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Otorohanga Kiwi House & Native Bird Park

Zoos in Waikato
Price range:
$24.00 - $59.00


Description

The Otorohanga Kiwi House and Native Bird Park is the best place in NZ to see a Kiwi! It has been breeding Kiwi since 1971. (We have all day close-up viewing of our iconic Kiwi bird in specialised nocturnal enclosures).

It’s just 15 minutes from the world famous Waitomo Glowworm Caves and also has a great range of native New Zealand birds.

Our aim: to provide New Zealand’s most personal wildlife experience with keeper talks & feeding displays throughout the day.

Feeding times:
•10:00am kiwi
•11:00am kea & kaka
•12:00pm kakariki
•1:30pm kiwi
•2:30pm NZ long fin eels
3.30 pm kiwi

Walk through our huge dome aviary, find ancient tuatara reptiles that pre-dated dinosaurs and discover rare New Zealand birds and reptiles in a lovely park full of native trees and plants.

The Otorohanga Kiwi House is open daily (except Christmas day).
Opening hours:
9.00 am – 5.00 pm

The Otorohanga Kiwi House and Native Bird Park is owned and operated by a non-profit organisation dedicated to New Zealand conservation. Every cent earned is invested in the day-to-day operation of the Park and the care of the animals.


Options

#1 - Kiwi House Self-guided Tour

See one of New Zealand's best collections of native birds and reptiles in a tranquil park setting close to the centre of town.

This is the best place to see a Kiwi bird with all-day viewing, Keeper talks and feeding displays throughout the day.

Feeding times:

10:30am kiwi
11:00am kea & kaka
12:00pm kakariki
1:30pm kiwi
2:30pm NZ longfin eels & whio (Blue duck)
3.30 pm kiwi

Stroll through the huge dome aviary or follow the paths through native forest and wetland areas.
The Otorohanga Kiwi House is open daily (except Christmas day).
Opening hours:
9.00 am - 5.00 pm


#2 - FAMILY SPECIAL Self-guided Tour

FAMILY SPECIAL ($13 saving) for 2 ADULTS, 3 CHILDREN (5-15 years) under 5 years FREE

We have one of New Zealand's best collections of native birds and reptiles - kiwi, tui, kereru (native wood pigeon) waterfowl, kaka & kea (NZ native parrots) ancient tuatara reptiles pre-dating dinosaurs (the list goes on...)

Entry price includes Keeper talks & feeding displays throughout the day.

Feeding times:

10:30am kiwi
11:00am kea & kaka
12:00pm kakariki
1:30pm kiwi
2:30pm NZ longfin eels & whio (Blue duck)
3.30 pm kiwi

Wander through the beautiful park setting that includes NZ's largest dome aviary, forest paths and wetland areas.

The Otorohanga Kiwi House is open daily (except Christmas day).
Opening hours:
9.00 am - 5.00 pm


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CANCELLATION POLICY

If a cancellation is made within 24 hours of arrival day, loss of 100% of the total booking price.