Native Birds Close Encounter

Meet our cheeky Kākā, Kakariki, Kea and Whio.  During this 30–40 minute interactive Ranger guided tour, learn all about these iconic native birds by getting up close to provide them food and enrichment.

Tours everyday:  Between 10am with last booking at 3pm.

Duration: 30-40 minutes

Capacity: 2 -10 people (phone us to ask about larger or private bookings)

Recommended age: All ages (children under 14 require adult accompaniment)

Price: $20 child; $30 adult (admission to the Reserve half price)


Making a booking: 

  • Bookings can be made online up to 5pm the day prior, or to check same day availability please phone 04 293 4131
  • Saturday, Sunday, Public and School Holidays.  An 11am encounter is scheduled these days without any need for prior booking (subject to capacity).

Booking at other times can be available – please check by phone or at our counter on the day.

Please note: This is a public booking. Private tours can be arranged by phone.

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Native Bird Close Encounter: 

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Phone (04) 293 4131

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