Children in front of Dawson FallsPHOTO: DOC
We may not be the largest zoo in New Zealand but at Brooklands Zoo we really pack some punch with our diverse range of species.
Go through the mysterious goblin forest and discover trees with antifreeze leaves! And if you’re really keen, tramp to the swing bring high above the river for awesome views!
Make sure you’ve had a good breakfast, it's going to be a big day! See four volcanoes, adventure through the goblin forest, visit the oldest building in a National Park - what tales would it tell?
Explore subtropical rainforest with amazing native trees. Find out what makes the pukatea tree so special. Guess how old the biggest nikau palm is. Look for fish splashing in the river.
Are you ready for an adventure? Rotokare is a Taranaki treasure just waiting to be discovered. Find a weta, spot the native fish and discover the secrets of this special place.
Earn a medal in your own backyard by doing one of these conservation actions at home.