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Review of Auckland Zoo

Auckland Zoo
Certificate of Excellence
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Fee: Yes
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Owner description: Auckland Zoo is home to the largest collection of native and exotic animals in New Zealand, set in 17 hectares of lush parkland and just minutes from central Auckland. Auckland Zoo is open every day (except Christmas Day) from 9.30am.
Useful Information: Activities for older children, Activities for young children, Bathroom facilities, Wheelchair access, Baby buggy parking, Lockers / storage, Food available for purchase
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

My visit to the zoo wasnt the greatest. Maybe it was just the day. I was very pleased with the establishment, the enclosures were spacious and facilities were good considering alot of renovations are being done. My disappointment was the lack of animals on show. The averies seemed almost empty, no otters on show, couldnt find a lion in its enclosure and several other animals seemed scarce. What i did like was the new facility that showed the work done by the vets on the care of the animals, the beautiful park outlook and the tiger talk. Great day for families to have a day out together.

Thank Bruce N
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Reviewed 6 April 2018

We decided to visit the Zoo to kill some time while in Auckland. It was a great visit, however there are alot of upgrades going on at the moment and more animals expected. The animals were well looked after and there was a good variety. The food outlets could have been cleaner, but all in all a good day out.

Thank Sally A
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Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

We have been to a lot of the zoos but this zoo is one of the best. It is very easy to get away especially with prams. Animals looks happy and healthy. We walked non stop for 2 hours and kids had such a great time. Really loved this zoo

Thank Kel P
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Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Had a good time wandering around the zoo with the rest of Auckland on Good Friday. The zoo itself is nicely laid out and sign listed, animal enclosures look well considered and lots of helpful volunteers out which is good to see.

Thank Alicia T
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Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

I hadn't been to the zoo for years, but was intrigued by the bug display- anything by Weta workshops is not to be missed! The daughter and I were delighted - we may even admit we have a sneaky admiration for creepy crawlies! Also appreciated the zoo enthusiasts who we chatted to and who directed us to see various animals! Great day out!

Thank Teach6214
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