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Pioneer Animal Nursey Inc - CLOSED

McCallum St. | Showgrounds, Swan Hill, Victoria 3585, Australia
+61 477 499 396
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Great for kids of any age

Walk in amongst the baby cow, goats, lambs, chooks and so many adorable little animals. Handle a... read more

Reviewed 10 January 2016
Dubbopat
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Swan Hill, Australia
Family must do

Great place to take the kids (big and small) wonderful time patting the animals. And the kids had a... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2015
Julie0815
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Greater Adelaide, Australia
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NOT FOR PROFIT - employment of Young Adults with a Disability. Pioneer Animal Nursery Inclusive (PANI) a baby farm Animal Nursery. We invite you to come along and meet and hold our baby animals. We have lambs, goats, miniature pig, miniature horse, ducks, rabbits, quails, guinea pigs, calf and chicks and more. This is fun for the whole family children and adults alike. We are OPEN 10am-3pm TUESDAY - SUNDAY (Closed Mondays) Off street parking available from McCallum St and lawn parking within Showgrounds. PUBLIC HOLIDAYS OPEN: New Years Day, Australia Day, Labour Day, Good Friday, Easter Saturday, Easter Sunday, Anzac Day, Queens Birthday, Melbourne Cup and Boxing Day CLOSED: Christmas Day Our priority is employment,education and community involvement for our Young Adults with Special Needs whom are our Trainees.
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9 Jan 2016
“Great for kids of any age”
6 Oct 2015
“Family must do”
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McCallum St. | Showgrounds, Swan Hill, Victoria 3585, Australia
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+61 477 499 396
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Reviewed 10 January 2016

Walk in amongst the baby cow, goats, lambs, chooks and so many adorable little animals. Handle a rabbit or Guinea pig and even buy one if you wish

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Reviewed 7 October 2015

Great place to take the kids (big and small) wonderful time patting the animals. And the kids had a blast

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Reviewed 25 July 2015 via mobile

This is a must do if you have children and have a spare hour or two in Swan Hill. The workers are so friendly and bend over backwards to ensure the kids have a great experience - thank you so much and we will be...More

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Reviewed 20 May 2015

Nice for people with young children and not expensive.Hands on experience with farm animals which is nice for kids that usually don't get this experience.

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Reviewed 18 February 2015

A great opportunity for young and old to interact with a variety of animals in their nursery, a hidden gem in Swan Hill. We took our grandchildren who had a ball feeding the lambs, kids and guinea pigs. What was to be a flying visit...More

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SHPANI, Manager at Pioneer Animal Nursey Inc, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2015

Huge Thank You for such a passionate comment. Trainees felt a lot of self worth when they read your comments. We are a unique Not for Profit, Charity, 100% Volunteers. Fun n friendly atmosphere, it what we aim for. Laughter n Smiles

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Reviewed 15 February 2015

This is quite a basic set up, but the animals and staff are great. We were able to pat all the animals and the kids loved it.More

Thank Michelle T
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SHPANI, Manager at Pioneer Animal Nursey Inc, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2015

Thank You for your kind review. We are a Not for Profit. Registered Charity run by 100% Volunteers. Everything we have in our shed has been kindly donated from our local Community Services and local residents. We strive to to improve our business everyday and...More

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Reviewed 11 February 2015

Pani is an awesome place, filled with (clean) animals of allsorts to love, cuddle and hold. Suitable for all ages. $2 entry per person. stay as long as you want. Run by trainees and Jo the manager and volunteers. Get your photo taken holding or...More

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SHPANI, Manager at Pioneer Animal Nursey Inc, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2015

Thank You so much for your awesome review. We are so excited that you had such an experience with us. Laughter n Smiles

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Reviewed 6 November 2014

fantastic!!! love it there kids had fun i had fun family had fun very very helpful people only $2 per person which is a bargain! so many cute adorable animals to cuddle and hold and best part is they have all been rescued! Kye Maddy...More

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SHPANI, Manager at Pioneer Animal Nursey Inc, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2015

Thank You for your kind and exciting review. We are lucky to have local returning customers like your beautiful family. Our Trainees feel appreciated each time they see a returning customer. (Trainees - Young adults with a Disability) Laughter n Smiles

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Reviewed 3 November 2014

Even my teenage boy who came under difference was wanting his photo taken as he nursed the baby animals. A calming, lovely, pressure free and inexpensive family experience.

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SHPANI, Manager at Pioneer Animal Nursey Inc, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2015

Thank You , great to hear your teenager enjoyed the experience. We have a 17 yr old party booked in tonight from 5pm-6pm. Cute, cuddly animals are for everyone. Laughter n Smiles

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Reviewed 16 March 2014

Not only is this a lovely place for kids of all ages to pet and pick up baby animals like goats, rabbits, lambs etc, but its also doing its bit for the community as well. A heartwarming story and a way to enjoy small animals...More

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SHPANI, Manager at Pioneer Animal Nursey Inc, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2015

Thank You, so happy to hear you had a great time and learnt about what we aim to do. Our Trainees are here to learn- animal care, customer service skills, leadership skills, presentation, personal development, community awareness and so much more. Currently all our Trainees...More

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