Orana Wildlife Park

793 McLeans Island Road, Christchurch (15 minutes’ drive from Christchurch airport)

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Set in 80 hectares within 15 minutes’ drive of Christchurch Airport, Orana Wildlife Park provides the ultimate animal adventure. We get you up close and personal with the animals. Imagine hand feeding a majestic giraffe; seeing New Zealand’s only gorillas; eye balling the magnificent white rhino; meeting New Zealand’s national icon, the kiwi or travelling through the Lion Reserve! Visitors can enjoy the antics of Tasmanian devils, cheetah, tigers, monkeys, meerkats, native birds and reptiles, friendly farmyard animals and much more.

Orana is internationally renowned for its involvement in zoo-based breeding programmes for endangered exotic and native species. When you visit, you are supporting our conservation work. Guided tours and scheduled animal presentations occur daily. A café and wildlife themed gift shop are located on-site. There is something to entertain people of all ages, for the entire day, at Orana Wildlife Park!

Phone

(03) 359 7109