Groundbreaking primate procedure to save Cara's ear
31 August 2015
This week Cara the Chimpanzee will undergo an innovative procedure in an attempt to save her ear from chronic infection.
Wellington Zoo hosts Harvard Professor Scott Edwards
12 August 2015
The renowned evolutionary biologist and Curator of Ornithology at Harvard University spoke to staff and guests ahead of his nationwide lecture series.
Olive Ridley Sea Turtle heads north
6 August 2015
Ridley is heading to Kelly Tarlton’s Sea Life Aquarium in Auckland to begin rehabilitation.
Winter Wednesdays return to Wellington Zoo
31 July 2015
Visit our beautiful animals on any Wednesday in August for just $7 for adults and $5 for kids.
Olive Ridley Sea Turtle receiving care at The Nest Te Kōhanga
13 July 2015
An endangered Olive Ridley Sea Turtle is currently receiving care at The Nest Te Kohanga
Wellington Zoo recognised at Wellington Region Business Hall of Fame
10 July 2015
Wellington Zoo was thrilled to be an inaugural inductee into the Wellington Region Business Hall of Fame.
New interactive African area at Wellington Zoo
1 July 2015
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!
Wellington Zoo puts pressure on to unmask palm oil
25 June 2015
We're supporting the Unmask Palm Oil campaign by sending thousands of postcards asking government representatives in Australasia to demand clear labelling.