Kiwi chick scheduled for release on 10 Feb

9th February 2018 Kiwi chick scheduled for release on 10 Feb

We have delightful little kiwi chick for release this Saturday. Her name is Raukura, meaning treasure and she will be 25 days old on Saturday.

Details as follows:
When: Tuesday 6 Feb at 11am
What's happening: A short kiwi encounter with Auckland Zoo Ranger and (hopefully) the chance to meet Hākari (which means celebration), the newest kiwi chick to make Rotoroa it's home.
Location: Exhibition Centre, Home Bay
This will be followed by our summer guided walk encounter, a free one and a half-hour guided tour with the zoo ranger - it's a fabulous insight into the wildlife programme.
Ferry tickets are available through 360 Discovery Cruises or by calling +64 9 307 8005

We hope you can join us; details as follows:

When: Saturday 10 Feb at 11am
What's happening: A short kiwi encounter with Auckland Zoo Ranger and (hopefully) the chance to meet Raukura (which means treasure in Te Reo), before she heads of to make Rotoroa her new home.
Location: Exhibition Centre, Home Bay, Rotoroa Island

This will be followed by our summer guided walk encounter, a free one and a half-hour guided tour with the zoo ranger - it's a fabulous insight into the wildlife programme.

No bookings needed, just turn up!

If coming by ferry, you'll need to make a booking, online through 360 Discovery Cruises or by calling +64 9 307 8005

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