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News & Updates

  • Wellington Zoo welcomes conservation superstar

    Daniela Biaggio is Wellington Zoo’s new Conservation Manager.
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  • Wellington Zoo helps save lizards from possible extinction

    Wellington Zoo is caring for a population of critically endangered western Grand and Otago Skinks.
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  • Wellington Zoo wins ZAA Exhibit Award for Hero HQ

    Hero HQ was awarded 'Best Small Scale exhibit from a Large Institution' at the ZAA Awards last week.
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