Please note: Our cafe is closed. Our new cafe opens Tuesday 24 September. A coffee cart is onsite. Learn more. 

Kiwi Burrow Experience

Included in your Day Pass.

See, learn and discover all about New Zealand's national icon.

Rainbow Springs is proud to be home of the Kiwi Burrow - a fun, interactive space that teaches you all about New Zealand's national icon and the recovery efforts undertaken by many to ensure the kiwi remains for future generations. 

Stand in a human-sized kiwi burrow, sit in a giant kiwi egg, and see real kiwi in our nocturnal enclosure! It's kiwi kiwi kiwi at Rainbow Springs! 

Learn all about kiwi in the Burrow and then pop into our nocturnal enclosure to see kiwi in person! 

Entry to the Kiwi Burrow and nocturnal enclosure is included in your Pass. 


It's kiwi kiwi kiwi at Rainbow Springs!

We're proud to be leaders in kiwi conservation.

Nocturnal House

See kiwi being kiwi in our nocturnal house!

Kiwi Burrow

Walk through our human-sized kiwi burrow

All things kiwi

Learn all about our iconic national bird with our fun and interactive kiwi facts.

Kiwi Egg

Feel what it's like to be a kiwi chick inside this giant egg.