Visit the Zoo after hours | Tickets just $12 each

We're happy to announce that the Zoo will stay open late on selected dates from 9 February to 28 March, 4pm - 8pm.

Make the most of the summer nights: visit after work with mates, make it a date night or just enjoy a stroll through the beautiful grounds.

Last admissions at 7pm. Zoo closes at 8pm. Avoid the queues when you buy online.

  1. Friends of the Zoo - free! Please present pass on entry.
  2. Infants (0-3 years old) are free.

Selected Dates:

  1. Saturday 9th February
  2. Thursday 14th February
  3. Thursday 21st February
  4. Thursday 28th February
  5. Saturday 9th March
  6. Thursday 14th March
  7. Thursday 21st March
  8. Thursday 28th March

All encounters are free and run every Open Late night!

  • 4:30pm Flamingo
  • 4:30pm Otter
  • 5:00pm Elephant
  • 5:00pm Lace monitor
  • 5:30pm Meerkat
  • 5:30pm Spider monkey
  • 5:45pm Kea
  • 5:45pm Galàpagos tortoise
  • 6:15pm NZ birds in the Forest
  • 6:15pm Squirrel monkey/Capybara
  • 6:30pm Fur seal
  • 6:30pm Tasmanian devil
  • 6:45pm Leopard tortoise
  • 7:00pm African Savannah
  • 7:00pm Australian birds 
Video

Open Lates

We're staying open late on selected dates this summer.