Molesworth is probably the best known, and the largest farming concern in NZ is provides a very popular tourist attraction especially in the summer months when the road through the property is open to the public.
Aotea is farmed by the van Asch family. By way of diversification they have developed a small vineyard on the farm in recent years.
Altimarloch is a well known historic property. The current owners have developed a vineyard in recent years along with tree lots.
Muller Station Ltd
Steve and Mary Satterthwaite, as Muller Station Ltd, farm this iconic station in the upper reaches of the Awatere Valley.
This property, farmed by the Hamilton family,is situated on the northern side of the Awatere River and is mainly a grazing run.
The Duntroon Farming Company
The Oswald family own Duntroon as The Duntroon Farming Company. Today three generations of the family now live on the property with Sophie, the daughter of Hamish and Jane being the newest member of the family.
John & Joanne Blue
John & Joanne Blue, along with their children, Fiona and Dugald, moved to Mt Carmel in February 2005 after previously farming at Omarama.
Graham and Bev Black
Awapiri, meaning by the river, has been farmed by the Black family since 1966. They have developed their well known Merino stud flock at Awapiri