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  • Olive Ridley Sea Turtle receiving care at The Nest Te Kōhanga

    An endangered Olive Ridley Sea Turtle is currently receiving care at The Nest Te Kohanga
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  • Wellington Zoo recognised at Wellington Region Business Hall of Fame

    Wellington Zoo was thrilled to be an inaugural inductee into the Wellington Region Business Hall of Fame.
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  • New interactive African area at Wellington Zoo

    Want to know how animals get to the Zoo and why vets want to look at their poo? Next to the Giraffes and right by the jeep, we've got a fun new space for you!
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