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  • Wētā weekend a winner for Zoo staff

    Tuesday 25 July 2017

    "Awesome" is how Auckland Zoo’s Don McFarlane describes a recent three-day weekend on The Noises' Otata Island with colleague Kavi Chetty releasing 80 of Aotearoa's largest giant wētā species, the threatened wētā punga. Read More

  • Meet volunteer Rachel

    Tuesday 20 June 2017

    Rachel White says being a volunteer guide at Auckland Zoo is a great way to share her love for animals and passion for conservation. Read More

  • Zoo celebrates volunteers' incredible contribution

    Friday 16 June 2017

    This National Volunteer Week (17 - 25 June) Auckland Zoo is celebrating the incredible contribution its 230+ team of volunteers, and volunteers all over New Zealand, make to our communities. Read More

  • World Turtle Day

    Tuesday 23 May 2017

    It's World Turtle Day, and our vet team have recently been caring for a critically endangered Hawksbill turtle that washed up on Ninety Mile Beach in Northland. Read More

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