Here you'll find everything you need to know about visiting Zealandia at the different COVID-19 alert levels.

 

Alert Level 1

  • The sanctuary is open. Tours, education visits and public programmes run as normal. Masks are required on the shuttle to and from ZEALANDIA. Please scan the QR code or sign the visitor book displayed at the Visitor Centre, and, if possible, enable bluetooth on your phone to link with the COVID tracer app. 
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Alert Level 2

  • The sanctuary is open, but physical distancing measures are put in place. Cleaning practices are increased. Hand sanitising is required at the biosecurity gate. Tours operate with restricted capacity. Education programmes operate and follow public health guidelines. Public programmes and events are postponed/cancelled. The cafe will have reduced capacity. Masks are required on the shuttle to and from Zealandia, and inside the Visitors Centre and Cafe. You must scan the QR code or sign the visitor book displayed at the Visitor Centre, and, if possible, enable bluetooth on your phone to link with the COVID tracer app. 
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Alert Level 3 & 4

  • The sanctuary is closed. You can visit our Facebook or Instagram to keep up to date with us. Rangers continue to work in the sanctuary (physically distanced) to undertake vital conservation work and care for the wildlife. 
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  Alert Level 1 Alert Level 2 Alert Level 3 Alert Level 4
Open to public Yes Yes No No
Tours operating Yes Yes No No
Public programmes/events Yes No No No
Education Yes Yes No No