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Holiday Fun at Butterfly Creek – Save 10% online!

Hang out at Butterfly Creek these July holidays and get 10% off individual All Attraction passes online!  We are 3/4 undercover and the perfect place to be rain or shine. Stay cozy in our newly refurbished tropical Butterfly House with over 700 butterflies, plus meet our two newest residents, Raf and Shyla the Cotton Top Tamarin Monkeys.  Check out our holiday entertainment calendar –  we have our famous mask making mid week, walking dino on weekends and a special book reading on Thursday 22nd by kiwi author Clare Scott who will share her award-winning story ‘The midnight adventures of Ruru and Kiwi’.

  Plus we have Dinosaurs, Dragons, Mermaids & Unicorns, farm animals Kiwi, Otters and so much more!
So make sure you book a day out to Butterfly Creek these July holidays.

Book online using promo code JULY10 & save 10% on individual All Attraction passes from Saturday July 10th to Sunday July 25th.

*T’s & C’s: 10% discount valid only from 10/06/21 to 25/06/21. Valid for individual All Attractions passes only.
Not valid with any other discounts.

What’s On:

We have some fun activities happening during the school holidays, see the entertainment timetable below.

Saturday 10th July to Sunday 25th July 2021

Wed to Fri both weeks Dino & Butterfly Mask Making / colouring in 10.30am – 2:30pm Boneyard Room (Dinosaur Kingdom)
Thurs 22nd July Live book reading with puppets 11.00am 12:00pm and 1:30pm Boneyard Room
Sat & Sun all 3 weekends Walking Dino team 11.00am – 2.30pm Dinosaur Kingdom


  • We cant guarantee what time our walking dino team will be out as times will vary on the day between the times specified. The walking dino won’t be available if raining.
  • We endeavor to ensure the activities above happen on the day advertised. However, if staff are unwell on the day we may need to change or cancel the activity – we will update this page if this happens.

Meet our walking dinosaur!

Want to meet a roaming dinosaur? Then Butterfly Creek is where you’ll want to be these school holidays. Come say hello & take a photo with our walking dinosaur who walks, roars and shakes their head!

Walking dino on Saturday and Sunday depending on the weather. Walking times will vary on the day, but be sure to hang around and you will catch them.

Crafts & book reading 

Spend some time in our Boneyard Room these holidays for some mask making fun.

On Thursday 22nd, come listen to author Clare Scott read her award winning book ‘The midnight adventures of Ruru and Kiwi’ – she has puppet characters whilst telling the story. Be sure to attend for you chance to win a copy of the book on the day!

Animal Kingdom

Daily Animal Encounters

Want to get up close to our animals? Then you won’t want to miss our free daily encounters.

We have a total of 9 free daily animal encounters throughout the day, including a Butterfly Encounter  to see colourful Butterflies being released into the tropical Butterfly House, and our very popular Croc Encounter at 1pm where you’ll  see NZ’s only salt water Crocodiles Scar & Goldie.

Buy Tickets:

  1. Save 10% online by choosing any individual All Attractions pass & applying promo code JULY10 below.
  2. Or choose our Family Pass (2 adults + 2 children) which is already discounted by 11%.
  3. Click ‘Continue’, fill out a few details, make payment then you’re all set to go for your trip to Butterfly Creek.

Want to change your visit date? Not to worry, you can use your passes any day during the school holidays.

We look forward to seeing you!

*T’s & C’s:  10% discount valid only from 10th July to 25th July 2021. Valid for individual All Attractions passes only.
Not valid with any other discounts.

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