• Enjoy close-up viewing of our national bird, the Kiwi, in specialised nocturnal enclosures.
(We guarantee that you'll always see a Kiwi)
• Walk through New Zealand's largest dome aviary.
• Meet the unique Tuatara reptile, which pre-dated the dinosaurs.
• Learn about New Zealand's many rare birds and enjoy a picnic in beautiful park-like grounds filled with a huge range of New Zealand's unique plants.
For a truly authentic New Zealand nature experience don't go past the Otorohanga Kiwi House in the heart of the North Island. It's just 15 minutes from the world-famous attractions of Waitomo's Glowworm Caves, Black Water Rafting and cave eco-tours.
The Kiwi House & Native Bird Park is owned and operated by the Otorohanga Zoological Society Inc. – a non-profit organisation dedicated to the conservation of New Zealand's native wildlife through education, display and breeding programs.