Katikati Bird Gardens, Katikati

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Admire the beautiful creatures at Katikati Bird Gardens, a large park and bird sanctuary set in peaceful surroundings. Wander among the lily ponds, wetlands, mature trees, and secret paths to see a variety of native birds like chooks and peacocks. If you would rather rest your feet, opt for a golf cart tour instead, or relax in the cafe that serves coffee and lunch food. A romantic cottage provides onsite accommodations. Add Katikati Bird Gardens to your Katikati travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Katikati trip itinerary builder.
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  • If you like the thought of being able to hand-feed chickens, cockatoos, peacocks, pigeons, etc, then this is the place for you. The shop sells $1 bags of pellets and, if you're sparing, the bag will l...  more »
  • We had a very brief amount of time (45 minutes) to visit the Katikati bird gardens, and thoroughly enjoyed it. We fed the chickens, peacock, and doves (see pictures). There were many other birds, incl...  more »
  • The gardens are beautiful, offering a pleasant walk, but don't expect too many or varied types of birds. Chickens and geese will follow you demanding food, and there are a few exotic species locked in...  more »
  • Great day out with the grandchildren. Beautiful gardens, wonderful birds and all round great experience. Will do it again.
  • A nice way to spend some time with the kids. The tree house was a hit. The food at the cafe is great. Try the waffles. The number of chickens running about detract from the interesting birds though.
  • Great place to spend a big chunk of the day with kids. The gardens are rambling old English not formal English but suit the place.
  • Nice setting. Good Cafe reasonable priced. Gardens are currently 'Rustic' but due for a bit of a tidy up
  • Lovely gardens. Very relaxing.

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