Fun at the Zoo
We are gearing up at the Zoo to bring you LOADS of fun this summer - roar on in and check out our NEW shiny additions and upgrades including.
Posted 17 December 21
Kendi the chimp turns ONE!
HAPPY 1ST BIRTHDAY KENDI
Beautiful little girl Kendi turns one today and we celebrated how amazing she is!
Check out Primate Keeper Izzy's update and learn more about our gorgeous girl and...
Posted 18 Dec 2021
A Christmas Miracle
Recently we received a very special delivery from our friends at Hamilton Gardens… a member of public came across a ruru chick injured on a path.
Posted 20 December 2021
Tuatara House opens
Our newest edition. . . the Tuatara House is now open!
This has been a long time coming.
Posted 17 December 2021
New entrance is open!
Our new entrance is OPEN!
Our shiny new entrance building is open! We welcomed the first visitors on Thursday 16 December, who were ready and waiting to try out the new...
Posted 16 December 2021
Hamilton Zoo operating at ORANGE setting
Hamilton Zoo is now operating under the ORANGE setting of the Traffic Light Framework.
Posted 13 December 2021
Zoo to operate under new traffic light framework
From Friday (3 December) the Waikato moves into the new traffic light framework at the orange setting.
Posted 2 December 2021
Hamilton Zoo move to Alert Level 2
Hamilton Zoo remains open to the public Alert Level 2. We are open normal hours - 9. 30am to 4. 30pm, final admission 3. 30pm daily.
Posted 16 November 2021
Hamilton Zoo now open!
Hamilton Zoo will reopen to the public on Friday 5 November, operating under the Government guidelines for Alert Level 3 (step 2). Normal hours will resume - 9.
Posted 2 Nov, 2021
Hamilton moves to Alert Level 3
Essential services will continue as Hamilton City Council again prepares for a move to COVID-19 Alert Level 3.
Hamilton city will move to Alert Level 3 at 11.
Posted 3 October 2021