Welcome to Gumtree Gully Alpacas

*** SHOP HOURS ***

FRI: 12 – 3pm  /  SAT: 10 – 4pm (April 21st – late opening at 11.30am)   /  SUN: 12 – 4pm (April 22nd – late opening at 1pm)

(or by appointment)

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SCHOOL HOLIDAYS! 

Please feel free to contact us to book a visit!

Hours will be flexible during holidays, and keep an eye on our facebook page (Gumtree Gully Alpacas) for holiday events…

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Bring the kids along to feed the alpacas while you browse the shop :-)

Adults: $5 (refundable with purchase over $30)
Kids: $2 (inc. alpaca feed, colouring and alpaca fact sheets)

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We welcome farm visits for tour groups, kindys, craft groups, animal lovers and YARNIES!

Please feel free to contact us for details

NOTE: Occasionally we will be closed when attending markets or fairs – please check list below

EFTPOS AVAILABLE

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Gumtree Gully Alpacas is a small, growing family run business, situated just north of Auckland City in Warkworth.

We are focused on breeding high quality, fine fleeced alpacas in a range of colours, with a particular interest in improving our black animals.  We love spending time with these beautiful, curious, intelligent creatures, and enjoy sharing the experience with others.

We stock a great range of luxurious, super soft yarns, knitting packs, carded fibre and gorgeous knitted items ranging from booties, vests, beanies, cardys and scarves.

We also attend a variety of markets in the Auckland area, keep an eye on our Facebook page (www.facebook.com/GumtreeGullyAlpacas) and website for upcoming dates.

We are happy to help those looking into the industry to do their homework, whether it be to keep pets or start a breeding herd.

We will always be thankful we came across a great bunch of people who were so willing to share their knowledge with us, and will endeavour to pay that forward.

Warm wishes

Kathy, Phil, Haydn, Georgia and Charley Roscoe

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coloured yarn

 

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UPCOMING MARKETS

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*** WOOL ON WHEELS ***

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Now this one is EXCITING!

The event organiser extraordinaire, Julie Keegan, has come up with this amazing initiative for the yarnies of NZ!

She will tour the country loaded with bundles of gorgeous yarns, a super stash on wheels, from NZ’s best Indie Dyers and fibre producers.

Gumtree Gully is on board and very excited to be reaching further afield into the yarn lovers world.

Be sure to Like her Facebook page and follow her/our travels!

https://www.facebook.com/woolonwheelsnz/

*** NATIONAL ALPACA DAY ***

MAY 6th (Sunday) 10 – 3pm

161 Cowan Bay Rd – Warkworth

(see Contact Us for map)

Coffee Group - Paca Style

Coffee Group – Paca Style

Come and visit our farm (for free!), meet our beautiful, inquisitive alpacas and browse the shop for some delicious winter projects!

Hand feed the alpacas, take some fun fluffy selfies and ask us for advice if you’re interested in joining the world of alpaca ownership.

Limited number of animals for sale / Eftpos available

*** WOOLFEST ***

MAY 26th (Saturday) 10–4pm

Corbans Estate Art Centre

2 Mt Lebanon Lane – Henderson

 

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If you are in any way, shape or form a yarnie, you NEED to be here!

This is NZ’s biggest collection of fibre growers, dyers, artists and classes under one roof.

You’ll find everything from raw fibre, carded fibre, yarns (natural and dyed), patterns, accessories and more.

Coffee and food on site, most vendors will have eftpos facilities but it pays to have some cash on hand.

See you there with bells on!