Discover the wonders of the living world in a wildlife sanctuary renowned for its generous habitats and approach to conservation.
Hamilton Zoo is home to over 600 native and exotic animals and boasts the largest free flight aviary in New Zealand housing 16 species of native birds.
Experiences not to be missed – go behind the scenes with a Face2Face encounter and meet our Sumatran tigers, southern white rhinoceros, lemurs or chimpanzees. Catch a free ‘Meet the keeper’ talk and learn about the characters and personalities of our animals, their feeding and enrichment.
Need a break? Swing by Flavours Cafe and grab a delicious treat, or dine al fresco in one of our scenic picnic areas.