A high country farmer showcases New Zealand’s finest landscapes and sights on a farm tour with a twist.
Ian Hayman hosts Quirky Farm Tours from Tasman Downs Station, where he shows tourists scenery from The Hobbit Films.
But he’s no ordinary Kiwi bloke – but rather one with a shoe ferris wheel and a mannequin named Robert who helps him on farm.
He joins Rural Exchange to discuss his tours.
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Listen to the full interview with Ian Hayman above.