Pukaha Mount Bruce

Home to the only little white kiwi bird in captivity, Pukaha Mount Bruce is a wildlife centre set in 940 hectares of reserve. There are many other New Zealand birds and wildlife such as takahe, tuatara and eels which you will see when you visit.

$20.00 - $125.00
$6.00 - $65.00

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Pukaha Mount Bruce is set in 940 hectares of reserve between Eketahuna and Masterton - right in the middle of the Classic New Zealand Wine Trail. Home to the internationally famous little white kiwi bird, Manukura, plus many other birds and wildlife such as our tuatara and eels. All entry fees go towards protecting Pukaha's precious wildlife.

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Spend a wonderful day at Pukaha - check out the Kiwi House with the movie theatre showing three short films about Pukaha. Walk in with the birds in the free flight aviary.

Our seven daily talks start with the Takahe talk at 10.30am and finishes at 4pm with our Final Flight talk. As well as self guided entry, we have fully guided tours including exclusive Behind the Scene tours available.


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Physical address

Pukaha Mount Bruce, State Highway 2, Mount Bruce, Wairarapa, 5881, New Zealand.

Opening times

Business hours:
9am - 4.30pm
Months of operation:
All months of the year

Facilities and Features

Proximity to airport:
20 minutes from Masterton airport. 2 hours from Wellington airport.
Proximity to coach terminal:
20 minutes to Masterton coach terminal - check out www.tranzit.co.nz for transport
Proximity to town:
20 minutes north of Masterton, 10 minutes south of Eketahuna.

Pricing and Conditions

Adult $20.00 - $125.00
(15 year(s) and under)
$6.00 - $65.00
Further pricing information:
Ticket valid for 12 months from date of purchase.

Language support

  Written Spoken
Chinese (Simplified) YES NO
German YES NO
French YES NO
Dutch YES NO
Polish YES NO

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