Visions of ZEALANDIA Read more

Visions of ZEALANDIA

1/06/2017 - 30/06/2017

The ZEALANDIA gallery (found on the stairway between the store and Rata Cafe) will host an art exhibition by volunteer Judi Lapsley Miller throughout June.

In Judi's images she exposes her interpretation of the inner world of others – their thoughts and feelings, their hopes and desires – in a form tangible to the human viewer that she hopes engenders empathy with other living creatures.


Urban ecological restoration: the new frontier? Read more

Urban ecological restoration: the new frontier?

30/06/2017 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.


In this free seminar at ZEALANDIA, Professor Bruce Clarkson will make the case for both community and local council endeavours to bring indigenous nature back into cities and towns where 87% of New Zealand’s population live. 

Storytime at Rata Read more

Storytime at Rata

4/07/2017 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Fun stories and craft activities all free for under 5's, on the first Tuesday on every month.

Kids' Night Walks Read more

Kids' Night Walks

8/07/2017 - 29/07/2017

Kids' Night Walks at ZEALANDIA are a wonderful opportunity for families with younger children to experience the sights and sounds of the sanctuary at night. 

ZEALANDIA School Holiday Programme Read more

ZEALANDIA School Holiday Programme

17/07/2017 - 21/07/2017

The ZEALANDIA school holiday programme is tailored for primary and intermediate school children aged between 5 and 12 years with a love for nature, getting outside and mucking in to make a difference.

We would love your child to join us!