Kiwi News!

There's always lots of exciting things happening at Kiwi Encounter with the arrival and departure of kiwi chicks! We'll keep you up-to-date here.

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Unique footage!

We're very proud to release this incredible unique footage of a kiwi chick hatching.

#124 Hatches this season!

It's been very busy so far this season at Kiwi Encounter with 124 cute chicks hatching! We'll update you weekly on our new hatches!

Prime Minister visits Kiwi Encounter!

Prime Minister Bill English paid a visit to the park on March 24th 2017 to learn more about the park’s kiwi conservation work.

Christmas Hatch

A Kiwi Christmas came true for our Kiwi Encounter team with Santa delivering not one, but two chicks. A competition was run on our Facebook page to name the Christmas hatch and the winning name was Anahera, which means Angel in Te Reo Māori!