The Goal of Wingspan Birds of Prey Trust is to:
Restore New Zealand birds of prey into our daily lives and secure their long-term future through practical research-based conservation action and education... read more →
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Wingspan Bird of Prey Centre Visits – Wingspan is closed for Christmas 25, 26, and 27th December. Normal Thursday-Sunday visits available after this date. Bookings ESSENTIAL. Contact us to check availability and avoid disappointment: email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (07) 357 4469 flying display visits →
Location: 1334 Paradise Valley Road, best accessed from the Ngongotaha end of Paradise Valley Road, and less than 1km from State Highway 5. Wingspan entrance driveway is directly opposite the large orange sign 'Velocity Valley' and Amaze Me. See map below.
Admission: $30 per adult and $15 per child (5-15 years). Online tickets may be purchased online and are valid for a year and are transferable. Proceeds of these sales contribute directly to the Wingspan conservation programme. Donations are always welcomed. buy tickets →
Whatever the Weather: The flight training display is held outdoors. Seating is provided in the paddock with stunning views overlooking Lake Rotorua. In the event of heavy rain, an opportunity to meet a raptor will be provided within the Falconers' Shed. Rain/Sun Umbrellas are available during your 'Flight of the Falcon' visits.