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Staglands Wildlife Reserve & Cafe offers a unique experience for people of all ages to feed and freely interact with a wide range of native and exotic birds and animals in an environment that has been created with nature's materials.
A unique expression of New Zealand, Staglands Wildlife Reserve features a variety of streams, ponds, hills and gullies, which have been created and developed over the past 40 years.
Located in the picturesque Akatarawa valley in Upper Hutt, Staglands Wildlife Reserve & Cafe offers the opportunity for people of all ages to discover the wonders of the natural world in a safe and fun environment.
At Staglands visitors can feed and freely interact with wildlife in beautiful surroundings:
Find out what native wildlife you might spot on your visit to Staglands.
Discover a trail of Wild Things hidden in some of Wellington's most spectacular locations. Keep an eye out for Patty at Staglands and take a photo with this Wild Thing for your chance to win prizes. Download the Wild Things map and start exploring!