Due to family health circumstances Owlcatraz will not be open until further notice. We do intend to reopen at the end of November with our usual guided tours anytime from 10am to 3pm. Please email us on firstname.lastname@example.org with enquires. We do apologise for any inconvenience caused. Kind regards, Ross and Janette and the Owlcatraz Team.
NATIVE BIRD AND WILDLIFE PARK
Owlcatraz is a haven for wonderful creatures of many types including our NZ Owl (Morepork/Ruru) where the guides take you inside their unique purpose built home.
Walk through the endangered North Island Weka enclosures. Take a walk to Owlcatraz farm to meet many different creatures.
Lake Owlsmere is a beautiful lake & wetland area where you can feed the eels & the ducks. The Wairuru Caves are an amazing 'glow worm' cave complex where you are harnessed together for a bit of an adventure.
Younger visitors enjoy a ride on the Thomas miniature train (weather permitting). Complimentary tea or coffee for adults, gift shop, picnic area, plenty of parking. Camper vans can stay the night.