Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
How do I get there?
Click here to see a map, with full directions to get here from various starting points!
How long does it take to experience Pūkaha?
Tell me about Kākā Café.
Kākā Café is open seven days a week from 9:00 am.
From April to October, the café closes at 4:30 pm.
Otherwise, it is open until 5:00 pm.
You are welcome to eat at the café without purchasing an entry ticket to the wildlife park… just watch out for the cheeky kākā who may try to steal your food!
Do you have wild kiwi?
Yes, we do. Part of the Pūkaha captive breeding programme includes breeding North Island brown kiwi for our own reserve.
We also have a many other wildlife; you can see some of them here!
Is Pūkaha fenced?
No. Pūkaha is an unfenced reserve.
Do you have maps?
We have a beautiful map of our tracks and attractions right here; printed copies are available in the centre.
We do not currently stock regional maps but we do have an extensive collection of brochures showing regional attractions.
Where's the nearest gas station / accommodation / campground?
What else is there to do nearby?
Where can I take my dog for a walk?
How do I become a member?
Can I volunteer?
Can I talk to a human?
Sure! We have fantastic, friendly staff. Give us a call on 06 375-8004