Wellington Zoo welcomes conservation superstar
17 April 2014
Daniela Biaggio is Wellington Zoo’s new Conservation Manager.
Wellington Zoo helps save lizards from possible extinction
15 April 2014
Wellington Zoo is caring for a population of critically endangered western Grand and Otago Skinks.
Wellington Zoo saddened by passing of African Wild Dogs
11 April 2014
Wellington Zoo staff made the difficult decision to euthanase the Zoo’s two remaining African Wild Dogs.
Wellington Zoo wins ZAA Exhibit Award for Hero HQ
1 April 2014
Hero HQ was awarded 'Best Small Scale exhibit from a Large Institution' at the ZAA Awards last week.
Wellington Zoo welcomes inaugural Artist in Residence
31 March 2014
Painter and environmentalist Phill Waddington is Wellington Zoo’s 2014 Artist in Residence.
Native birds released in Zealandia
25 March 2014
An injured Kaka and a Red-Crowned Kakariki were released in Zealandia last week after receiving care from our vets in The Nest Te Kohanga.
Haast-Tokoeka Kiwi chicks at Wellington Zoo
20 March 2014
Wellington Zoo is treating two endangered Kiwi chicks, thought to be suffering from erysipelas.
Special Offer for Zoo Venues
12 March 2014
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