Nau Mai ki te Whare Kararehe o Brooklands

Welcome to Brooklands Zoo

Visiting us

Bowl concert


30 Brooklands Park Drive, New Plymouth


06 759 6060

Visit Brooklands Zoo for a free, fun day out with whānau and friends to see exotic mammals, farmyard animals, reptiles, colourful birds and more.

Brooklands Zoo is home to a large variety of animals including capuchin monkeys, meerkats, kune kune pigs, alpacas, and many more. 

After you’ve met all of our wonderful animals, stay a while and make the most of the playground and outdoor areas.

Our passionate zookeepers host talks twice-daily during weekends and school holidays so be sure to come along to hear fun facts and stories about life at Brooklands Zoo!

Zoo closures during February/March

Wednesday 28 February to Monday 4 March: Zoo closed for Bowl concert Matchbox Twenty with Goo Goo Dolls, including set-up and pack-out

Monday 4 March to Friday 22 March: Zoo closed for WOMAD, including set-up and pack-out

Zoo reopens to visitors on Saturday 23 March