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Holiday Fun at Butterfly Creek – Save 10% online!

Warm up these holidays at Butterfly Creek, there’s heaps to do regardless of the weather as we are 3/4’s under cover. Hang out in our tropical butterfly house or warm crocodile enclosure. Discover dragons, unicorns, Kiwi, magical mermaids & so much more.

Plus have fun making your very own dinosaur or butterfly mask, get up close to Dinomite or Dixie our roaming dinosaurs & don’t forget to meet special guest Princess Aria on Thursday the 18th of July.

Save 10% when booking individual All Attractions passes online using promo code JULY10, or save even more with our great value Family Pass.

School Holiday Entertainment:

We have fun & educational animal encounters every day during the holidays. Plus we have heaps of special holiday entertainment happening throughout, see the entertainment timetable below or click here to view our daily animal encounters.

Week 1: Sat 6 - Sun 14 July | Week 2: Mon 15 - Sun 21 July


Saturday & Sunday (both weekends) 11am – 2pm Roaming Dino Roaming Venue*
Monday – Wednesday 11am – 2pm Dino & Butterfly Mask Making Boneyard Room


Monday – Wednesday 11am – 2pm Dino & Butterfly Mask Making Boneyard Room
Thursday 18th July 11am – 3pm Princess Aria Mythic Creatures & Boneyard Room
Saturday & Sunday 11am – 2pm Roaming Dino Roaming Venue*


*Roaming Dino will be in the Boneyard room or Mythic Creatures exhibit if it’s raining.

Meet Princess Aria

Princess Aria will be enchanting your little ones with Story time, interactive singing and dancing with rainbow scarves and of course meet/greet and photos (3 sessions at 11am, 12pm & 1.45pm).

You can also catch her floating around the Mythic Creatures exhibit mingling & interacting with your little ones giving lessons in what it means to be a “TRUE Princess/Prince”. Learn more about Princess Aria here:

Animal Kingdom

Daily Animal Encounters

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

We have a total of 15 encounters throughout the day, such as the Butterfly Encounter where you’ll get to see numerous colourful Butterflies being released into our tropical Butterfly House, and our very popular Croc Encounter where you’ll get to see NZ’s only salt water Crocodiles Scar & Goldie.

See our full daily animal encounters timetable & map here.

Buy Tickets:

  1. Choose between our individual All Attractions pass OR our All Attractions – Family Pass (2 adult + 2 children)
  2. Choose any date from the 6th to the 21st of July.
  3. If you chose an individual All Attractions pass, click ‘Apply Promo or Voucher’ & enter the coupon code JULY10 to get 10% off All Attractions at Butterfly Creek. You can purchase multiple individual All Attractions passes. All Attractions – Family Passes are already discounted by 15%.
  4. 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!

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