The National Kiwi Hatchery Tours run Thursday to Sunday from 8:30 - 2pm, with tours every hour on the hour starting from 9am. Rainbow Springs Nature Park remains closed. If you have an advance booking, a voucher or for information on passes please see our latest update.
Name our 2000th kiwi!
We’re on the hunt for a name for our 2000th kiwi. Simply complete the entry form below to be in to win this unique opportunity.
Terms & Conditions: Entries close Friday 15 November 2019 11.59pm NZST. The winner will be drawn from this competition and the ‘Save Kiwi Month’ domestic New Zealand competition held over October 2019. Judges decision is final, no further correspondence will be entered into. Winner will receive a digital certificate and photo of the kiwi for their own personal (not commercial) use. By entering and winning this competition you agree for your name, the suggested name for the 2000th kiwi and reason / story (optional) to be used publicly in relation to this competition. The winner will be notified by email. The kiwi name you suggest is subject to approval from Rainbow Springs.