The Big Splash: no rides operating between 12.15pm and 1.15pm

Discover Nature's Best at Rainbow Springs!

The ultimate fun day out.
Get up close with all the wonderful birds, bugs and beasts who call New Zealand home!

Guided Tours

Learn, see and discover even more at Rainbow Springs - guided tours are now included in all passes!

See, learn and discover with our guided park tours.

Nature & Wildlife Guided Tours

Learn, see and discover even more with our new nature and wildlife guided tours.

Our passionate and experienced guides will take you on a journey of New Zealand's wildlife story. Kiwi, kaka, kea, tuatara - you'll see it all!

Our popular Big Splash and your favourite playscape activities are still there too, making it the perfect family day out!

Learn more about tours

Discover Rainbow Springs

There's new stuff popping up every day at Rainbow Springs

Taonga: Treasures of New Zealand

We're excited to announce our new Taonga experiencel. Learn the rich history behind our treasured artefacts, including how Māori interacted with and conserved their natural world.

Kiwi Burrow

Learn all about New Zealand's national icon and the National Kiwi Hatchery with our brand new, interactive experience.

Ride the Big Splash!

Jump aboard The Big Splash ride for a nine-minute journey of discovery! You'll learn some of New Zealand's unique stories and get a splashing good thrill at the end! Age/height restrictions apply.

Species of the Season

This season we’re celebrating the Longfin eel! Learn all about this fascinating species with our NEW park activity book for kids!