Natureland Zoo, Nelson

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#2 of 9 in Zoos & Aquariums in South Island
Natureland Zoo is located in Nelson. Plan your visit to Natureland Zoo and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Nelson road trip app .
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  • Great little zoo, wide range of animals to see and wonderful new signage around the enclosures. Staff always warm and friendly. Also very good to see how much they are doing for local conservation wit...  more »
  • Took a few kids to Natureland. It is a bit disappointing. It's quite small and took us all of 10min to walk around all the animals. Smaller kids enjoyed it but kids over 8 years weren't too impressed....  more »
  • Not a huge amount to see or do, will kill an hour with young kids. Friendly staff. Not great for wet days.  more »

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