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Only at Auckland Zoo can you...

ASB Elephant ClearingMeet up with New Zealand's only Asian elephant Burma at ASB Elephant Clearing.
Aussie WalkaboutSee emu, wallaby and Australian birds all in the same exhibit as you stroll through the Aussie Walkabout and aviary.
Hippo RiverSee our hippos, Faith and Fudge, wallow deep in mud baths along the riverbank at Hippo River.
KidZoneKidZone is a fun and fascinating place for children to explore the world of the Zoo's domestic animals.
PridelandsEnjoy a mini safari as you explore the Zoo's Pridelands area - a place where you can immerse yourself in the sights, sounds and smells of Africa.
Primate TrailWalk to the heart of the Zoo to see some of the Zoo's most fascinating primates.
The RainforestEnter the lush tranquillity of a South American rainforest, where monkeys swing just an arm's length away.
Te Wao NuiDiscover New Zealand's natural treasures all in one place – at Auckland Zoo's Te Wao Nui!
Tiger TerritoryCome check out our Sumatran tigers, Jaka, Molek and Berani as they play and explore Tiger Territory.
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Zoo achieves record visitation for third year!

For the third consecutive year, Auckland Zoo has attracted a record number of visitors.

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opening hours

Winter (1 May to 31 August)
9.30am - 5pm
last admissions at 4.15pm

Summer (1 September to 30 April)
9.30am to 5.30pm
last admissions at 4.15pm



Auckland Zoo
Motions Road
Western Springs
Auckland 1022