Guided Tour & Cheese Tasting

Guided Tour & Cheese Tasting

$30.00

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GUIDED TOURS

OAMARU'S NEW VISITOR ATTRACTION

 
Whitestone Cheese are excited to offer a new product - guided tours!

Tours will give guests a behind the scenes look at our cheese making process, all the way from; make to taste.  You will get to experience a cheese tasting, informative talk and guided tour of our factory through ou­­­­r viewing galleries, plus walk away with a goody bag sample.

For the more indulgent foodie, we have the opportunity to upgrade tours - to include a cheese and wine/beer matching.

So if you're wondering what to do while you're in Oamaru, look no further.

"Did the factory tour which included cheese tasting and cheese goody bag - factory tour was good and cheese tasted good- friendly tour staff - the southland cheese rolls at the store are nice as well" - TripAdvisor review 5 stars.

Tour Details

Times: Monday - Friday at 10am, duration 45 mins - 1 hour.

Adult: $30 each

Children under 16: Free if accompanied by an adult (max of 2 children per adult).

Bus tours & large groups: (over 8 people) by prior arrangement only.

School groups (students under 16 yrs): $50 per group of 25 students, by prior arrangement only.

Tour with Cheese Tasting and Wine Matching: $45 per person. This tour includes wine pairing. We will offer 3 half glasses of boutique wine to match your cheese samples. Please allow 1.5 hours.  Will be scheduled at a different time to our 10am tours. Must be over 18 years of age. Please contact us on details below to arrange booking date, time and payment.

  • Bookings are highly recommended, if we have no bookings on any given day, we cannot guarantee a tour will be available to those who turn up with-out a booking. If you haven't booked online you will be required to pay at the Whitestone Store before the tour commences.
  • No photography during tour please.
  • No high heels or stiletto shoes to be worn.
  • Please be aware that there is walking and stairs involved, there is also no wheelchair access on the guided tour.

 

Please email tours@whitestonecheese.co.nz or free phone 0800 892 433 for further information and/or private bookings.

"The tour took around an hour including a short video at the start and Cheese sampling at the end. The guide answered all the questions and gave a great overview of the cheese making process. The tour has several viewing areas throughout the factory. If you enjoy cheese then you should enjoy this tour".  TripAdvisor Review 5 stars.