Ms Allen posted the video, taken in Waioeka Gorge in the Gisborne region on January 21, and described the encounter as a “magic moment”
During the past week, the video has garnered more than 1.5 million views and has been shared tens of thousands of times.
My favourite video I’ve ever filmed!
Magic moment for me. Make sure you can have the volume on as that’s half the fun.”
Ms Allen can be heard giggling throughout the video as the sheep streamed past her vehicle.
This is wonderful, this is New Zealand.”
She said in the video.