Group Packages

Group Discount for 10 or More People

Discount of 10% off standard admission. 

Adult   $16.20 (15 years+)
Child   7.20 (5 – 14 years)

Tulsi Group

New Zealand Icons Group Package 

A good opportunity to see a live tuatara up close and learn about the kiwi. See a museum specimen kiwi and feel the weight of a kiwi egg. Visitors are welcomed and given a talk by a staff member covering aspects of tuatara and kiwi life cycles. You will learn about their incredible features along with their unique place in New Zealand ecology. Before you head off to explore the Reserve you will be treated to a private eel feeding demonstration and talk by your guide.

This package is available to fit into your group’s travel schedule.

Duration: Approximately 45 minutes, Visitors are then free to walk around the remainder of the Reserve at their leisure.

Please note: there is a minimum charge for this package of $100.

Adult  $25.00 (15 years+)
Child   $12.00 (5 – 14 years)  

Icons Package

Private eel Feeding Talk

If your group is unable to attend our 2 pm eel feeding or you are visiting with 20+ people, we recommend a private eel feeding talk. This must be booked ahead of your visit.

Cost: $50 for your group + admission charge.

If some in your group wish to feed the eels they can purchase an eel feeding pole for $1.00.



Ngā Manu Nature Reserve is a very special place with Kāpiti’s largest remnant of coastal lowland swamp forest. On this tour you will explore our native bush walk with a knowledgeable guide and discover what makes the Ngā Manu Reserve habitat unique and learn about our native flora and fauna. The tour will be tailored to suit your group on the day depending on your interests.

This package is for a minimum of 8 people and is available to fit into your group’s travel schedule by prior booking arrangement. 

Duration: 60 – 75 minutes. Visitors are free to then walk around the remainder of the Reserve at their leisure.

Adult  $25.00 (15 years+)
Child   $10.00 (5 – 14 years)  

Forest Walk

hire our Robin’s Nest and get discounted admission for your group

Our Robin’s Nest provides the perfect venue for celebrations, meetings and weddings. Treat your guests by including admission to the Reserve at a special discounted rate.

Adult   $10.00 (16 years+)
Child   $5.00 (5 – 15 years)

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