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Block Party - Open Day

Block Party - Open Day

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  • Sat 20 Oct ’18, 10:00am – 3:00pm


Wool Shed Musem, 12 Dixon St, Masterton


All Ages

Ticket Information:

  • Free Admission

Free entry all day. Don't miss your chance to come and see us at the Block Party.

There will live shearing demonstrations regularly throughout the day plus we have our wonderful spinners on site. Bring your family & friends and enjoy the party atmosphere.

A great slice of New Zealand’s Farming History - well worth a visit!
The Museum is housed in two century-old historic woolsheds, relocated and situated in the cultural heart of Masterton.

At The Wool Shed you will:
- Experience the sights, smells and noises of being inside a real woolshed
- Learn about how modern New Zealand was developed on sheep farming and wool
- Learn about the lifestyle and culture of the people involved in the shearing and wool handling industry
- See the Golden Shears Hall of Champions and watch exciting footage of past Golden Shears finals
- Sit inside our musterer’s hut and listen to oral histories of local farming & rural history
- See a vast collection of photographs, artefacts and historical collections of shearing memorabilia

Inside our gift shop, you will find an exciting array of quality merchandise at very competitive prices - lanolin products, sheepskins, soft toys, MKM Ltd Merino/Possum clothing & accessories as well as items produced by our local Spinning and Weaving group.

(We are having a winter clearance sale of the possum/merino clothing starting 10th October, so it's a great chance to stock up on the winter woollies and buy fabulous gifts at crazy low prices.

Phone - 06 3788008
Email - admin@thewoolshednz.com

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