Orana Wildlife Park


Our aim, along with being dedicated to the conservation of endangered species and the welfare of our animals, is to provide education, recreation and enjoyment to the public


See New Zealand's only gorillas ... and the country's only orang-utans too at Orana Wildlife Park! 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; eye balling the magnificent white rhino; meeting New Zealand’s national icon, the kiwi or travelling through the Lion Reserve! 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. There is something to entertain people of all ages, for the entire day, at Orana Wildlife Park!

No refund allowed. Children 14 years and under must be accompanied by an adult.

793 McLeans Island Rd, Christchurch, New Zealand, 8051


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