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The Parrot Place

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Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Great for kids of all ages

There are a number of options for all kids with parrots sitting on shoulders, a walk through aviary... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Hamilton & Waikato Region, New Zealand
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Wonderful birds

Great time with the birds, very informative, staff allow you to hold the birds and they are so full... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Whangarei, New Zealand
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“beautiful birds”(17 reviews)
“bird lovers”(7 reviews)
“quail”(8 reviews)
Wander through our glorious subtropical gardens and enjoy the entertaining antics and colourful plumage of a huge variety of native and exotic parrots from around the world.Enjoy getting up close and personal with our pet birds in a natural...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
1 Mission Road, Kerikeri 0230, New Zealand
+64 9-407 5146
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

There are a number of options for all kids with parrots sitting on shoulders, a walk through aviary and a great range of parrots and birds. Definitely grab the feed to engage with birds.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank DavidW12936
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great time with the birds, very informative, staff allow you to hold the birds and they are so full of personality

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank kean43
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely trip out for those who enjoy interaction with stunning birds. Bring your camera and take some awesome snaps of the gorgeous plumage on these birds. Have your picture taken (for an extra couple of dollars), with a couple of the parrots and for a...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank LeanneW1394
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited with 2 children (3 and 6) and they loved it, the opportunity to hold them was a real hit. The play area at the back was an ok break from the birds.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank paulscants
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place gives you a chance to interact and get closer to birds and parrots than you ever would in the wild. The friendliest birds will sit on your hand and crawl around your shoulders while you feed them seeds and nuts that you can...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank samriggs1
Reviewed 13 December 2018

lots of beautiful colourful exoctic birds, some of the birds can talk back to you and some will sit on your shoulder. loads of birds to see and feed. great little playground at the back of the property for the kiddies to play with picnic...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Inspire816133
Reviewed 17 November 2018 via mobile

Found out about this place by accident and as a bird lover immediately arranged a visit - I was not disappointed!  We were greeted straight away by a friendly member of staff who introduced us to a king parrot (Pug) and an eclectus (Paddy) and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 108hayleyb
Reviewed 29 October 2018

When we arrived we were on our own and got a very nice briefing from one of the employees. We bought some seeds and nuts for the parrots and started feeding some of the birds. Unfortunately we couldn’t fit the seeds through the wire and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Dreamer02903170400
Reviewed 15 October 2018

Lovely place to visit a wee treasure in Kerikeri. I was on holiday with my 15month old and i just love how the big birds are just out in the open to feed and the variety of the birds so many. Loved the experience of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank KHerman2014
Reviewed 10 October 2018

The place is small but there are a wide selection of parrots from various countries in various colours. Some lovely parrots that will come and sit on your arm or shoulder and feed from your hand.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank New_South_Woodies
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5 April 2015|
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Response from nessb712 | Property representative |
Hi, Whilst our breeding Macaws are caged, Elmo is free.His behaviour however can only be described as mischievous ! We usually recommend that people visit first thing as the birds are eager to please and this can wear off... More