Tudor Park Country Stay

RD6, Invercargill, South Island, 9521, New Zealand | Hotel
 

Travel Blogs from Invercargill

Cow Crash Course - Day 1

A travel blog entry by cerikang

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... outdoors, in the fresh air, in a country that is the polar opposite to where we have been used to living for the past 3 years.

We have a couple of days to be shown the ropes, then we're on our own for a few weeks while Debbie and Graham head to Australia, for a well earned holiday. We're looking forward to interacting more with these lovely doe-eyed cows.

Chow for now xox

p.s. More photos of the milking process coming soon.


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Lamb to the Slaughter

A travel blog entry by kathtastesworld

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... such as legs, French racks, shoulders, loin etc. From the boning line the cuts are separated onto different lines across the room and are vacuum packed and boxed ready to be shipped. I was amazed at how a full lamb’s carcass entered the room and then left with cuts in different boxes going to different countries all around the world. The majority of the product for the UK is usually packed into clear plastic as it is repacked, often in Modified Atmosphere ...

This city girl is way out of her depth

A travel blog entry by rachel_ttw

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... skittish animals this was a lot more difficult than it sounds! They like to run in every direction except the right one, sometimes right smack into a gate. At first I was a bit nervous but by the end of the day I was grabbing tails and wrestling them into position like a PRO. Sort of. There is a rough ideal carcase weight range that should give the best meat yield and quality that farmers try to stick to, but being living animals this is obviously ...

West Coast

A travel blog entry by concon3546

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... fascinating creatures we humans are to overcome a difficult task. After the Sounds (they are really fiords) we made our way down to Invercargill for a home stay with Phil, Michelle, Narissa, and Shaydon. We were welcomed with heaps of hospitality and the kids got along like gangbusters ! We were toured around beaches , trails, lighthouses and ventured up and down the coast to Curio Bay stopping at every site - ...

Let's get this show on the road

A travel blog entry by rachel_ttw

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... produce for Sainsbury's and share the Sainsbury's vision for their lamb as well as British lamb in the future. Phil played a really interesting video that shows farmers what happens to their lamb once it arrives at the port in the UK which they found really useful for putting everything into context. Over the week we visited and presented at 8 different farms around Wellington, Nelson, Invercargill, Dunedin and ...

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This hotel, located on RD6, Invercargill, is near Toetoes Bay.
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