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Just in time for the start of Chinese New Year celebrations, Kiwi Encounter's 88th kiwi chick for the season has hatched on January 22nd - and coincidentally the chick's dad's...
What an incredible and unforgettable journey it has been so far!
We're proud to release this incredible unique footage of a kiwi chick hatching. This timelapse takes a photo every second of the six day hatch! The camera was carefully set...
We were to welcome two very rare Whio, or blue ducks, to the park on the 1st of February! This is the first time that Rainbow Springs have had Whio...
A Kiwi Christmas came true for our Kiwi Encounter team with Santa delivering not one, but two chicks.
In the wild I would most likely be eating insects and fallen berries by now, but here at Kiwi Encounter the menu is little more extensive.
Bloomers the Kiwi
There is a strange serenity about being tucked in a shell for almost 80 days. You’d think it would be cramped in there, but it’s really quite cosy.
Frosty the kiwi seems to have a spring in his step in this video! Our kiwi keepers presumed that he was pretty excited about breeding season as he is seen...
I was two months old in my egg when I arrived at Kiwi Encounter and was placed in their special incubator room with lots of other eggs from all over the North Island.