This whistle has stood the test of time, becoming a New Zealand icon and practical gift. Greenstone from the West Coast, New Zealand. Colouring can vary slightly due to characteristics in the stone. Very limited numbers are available.
Arrowtown Stonework’s greenstone shepherds whistle was originally crafted 25 years ago for a farmer at Branches Station near the Shotover river in Arrowtown area. With a clear pitch and range of sounds, this shepherds whistle will be sure to send your dogs in the right direction. The perfect gift for use on the farm, looking good around town or for rounding up the kids.
This Greenstone whistle design is popular due to its durability, sharp tone, clear pitch, and range of sound and its appearance. It doesn’t bend like metal or plastic whistles. This whistle can be heard clearly and for several hundred meters, and those who feel connected to the outdoors wear the whistle as a pendant.