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News & Updates

  • New arrival at Wellington Zoo

    A baby Chimpanzee was born on Saturday morning at Wellington Zoo to first-time mother, Keza.
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  • Wellington Zoo releases rehabilitated tuatara

    An injured tuatara found outside ZEALANDIA’s fence has been released back into the sanctuary after treatment at Wellington Zoo.
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  • Getting here is half the fun!

    Take the bus to the Zoo in November and get half price entry.
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