Hamilton Zoo closed Tuesday 25 September

Hamilton Zoo will be closed to the public on Tuesday 25 September.

Rhino says no!

The move north for Hamilton Zoo’s female rhino Jamila, to Auckland Zoo, was scheduled for today (5 September 2018), but has been postponed.

Rhino Jamila is on the move!

Hamilton Zoo rhino Jamila makes the trip north to her new home at Auckland Zoo this week as part of a planned breeding programme for the threatened species.

Father's Day Weekend DADS VISIT FREE

We're celebrating father's day all weekend with 'Dads Go Free'!Bring your dad for a day at the Zoo anytime over father's day weekend (Sat 1 Sept and Sun 2 Sept)...

Chimp Week at the Zoo

The first ever World Chimp Day is coming up on Saturday 14 July so we're kicking it up with CHIMP WEEK!

Check out Keeper Kim from the primate team introducing what's...

Parrot Week at Hamilton Zoo

From 28th May to 4th June we are celebrating all things PARROT! Head in to the Zoo to join in the fun. KEA - MACAWS - KAKA AND MORE.

Sign of inclusive times at the Zoo

If you head to the Zoo on Sunday 13 May, expect to see a different kind of sign.

calendar icon Posted 10 May 2018

Nationwide campaign to give more kiwi kids free zoo visits

In a first, a nationwide 'Zoofari' campaign by The Warehouse begins today to enable thousands of children from low-decile schools to receive free conservation-based educational experiences at zoos across New...

calendar icon Posted 7 March 2018

Happy Birthday Chiku!

The cheekiest member of the chimp troupe celebrated her 2nd birthday with special treats from the keepers.

calendar icon Posted 20 February 2018

Zoo visitors donate to Women's Refuge

Generous donations from Zoo visitors in the lead up to Christmas has made it possible for Hamilton Zoo to give an experience to remember to children in need.

calendar icon Posted 17 January 2018

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