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Brooklands Zoo

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A park with a Zoo

Very small but awesome little zoo. Beautiful animals and birds. Be careful the birds love to land... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Gold Coast, Australia
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Very sweet

This is a lovely wee place for people with children, I didn't realise it was more for families... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Lori O
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  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“coffee cart”(16 reviews)
Brooklands Zoo is a FREE, family focused zoo which is home to a variety of farmyard animals, amphibians, reptiles, oriental small-clawed otters, meerkats, a brolga, Bolivian squirrel monkeys and both capuchin and cotton-top tamarin monkeys, as well...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
30 Brooklands Park Drive, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
+64 6-759 5320
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Very small but awesome little zoo. Beautiful animals and birds. Be careful the birds love to land on you, it’s free to go in here but don’t forget to give a little donation, check out the gardens after you have visited

Thank Deanmjohnson
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a lovely wee place for people with children, I didn't realise it was more for families rather than solo tourists.. but I had a wee jaunt round there anyway, the animals were lovely and the play area looked absolutely brilliant - I know...More

Thank Lori O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is only small, but still interesting and free. A great place for kids to run and play and see the animals. Perfect for a family picnic.

Thank catchfab
Reviewed 1 October 2018

So when I was told we were going to the Brookland Zoo, I got the eftpos card ready as usual, but here's the first good bit, it's FREE! Okay, it's small but it's cute as, has quite a few animals, some exotic, a sweet and...More

Thank zesdead23
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

This is a cute little zoo with a variety of farm animals and birds. A wonderful place to take children and elderly.the birds are well looked after and very happy.plenty of nearby parking. Clean and tidy with well kept lawns and gardens.

Thank Alipa50
Reviewed 17 September 2018

Great FREE little zoo, absolutely adored it. I found a friend in the the bird aviary, wanted to come home with me but we had to sat goodbye to each other

Thank jij52
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

I was totally impressed by this gorgeous, well kept wee gem that we visited recently while staying in New Plymouth! It was super clean and tidy, with a great park for children to play on, surrounded by happy animals and friendly volunteers! This is a...More

Thank Trudydrennan
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

this park has it all 2 lakes waterfall playground cricket field kiosk natural concert venue a zoo something for everyone excellent in summer at nite with the light show an music every nite .

Thank dkkh
Reviewed 28 August 2018

this is FREE - can you believe it? Wonderful place to take children/grandchildren. We have spent many an hour here with our grandchildren. There is a playground. Various animals, to see at close range. You can walk through where all the birds are and as...More

Thank yartap2018
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Love visiting Brooklands Zoo, been here so many times but it's never boring. The animals all seem happy and staff are very friendly and happy to interact with visitors. Great playground for the younger kids, lovely to take a picnic and spend the day there.

Thank m2nkin
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