NEWS ARTICLES

Wellington Zoo welcomes conservation superstar 17 April 2014

Daniela Biaggio is Wellington Zoo’s new Conservation Manager.

more »
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.

more »
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.

more »
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.

more »
Wellington Zoo welcomes inaugural Artist in Residence 31 March 2014

Painter and environmentalist Phill Waddington is Wellington Zoo’s 2014 Artist in Residence.

more »
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.

more »
Haast-Tokoeka Kiwi chicks at Wellington Zoo 20 March 2014

Wellington Zoo is treating two endangered Kiwi chicks, thought to be suffering from erysipelas.

more »
Special Offer for Zoo Venues 12 March 2014

Book a venue for a half day, full day, or evening during April - June and get a great rate.

more »