ZEALANDIA is a world-class conservation ecosanctuary success in Wellington, where visitors can enjoy lush forest tracks with over 40 rare wildlife live wild including takahē, tuatara and kiwi
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Explore the outdoors at your own pace or be led by a guide! During the day, walk amongst rare birds like hihi, kākāriki and takahē. Spot prehistoric reptiles like the tuatara bathing in the sun. See how the sanctuary transforms after dark on a guided tour and search for thousands of glow worms and over 150 kiwi roaming free.
Experience the source of the increasing native bird biodiversity in Wellington, while supporting our ground-breaking conservation research.
Connect with nature. Visit ZEALANDIA.
Everything you need to know for your visit to the sanctuary
Learn more about our 500-year vision and contribution to conservation in NZ
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