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Things of interest at the Auckland Coast to Coast Eco-tour farm

What’s the Goss??? – Coast to Coast Tours NEWS

By |October 3rd, 2011|at our FARM, Home page post|

After 15 years, we have retired and have now sold our Auckland tour business, and here are the new owners!

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Non-Discrimination Statement

By |February 8th, 2014|at our FARM|

Non-Discrimination Statement Coast to Coast Tours, Auckland NZ, does not discriminate on the basis of age, ancestry, disability, gender identity or expression, genetic information, military status, national origin, race, religion, sex, or sexual orientation, in any of its activities or tours. More than likely, should disabled persons or same gender persons wish to tour with [...]

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Drafting sheep. How to sort a flock of sheep

By |December 4th, 2013|at our FARM|

Our shearer rang yesterday looking for sheep to carry on shearing during this wet weather, so it was a mad dash to get our lambs sorted and under cover. His other jobs did not have a shed to keep the sheep dry...we are lucky to have our woolshed. Drafting is how you separate sheep into [...]

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Top Auckland Tours, Prices and Itineraries of Auckland’s Best Tours

By |December 27th, 2013|at our FARM|

Tour with Tripadvisor's highly rated Auckland Tour   >>>PLEASE NOTE: By providing you with this list we are not slamming other Auckland tours! But we hope to save you some searching time while you compare other tours available in Auckland, and, we aim to substantiate our claim as being Auckland’s “value-for-money” tour. Here are tours [...]

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POHUTUKAWA NEW ZEALAND CHRISTMAS TREE

By |April 21st, 2014|at our FARM|

POHUTUKAWA NEW ZEALAND CHRISTMAS TREE POHUTUKAWA (Metrosideros excelsa) is often called the New Zealand Christmas tree because it has red flowers and it blooms at Christmas time in New Zealand. The name pohutukawa translated means "drenched with mist", "sprayed by mist". It's an awesome sight to see these trees flowering, especially along the coastline which [...]

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legally operated Auckland tours

By |January 17th, 2013|at our FARM|

Did you know.....that in New Zealand there are NO Food Safety Laws for food not "sold" during a tour (..or even a B&B stay)?! Today, there are many operators who choose to supply free food; ...invariably delicious! But, how do you really know what the facilities were like that were used to prepare, cook and [...]

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SHEARING LAMBS

By |January 3rd, 2013|at our FARM|

AUCKLAND NEW ZEALAND TOURS SHEARING LAMBS It's late November and we have just shorn our lambs. Remember Naomi (black lamb) that was born this year? Well, here is a a video of her having her first hair-cut!

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New Zealand WETA, an endangered insect

By |November 8th, 2011|at our FARM|

New Zealand's giant weta insect has made the world news recently!See our video of this amazing (and endangered) insect...

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NEW ZEALAND WETA

By |December 3rd, 2011|at our FARM|

The New Zealand Weta is an endangered insect What a find! I wanted to use some wooden boards the other day (which were stored under some trees). I had used these boards before and found a weta in them on that previous occasion, so I was 'cautious' (mainly because I am scared of creepy-crawly things!!). [...]

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COAST to COAST AUCKLAND TOURS – RECIPES

By |April 3rd, 2011|at our FARM, of EXTRA interest|

Illustrated step-by-step methods to our recipes!Taste these iconic NZ-fares as your Afternoon Tea on ALL of our Auckland tours. Homemade & delicious,...and we're FOOD HANDLING CERTIFIED!

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