Hunterville is one of those ‘what a pleasant surprise’ locations. For years one has driven straight through intent on getting to a pre-determined location as quickly as possible.
The Hunterway is a highly disciplined dog that works well with sheep. The breed is also highly arrogant, and will do what it thinks best, which of course is not what the owner seeks.
Hunterville is a small town on State Highway 1 some 40k from Palmerston North. The largest main city nearby.
Hunterville was founded in 1884 by a merchant named George Hunter. It straddles the state highway as well as the main trunk railway
Hunterville is an old town, but was central to providing goods and services to the rural community nearby. In the early days the area was a heavily forested region that took a lot of hard work to develop the now successful farms.There are two delightful churches in Hunterville, a high profile War Memorial and a Museum.