Staglands Wildlife Reserve, Wellington

#2 of 18 in Wildlife in Wellington
Wildlife Area · Nature / Park
An alternative to conventional zoo experiences, Staglands Wildlife Reserve offers visitors the exciting opportunity to connect with nature in a beautiful, natural environment. Feed and freely interact with wildlife in this very special place--the product of one man’s passion and vision to experience nature at its best. The 10 hectare (24 acre) reserve features picturesque hills, streams, valleys, and ponds, developed carefully over the last 40 years. Walk through aviaries filled with twittering birds, feed cuddly kunekune piglets, discover the hardships of early settlers at a recreated frontier town, or enjoy a picnic surrounded by New Zealand's lush natural scenery. Located inside a traditional log building, the reserve cafe features outdoor seating areas and serves light meals and beverages. Plan to see Staglands Wildlife Reserve and other attractions that appeal to you using our Wellington trip itinerary planner. Plan your Staglands Wildlife Reserve visit and explore what else you can see and do in Wellington using our Wellington tour itinerary planning site.
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  • We thoroughly enjoyed all aspects of our visit to your establishment. The 4 kids enjoyed feeding the animals and the tractor ride. Adults liked the walking tracks and seeing the animals.  more »
  • In my 70s, was impressed with this wildlife centre. I am on crutches and managed to walk the whole centre.p, with a rest or two. Well done.  more »

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