Nestival weekend at the Zoo
13 December 2014
Join the ‘Nestivities’ on Saturday 13 and Sunday 14 December for special vet-themed talks, entertainment, games and activities!
Wellington Zoo celebrates five years of The Nest Te Kohanga
9 December 2014
Our award-winning animal hospital and centre for native wildlife turns five years old this month.
Wellington Zoo celebrates International Volunteer Day
5 December 2014
A big thank you to our team of 113 volunteers for their dedication and support.
Wellington Zoo staff volunteer at Free the Bears
28 November 2014
Amy and Lynn head to Southeast Asia to help out at Free the Bears sanctuaries in Cambodia and Laos.
Wellington Zoo saddened by passing of Bud the Otter
26 November 2014
Zoo staff and volunteers were saddened by the loss of our male Asian Small-Clawed Otter, Bud.
New arrival at Wellington Zoo
16 November 2014
A baby Chimpanzee was born on Saturday morning at Wellington Zoo to first-time mother, Keza.
Wellington Zoo releases rehabilitated tuatara
7 November 2014
An injured tuatara found outside ZEALANDIA’s fence has been released back into the sanctuary after treatment at Wellington Zoo.
Getting here is half the fun!
1 November 2014
Take the bus to the Zoo in November and get half price entry.