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News & Updates

  • Wellington Zoo’s Daniel Warsaw helps Lemurs in Madagascar

    General Manager Business and Partnerships Daniel Warsaw is off to Madagascar to work with the Madagascar Fauna and Flora Group.
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  • Wellington Zoo releases nationally endangered Tawaki into the wild

    Our vet team released a nationally endangered Tawaki (Fiordland Crested Penguin) back into her wild West Coast habitat after successful treatment at The Nest Te Kohanga.
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  • Wellington Zoo, Garage Project and Trade Me launch Zoo Brew

    Join us to celebrate the launch of Zoo Brew at the Southern Cross on Sunday 22 November!
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