COVID-19 update:

The National Kiwi Hatchery Tours are open Thursday - Sunday from 8:30 - 2pm.
Rainbow Springs Nature Park remains closed. If you have an advance booking, a voucher or for information on passes please see our latest update.

See real conservation in action with The National Kiwi Hatchery Tour!

See kiwi conservation in action with a National Kiwi Hatchery Tour.

National Kiwi Hatchery Tours

We're proud to be the world's leading kiwi conservation centre. 

See real conservation in action with a 'behind the scenes' guided tour of the Hatchery and get a special insight into the recovery efforts of New Zealand's national icon and our leading husbandry programme. 

Make a difference: funds from this tour go towards our kiwi conservation efforts. 

 

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Guided Park Tours

Learn, see and discover even more about New Zealand's fascinating and rare wildlife.
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NEW! Activity Books

Upsize your fun with a Junior Explorer Activity Book and pencil. A new one each season - free with all Day Passes. Returning soon.

Nature At It's Best...

Lose yourself in acres of native bush and natural springs. It's a fun day out for all.
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Kiwi, Kaka, Kea, Tuatara...

We have it all! Get up close and learn about the fascinating and rare wildlife who call New Zealand home. Returning soon.

Play!

Who said learning can't be fun?! Don't miss our playscape stations located throughout the Park. Designed to have you laughing … and learning!
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Trout: It's In Our Name!

Did you know Rainbow Springs is named after our famous rainbow trout? Our famous friends still swim in our natural streams and you can even get up close in our special underwater viewer!
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Gallery

Check out what it's like at Rainbow Springs!