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With their serpent-like necks and round unusual eyes, there's just something about seeing our snake-necked turtles that is mesmerising!

In this week's Zoo Tales episode, ectotherm keeper Seth tells us about these long-lived and long-necked turtles.
Auckland Zoo
02/23/2017 at 21:35. Facebook
Auckland Zoo
02/23/2017 at 01:36. Facebook
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Summer at the Zoo

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02/22/2017 at 21:23. Facebook
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Whio Family Fun Days

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02/21/2017 at 22:59. Facebook
COMPETITION CLOSED. Congratulations to our winner, Rachelle Betti-Bailey!

Unlike last Thursday, it's looking like ice cream weather for Zoo Open Lates! If you want to join us tomorrow evening, we have your chance to win a double-pass and a $30 voucher to use at our cafes on the night.

To enter, just tell us in the comments below, what flavour Tip Top Ice Cream you'll be scoffing on your zoo...
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02/21/2017 at 04:04. Facebook
A giraffe-sized kiss for keeper Nat who will be with Mtundu for the whole journey #giraffeonthemove
Auckland Zoo
02/21/2017 at 03:03. Facebook
Leading British ecologist and conservation scientist Dame Georgina Mace visited us today ahead of her Royal Society of New Zealand Rutherford Memorial Lecture 'How should we value nature in a human-dominated world?' 6pm tonight at Auckland Museum. It was a privilege to host Dame Georgina, who is well-known for leading the process to develop, test and document criteria for listing species on...
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02/21/2017 at 02:22. Facebook
Mtundu's chilling with his keepers at Ports of Auckland, waiting to be loaded on to the ship. #giraffeonthemove
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02/21/2017 at 00:59. Facebook
Studying his surroundings on Symonds Street #giraffeonthemove
Auckland Zoo
02/21/2017 at 00:44. Facebook
Turning a few heads in Mt Eden Village #giraffeonthemove
Auckland Zoo
02/21/2017 at 00:35. Facebook
Busy on Balmoral Road but we're taking it slow #giraffeonthemove
Auckland Zoo
02/21/2017 at 00:23. Facebook
Mtundu's taking it all in his stride #giraffeonthemove
Auckland Zoo
02/21/2017 at 00:15. Facebook
Mtundu's keepers say goodbye as he drives out of the Zoo #giraffeonthemove
Auckland Zoo
02/20/2017 at 23:04. Facebook
Zookeeper Anneke's giving Mtundu some snacks before we leave the Zoo this afternoon. #giraffeonthemove
Auckland Zoo
02/20/2017 at 21:00. Facebook
Giraffe Mtundu is setting sail today bound for his new home at Mogo Zoo. But first, we'll be driving him to the Ports of Auckland to catch his ship! Keep an eye out for him on our #giraffeonthemove road trip this afternoon. [ Aucklandzoo.co.nz Link ]
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02/20/2017 at 03:01. Facebook
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Zoo Open Lates

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Vocal and destructive are just two of the words that team leader of Birds Emma uses to describe our red-tailed black cockatoos! In today's episode of Zoo Tales, find out all about these stunning additions to our Australian aviary.
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Wriggle and Rhyme at the Zoo

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Rain is otterly awesome for some, but due to the torrential rain forecast for this evening, we have cancelled tonight’s Zoo Open Lates event (16 February).

Good news! If you have pre-purchased your tickets through Eventfinda, you can use these for any future Zoo Open Lates this year (23 Feb, 2 or 9 March).
COMPETITION CLOSED. Congratulations to our winner, Jo Howley!

Zoo Open Lates are the perfect place for date night or a friend date - and we have a double-pass for tomorrow evening's Open Lates and a $30 voucher to use at our cafes to give away!

To enter, just tag who you'll bring (in the comments below) to be in to win.

Competition closes Wednesday 15 February at 5pm.

This competition is...
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