Totara Estate, Oamaru

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  • Fascinating story of how lamb was first frozen and transported to England in about 1880. You get a good picture of farm life in that period.  more »
  • We were meet by a very genuinely friendly lady called Kerryn. Hope I have the spelling correct, who gave us an introductory history talk which set the scene for the rest of our visit. We learnt that i...  more »
  • Only a tiny part of the original estate now in this attraction. They exported the first frozen meat. Farm buildings with a few sheep of different breeds. You can feed them, which appeals to children a...  more »
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  • A wonderful slice of history. Well preserved by a group who obviously take great pride in their role. The buildings are well maintained and the historical information is easy to view and understand. I visited as part of Oamaru's Victorian festival and hourly enjoyed my visit. I believe the buildings are available for events such as weddings and I could see that it would be a special place especially with accommodation so close in Oamaru. I would recommend this site to others.
  • I went with most of my family of 8 and I found staff members full of knowledge and able to answer questions we had

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