Rainbow Springs - Latest News [Page 4]

Rainbow Springs calls on Kiwi kids to name tuatara

Friday, 15 July 2011, 11:18 am | Rainbow Springs

Rotorua, 15 July 2011 – Rainbow Springs is calling on New Zealand children to come up with the perfect name for their tuatara mascot. More >>

Exclusive use of ride for conference and incentive group

Wednesday, 6 July 2011, 2:25 pm | Rainbow Springs

‘Project Big Splash’ – an exciting new development at Rainbow Springs is set to be a hit with the conference and incentives market with the park revealing that the ride will be available for exclusive use at evening functions, adding another ... More >>

New Manager Joins Rainbow Springs Team

Tuesday, 28 June 2011, 2:15 pm | Rainbow Springs

Rotorua, 28 June 2011 – Ngāi Tahu Tourism has appointed Andy Chapman as the new Business Manager at Rainbow Springs Kiwi Wildlife Park. More >>

‘Project Big Splash’ Gets Underway

Friday, 13 May 2011, 12:59 pm | Rainbow Springs

The construction of Rainbow Springs’ new multi-million dollar attraction is officially underway. More >>

11 Precious Baby Tuatara Arrivals

Sunday, 17 April 2011, 12:10 pm | Rainbow Springs

11 Precious Baby Tuatara Arrivals Rotorua, 17 April 2011 – Ancient stories are hatching at Rotorua's Rainbow Springs with the recent arrival of 11 precious baby tuataras. More >>

750 kiwi for Rainbow Springs’ Kiwi Encounter

Friday, 16 October 2009, 12:15 pm | Rainbow Springs

There were celebrations for the Rainbow Springs team today as the 750th kiwi chick arrived. This special kiwi is part of the BNZ Operation Nest Egg Save the Kiwi programme and hatched at 3.40pm on the 15th of October 2009. The kiwi hails from the Maungataniwha ... More >>

Jolly Green Giant making the Rainbow connection

Thursday, 13 August 2009, 8:53 am | Rainbow Springs

Once he was everywhere, featuring in some 400 television shows screened right around Planet Earth; these days Dr David Bellamy is a far less-spotted rarity. More >>

Kiwi Encounter Hatches Milestone 700th Kiwi

Wednesday, 25 February 2009, 10:25 am | Rainbow Springs

Kiwi Encounter in Rotorua is today celebrating the safe arrival of the 700th Kiwi hatched there since they commenced participation in the kiwi recovery programme in 1995/6. More >>

Rainbow Springs Goes Gold

Thursday, 13 November 2008, 9:39 am | Rainbow Springs

There were accolades aplenty when Qualmark today announced that Rainbow Springs Nature Park in Rotorua had achieved a Qualmark Enviro-Gold rating during its recent assessment. This means that Rainbow Springs joins a very small group of accommodation and tourism ... More >>

Rotorua’s First Green Globe Attraction

Thursday, 15 May 2008, 11:56 am | Rainbow Springs

Rainbow Springs Nature Park and Kiwi Encounter has achieved the prestigious Green Globe Benchmarked status under the global Green Globe Benchmarking program and becomes the first visitor attraction in Rotorua to do so. This program recognises the operation ... More >>

Conservation Minister set to open new attractions

Wednesday, 23 April 2008, 12:55 am | Rainbow Springs

Rainbow Springs Nature Park in Rotorua is today celebrating the official opening of new enclosures that will further enhance the visitor experience and the park’s strong conservation values. More >>

Rotorua Iconic Attraction Celebrates 75 Years

Friday, 23 November 2007, 1:58 pm | Rainbow Springs

One of New Zealand’s iconic tourist attractions celebrates 75 years of successful operation in December and it is right here in Rotorua! Rainbow Springs Nature Park will mark the celebrations with a week long programme of events and special offers ... More >>

Kiwi Conservation at Rainbow Springs

Friday, 31 August 2007, 2:29 pm | Rainbow Springs

n 1995 Rainbow Springs became involved in the Bank of New Zealand’s ‘Save the Kiwi’ recovery Programme with the arrival of a kiwi egg that had been abandoned. Up to that point all the eggs that were incubated at Rainbow Springs were from the ... More >>

Rainbow Springs Scoops Supreme Award

Monday, 9 October 2006, 11:06 am | Rainbow Springs

Rainbow Springs Nature Park was announced the Supreme Winner of the Westpac Rotorua Business of the Year award at a gala ceremony held on Friday night (6th Oct) in Rotorua. More >>

New Tuatara Hatchlings On The Way

Friday, 29 September 2006, 5:20 pm | Rainbow Springs

There may be up to eight tuatara born at Rainbow Springs Nature Park if the eggs currently being carried by a female tuatara, are successfully hatched. More >>

Kiwi Encounter Opens At Rainbow Springs Rotorua

Friday, 3 December 2004, 10:29 am | Rainbow Springs

Kiwi Encounter, a unique business dedicated to kiwi conservation, opens officially tomorrow at Rainbow Springs in Rotorua. More >>