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The Karori Sanctuary Experience

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With a strong focus on high-quality, New Zealand made items the Zealandia Store is the perfect place to stock up on gifts for your friends and family, or pick up something special for yourself!

We have an extensive selection of natural history books and there are wonderful toys for all ages. Wherever possible, we source our stock from local designers and artisans, making this a great place to pick up authentic, original souvenirs of your visit to New Zealand. We stock glass, ceramics, natural cosmetics, merino products and jewellery too. We are also happy to order in.

Members receive a discount on all items year-round!

A small selection of gift ideas for any time of the year:

Affordable artworkAffordable Artwork
Our wide range of affordable artwork, such as these funky NZ-inspired triptychs and fridge magnets from Tantrum Design, make original gifts for friends and family here and overseas. From $9.50.


pendantExquisite handcrafted jewellery
Off Shore Jewellery is individually handcrafted from silver right here in Wellington. Designs feature unique interpretations of New Zealand flora and fauna. From $120.


ApronKiwiana
We have a great range of great Kiwi gifts and souvenirs like this range of novelty aprons and vintage-style Mr Four Square cufflinks. From $4.50.


Tie rackGuy Gifts
For those hard-to-find ‘guy gifts’ look no further than this range of wooden ‘boy toys’ from Ian Blackwell. Practical as well as aesthetic, this range includes the “Tie Happy” tie rack, “Memory Stick” photo holder and wooden corkscrew and wine stoppers. From $5.50.


Gift Memberships

Share your sanctuary with someone special this Christmas. Our new gift membership packs now make it easier than ever to purchase an annual membership for a friend or family member. This is one gift that will certainly last the whole year! From just $54.00.


Toy moa…and not forgetting the world’s one and only cuddly toy moa!
Be one of the first people in the world to have your very own Mini Moa! Specially designed for Zealandia, he’s exclusive to the Zealandia Store and Te Papa Store and will make a great gift for young nature lovers. Just $29.99

Unfortunately, purchases from the Zealandia Store cannot currently be made online.