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Totara Estate

Attractions

It is a historic farm. Visitors are welcome to wander through the men’s quarters, stables, granary, cookhouse and slaughterhouse, where displays recollect farm and domestic life on the estate during Victorian times. Hear stories of swaggers, farm hands, the Chinese cook and a cartoonist. Eavesdrop on the slaughter men as they finish their backbreaking workday.