Pricing and Conditions

Adult $60.00
(16 year(s) and under)
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Includes admission

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Bookings are made 24 hours in advance. You can book online or call our office.

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Bookings cancelled more than 24-hours before the date of your booking will incur no cancellation fee. Bookings cancelled within 24-hours of the date of your booking will be subject to a 50% cancellation fee. No shows will incur a 100% cancellation fee.

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See Aotearoa New Zealand's native wildlife icons with a ranger guiding your 40-minute tour. Find out more about these national treasures and see first hand fascinating insight into the lives of these wonderous creatures. Learn about kiwi and Ngā Manu’s involvement in the national captive programme. From the covered observation area you will be mesmerised how close you get to see the kiwi's natural behaviour. Walk along Tuatara alley and learn how Ngā Manu has been involved in survival of tuatara, raising tuatara in captivity for over 40 years with as many as 450 animals at any one time. Feed the Tuna (eels) as the ranger provides commentary on the long life cycle and the extraordinary journey they undertake. 40 mins drive from Wellington.

Opening times

Months of operation:
All months of the year


74 Ngā Manu Reserve Road, Waikanae, New Zealand.

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