Game and Nature Reserve


Auckland Zoo is a 16.35-hectare (40-acre) zoological garden in Auckland, New Zealand, situated next to Western Springs park not far from Auckland’s central business district.


At Butterfly Creek see the butterfly house, Dinosaur Kingdom, NZ’s only salt water crocodiles, farm animals, alligators, bugs, monkeys and a bird aviary.


Clevedon Scenic Reserve is one of Manukau’s most stunning reserves, with significant natural and cultural heritage value.


Kelly Tarlton’s Sea Life Aquarium is a public aquarium in Auckland, New Zealand that was opened in 1985. Located at 23 Tamaki Drive, it was the brainchild of New Zealand marine archeologist and diver Kelly Tarlton.


Mangemangeroa Reserve is a magnificent landscape of farmland, coastal native bush and stunning estuary views.


Point View reserve is comprised of vegetation types including pockets of podocarp-broadleaf forest, kanuka forest, secondary scrub and gorse shrublands. About a quarter is mown grassland.


Tahuna Torea is a unique city-based wildlife reserve sited on a long sandbank extending out into the Tamaki Estuary.


Waiatarua Reserve – A unique haven in the midst of the city for people and birds. The Reserve is a great place to come walking.


The Waitawa Regional Park is an Auckland regional park that opened in 2014 in New Zealand. The land was purchased in 2004 by the former Auckland Regional Council and the park will be administered by the Auckland Council. Image Map