Nau Mai ki te Whare Kararehe o Brooklands

Welcome to Brooklands Zoo

Visiting us


9:30AM – 4:00PM

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.

Covid-19 : Alert Level Red

  • Brooklands Zoo is open, with restrictions on numbers.
  • Face coverings are mandatory for visitors.
  • NZ COVID tracer app QR codes are displayed onsite - please scan in. 
  • All walkways, parks, playgrounds, public toilets, the free-flight aviary and the Wonky Cone are open.
  • The barn will remain closed.
  • No keeper talks or programmes on offer, although Group bookings are now available again.
  • Existing temporary barrier setup to remain in place in some zoo spaces.
  • Under the red level the My Vaccine Pass verification is not required for zoo visitors.

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!