. The livestock centre is a thriving, growing business and is very much part of the lifeblood of Feilding and the Manawatu District.
Wander through the 330 sheep pens to watch the auction process in action. Take a seat in the state of the art cattle rostrum and view the latest computer technology on hand
Feilding Saleyard's twice weekly sales see an average of 15,000 sheep and 1,400 head of cattle sold on each given week, plus there are a variety of specialist seasoned sales.
Feilding Salyard's, one of the largest in the Southern Hemisphere is uniquely located in the heart of Feilding's Edwardian town centre. After your tour, check out the Saleyards Cafe where the rural community meet or enjoy the ambience of one of Feilding's Restaurants, cafes or bars.
Take time to wander around the wide range of speciality shops with great parking, and no traffic lights