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We are open Wednesday to Sunday!

Butterfly Creek is currently open to the public Wednesdays through to Sundays with new opening hours.

Note Butterfly Creek is currently closed Mondays & Tuesdays,  but we will be open 7 days during the July holidays from 4th – 19th July.

Online Special: Automatically get 5% off* all Day Passes until the 3rd of July when booking online.

So come visit us, our animals have missed you all.

Important Information:

Booking: Book online and save 5% until the 3rd of July here.

Keeping you safe:

When you arrive we encourage you to scan the QR code at the door, you can download the Tracing App before you visit or on the day. We also encourage you to continue with hand washing and good hygiene practices when on site.  Please do not visit if you are feeling unwell.

New Attraction opening hours:

  • Wednesday, Thursday, Friday: 9.30am to 4.00pm (last entry 3.00pm)
  • Weekends and School Holidays: 9.30am to 5.00pm (last entry 4.00pm)

School Holidays: We’ll be open 7 days a week over the school holidays from July 4th to 19th.

Café: Our Café will be open with a limited menu Wednesday to Sundays from 9.30am and will close within half an hour before closing time.

What’s Happening:

New friends

Spend some time in the amazing Kiwi Forest & see if you can find our two new kiwi: Awa & Māhina.

Cheryl the American Alligator has also come back to her new purpose-built pond in our Butterfly House after her long stay in Napier.

Contactless Takeaways

Food options

Our café is open from 9.30am, Wednesday to Sunday, with a limited selection of yummy food & drinks, sandwiches, pizzas, chips, jellies & daily specials.

Buy Tickets:

  1. Choose an All Attractions or Farm Pass (click here to see what’s included).
  2. Click the blue ‘book now’ button then choose how many passes you want. Promo code SAVE5 will be automatically applied if you’re visit date is before the 4th of July, giving you 5% off* all Day Passes & Train Passes.
  3. Click ‘Continue’, fill out a few details, make payment then you’re all set to go for your trip to Butterfly Creek. We look forward to seeing you!

Prices shown below are already discounted by 5% until the 3rd of July – see full pricing here.

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Terms & Conditions:

Not valid with any other discounts or promotions. Valid only for Day Passes & Train passes when purchased online.

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