Zoo clean up begins
That was a wild night! Cyclone Gabrielle certainly made an impact and our thoughts are with those who have been affected across Aotearoa.
Posted 14 February 2023
Zoo to remain closed
As Cyclone Gabrielle continues to make the weather unpredictable, the decision has been made to remain closed.
Posted 13 February 2023
Zoo closed Monday 13 Feb
Due to Cyclone Gabrielle, the predicted forecast for the next couple of days isn’t looking good.
Posted 12 February 2023
International Sevens teams enjoy Hamilton's best ahead of tournament
The following article was published on Stuff on January 18 2023. Article by Avina Vidyadharan.
Posted 18 January 2023
Go wild with summer fun in Kirikiriroa Hamilton
Finding fun this summer has never been easier thanks to a collaborative activity guide and website produced by three of Hamilton’s best-loved visitor destinations, Hamilton Gardens, Hamilton Zoo and Waikato…
Posted 9 January 2023
Christmas Hours for the Zoo
It's that time of year again! Everyone is starting to wind down for the holidays, but here at the Zoo we're winding up to welcome all of our wonderful visitors…
Posted 21 December 2022
Christmas Zoobilee this weekend!
Christmas has arrived at Hamilton Zoo
Come and celebrate the holiday season and get into the Christmas spirit.
Posted 16 December 2022
Hamilton Zoo closed 21-23 November
Hamilton Zoo/Everyday Eatery will be closed to the public from Monday 21 to Wednesday 23 November.
Posted 14 November 2022
Masks no longer required at Council facilities
Hamilton City Council no longer requires visitors to its public facilities to wear a mask, following the Government’s decision yesterday (Monday 12 September) to retire the COVID-19 protection framework.
Posted 13 September 2022
Rehabilitated pekapeka released back into the wild
Photo: Peter Drury
The native long-tailed bat/pekapeka attacked by a pet cat and rehabilitated by Hamilton Zoo has been successfully released back into the wild.
Posted 8 November 2022