Arion Farm Education Park

Arion Farm Education Park is a unique facility run by the National Trade Academy at McLeans Island, Christchurch where visitors can see, touch and hand feed animals in a natural environment. The park is an affordable fun and educational holiday option. Pony rides are available and a picnic / BBQ and play area with shelter and shade is available. The farm focuses solely on New Zealand farm animals and farming heritage. Visitors learn about breeds, handling and care of animals, the farming industry and its contribution to the economy. Arion Farm Education Park is an ideal venue for hosting children’s parties, family get-togethers or just for a fun day for all the family.

Opening Hours

Business hours
    Open daily 10.00am - 3.00pm except Christmas Day
Months of operation
    All Year
  • Proximity to airport:
    10km from Christchurch International Airport
    Proximity to town:
    10km from Christchurch