As the 2017/18 season ends, Rainbow Springs’ Kiwi Encounter is reporting a 98.4% hatch success rate – almost four percent higher than its average over the last decade.
Kicking through the wrong end of an egg is a tiring entry into the world for a kiwi and could have cost a Coromandel chick its life.
Prime Minister Bill English paid a visit to the park on March 24th 2017 to learn more about the park’s kiwi conservation work.
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...
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...
A Kiwi Christmas came true for our Kiwi Encounter team with Santa delivering not one, but two chicks.
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...
A 30-year-old kiwi has said goodbye to his home at Rainbow Springs in Rotorua and been released into the wild for the first time.