How to get here
SheepWorld is located on State Highway One (SH1) 65 KMs north of central Auckland, 4 kms North of Warkworth. Driving time from Auckland's harbour bridge is approximately 40 minutes and it is a very scenic and picturesque drive. There is lots of free parking on-site.
Sheepworld is an official stop and on-request pick-up point for the twice daily Auckland to Whangarei Intercity bus service.
Visitors can book their travel on the Intercity website at www.intercity.co.nz (or through one of the Intercity booking agents in Auckland) then buy Sheepworld entrance tickets here on the Sheepworld website, or on arrival.
Return travel pick-up time from Sheepworld must be prebooked before departing Auckland.
A half-day visit is the best choice for most people.
Depart from Central Auckland (Sky City)
07.45 (arr. Sheepworld 08.55)
13.00* (arr. Sheepworld 14.00)
Depart from Sheepworld
13.20 (arr. Central Auckland 14.40)
16.25 (arr. Central Auckland 17.45)
Sheepworld and Matakana Village, heart of the Matakana Wine District. Daily departures from downtown Auckland, see here for details and for booking.