Welcome to the home of Ruby Downs Alpacas, based in Tasman, near Nelson, New Zealand


LATEST NEWS: Ruby Downs Alpacas are proud new owners of Gilt Edge Checkmate – Checkmate comes to us with outstanding genetics (Sire:  Futura Humdinger, Dam: Honeyfields Celebration, and we look forward to the day he can start his job as one of our stud boys.

Olivia Bird has just come 6th female out of 94 in the 25-29 age group in a very large and very difficult triathlon recently held in South Africa. Ironman 70.3 South Africa
Another great performance, Olivia! Read more about Olivia HERE.


Member of AANz and certified TB Free

Member of AANz and certified TB Free

 

Ruby downs Alpacas are proud owners of a growing herd of black and fawn alpacas. 
By selective breeding and attention to detail we continue to develop a herd with fine, lustrous and dense fleeces and strong,
true to form frames. Our lines are selected for their reliability in what they produce as well as their individual qualities. 
These same sought after genetics are available to both our national and international customers. 

We are proud to be the Trophy Sponsor at the 2016 New Zealand Alpaca Nationals.


Alpaca News

Ruby Downs are now the proud owners of Gilt Edge Checkmate

Ruby Downs are now the proud owners of Gilt Edge Checkmate

Ruby Downs Alpacas are proud new owners of Gilt Edge Checkmate – Checkmate comes to us with outstanding genetics (Sire:  Futura Humdinger, Dam: Honeyfields Celebration,  and we look forward to the day he can start his job as one of our stud boys.

Alpaca Sales

Photo Credit: CChocolate Dog Studio

Superb quality alpacas for the National and International market. Talk to Sandra now to learn more in what we have to offer the most discerning alpaca breeders.

 

A Beautiful Setting

Ruby Downs Alpacas enjoy a lovely setting in the Tasman region (Nelson, New Zealand). Rolling hills, plenty of shade, space, and fresh air mean our alpacas are living in a wonderful healthy environment. You're welcome to come and see us - simply get in touch to make an appointment.