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Kiwi chick resting on native fern leaves

National Kiwi Hatchery



 See wildlife conservation in action.


One of the largest and most successful kiwi hatcheries in the world

The National Kiwi Hatchery is a leader in kiwi husbandry, egg incubation systems, hatching techniques and kiwi chick rearing. We offer unforgettable tour experiences, where you'll get to see kiwi eggs being incubated, the hatching process and newly hatched kiwi chicks.
An educational, thought-provoking and truly unique experience, find out how we're helping the plight of our endangered national icon.  100% of ticket sales go straight back to the National Kiwi Recovery Trust. 

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The National Kiwi Hatchery is located at Rainbow Springs Nature Park, ten minutes drive from central Rotorua.

192 Fairy Springs Road
Fairy Springs
Rotorua, New Zealand

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