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Butterfly Creek

#36 of 270 things to do in Auckland Features Animals
10 Tom Pearce Drive, Auckland 2150, New Zealand
+64 9-275 8880
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Lots of fun!

We have a 6 year old and an 18 month old. We have been coming here for years. The kids love it... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
What an awesome place

Came her with my 3 year old, wife and parents. We purchased the ticket for everything. The farm... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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Butterfly Creek has a unique collection of animals, insects and critters. It has brought the worlds most aggresive predator the Australian Crocodile to New Zealand,(2 Giant Salt Water Crocodiles) Alligators, Tropical Aquaria, full Petting Zoo & established a breeding program for endangered Giant Wetapunga and has Australasia`s premier Butterfly House with up to 700 butterflies. New in 2014 is the fantastic Dinosaur Kingdom - a world of real life sized dinosaurs to glare at! A fantastic family day out all year round with all weather undercover attractions & cafe. There is something for the whole family!Plus - Complementary shuttle to & from the airport for those visiting the attractions - just arrive at the airport and visit the iSite information centre and ask them to call you a shuttle.
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“train ride” (78 reviews)
“farm animals” (60 reviews)
“petting zoo” (32 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
10 Tom Pearce Drive, Auckland 2150, New Zealand
+64 9-275 8880
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We have a 6 year old and an 18 month old. We have been coming here for years. The kids love it. Aquarium, dinosaurs, petting zoo, crocodiles and a playground. This place has lots to offer. Always worth it.

Thank GraceGlowNZ
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Came her with my 3 year old, wife and parents. We purchased the ticket for everything. The farm animals were pretty cool. The dinosaur park was just awesome and my 3 year old loved them. I guess the butterfly part didnt really excite me but...More

Thank Rdub22
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took the kids for a holiday treat (12 and 9) and we all had a great time. Lots of butterflies out (even if Miss 9 is still a bit nervous if them.... doesn't help having a big brother referring to her as "bait" lol!!), crocodiles...More

Thank Raewyn H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent day out, the whole family enjoyed it. We really enjoyed the scheduled activities and events. Really well done and cared for, enjoyed by all!

Thank Happysof
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a fabulous day at butterfly creek with family. A great variety of activities available to keep the little ones busy, we had a nearly 3 year old, 5 and 8 year old and all had a blast. Butterfly experience was a great opportunity to...More

Thank Keanasmum
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

i have been this place more then 10 times, its beautiful. this place has an amazing function room, very helpful staff and amazing atmosphere.

Thank Pranil C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you wish to visit the whole park as a family it's very very expensive, which is very disappointing when you visit with enthusiastic children who would like to experience the whole park. The worst thing was paying for the train ride, it was hugely...More

Thank hazel S
ButterflyCreek123, Owner at Butterfly Creek, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Hazel, For the range of attractions and exhibits we have on offer Butterfly Creek offers tremendous value for money. The one entrance fee provides all day, repeat visits. We have travelled the world visiting zoos and similar attractions and struggle to find a comparable...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We purchased tickets on grabone and as it was sunny, we took the boys to this venue. They thoroughly enjoyed the dinosaur park ( the eldest is fascinated by them) The butterfly house was interesting including the pool with large fish and a reptile cage...More

Thank Mako49
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

took my 4 year old and 2 year old, it was raining on the day and didnt get to do much but also isnt worth what its priced for. train rides should be unlimited as the whole area doesnt take long to see or do....More

1  Thank Watene08
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was the second visit in 12 months taking my grandson to this place. Very dissapointing this time round. The Dinosaurs and feeding the crocodile the only high points. The petting zoo consisted of some goats and chickens with a few rabbits and birds. Given...More

Thank Kim S
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Amnon M
January 1, 2017|
Response from Mareah M | Reviewed this property |
Should be open check the website for their holiday hours
January 23, 2016|
Response from ButterflyCreek123 | Property representative |
Hi there, yes you can show your phone over the counter. Hope that helps.