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Mill Creek Bird & Animal Encounters

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365 Mill Creek Road, Whitianga 3591, New Zealand
+64 7-866 0166
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AMAZING experience!

As backpackers that both love being in the presence of animals, we absolutely loved it here!! It's... read more

Reviewed 14 June 2017
Esmée d
via mobile
Awesome Bird/Reptile Experience

We happened upon this park during our visit to Coromandel for school holidays and what a find... read more

Reviewed 26 April 2017
Tauranga, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand
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Bird & Animal Encounters of the best kind. Situated in beautiful valley surrounded by scenic hills. Over 400 birds and many friendly farm animals. Interaction with our birds and animals encouraged. Hold one of our Macaws or one of the smaller birds. Walk-in Lorikeet aviary. Small miniature train rides around the park. Coffee and food kiosk. Camp ground at very reasonable rates. Cabins. Units.
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good21%
  • Average0%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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365 Mill Creek Road, Whitianga 3591, New Zealand
+64 7-866 0166
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Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

As backpackers that both love being in the presence of animals, we absolutely loved it here!! It's such a lovely little campsite surrounded by heaps of animals that look greatly looked after. Hosts are very kind people! I would recommend this place to everyone who...More

Thank Esmée d
Reviewed 26 April 2017

We happened upon this park during our visit to Coromandel for school holidays and what a find! Great admission prices, lots of birds and animals to see and experience and some playground areas for children. The highlight for our son being the reptiles - Lizards...More

Thank CurliWinks
Reviewed 28 March 2017

we camped here and had such good time loved all the animals and staff lovely we had good time. kids were amuzed all day

Thank robyntat
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Really fun park with lot and lots of animals to see. Though it does feel like it needs a bit of a renovation for both the animals and the tourists.

Thank ReviewBarracuda
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

What a joke. To get there you have to go about 4kms over a pot holed crappy shingle road with more corrugations than my shed roof has. We were in a 7m motorhome. The driveway entrance is so overgrown with low hanging trees it scratched...More

3  Thank David G
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Fun place to stop in with the kids to see a plethora of two and four footed animals - ducks, tropical birds, parrots, sheep. The owners are lovely and run a wonderful camping park.

Thank L. D
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Mill Creek Bird and Animal park has to be one of the best kept secrets in Whitianga. Fred and the crew there were great. Wife and kids all got to have Magoo the blue McCaw sit on there arms and the kids all got a...More

Thank Robin S
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

A week full of great experiences in the coromandel, knowing that the day happily continuous in our unit at Mill Creek. The children and parents were always up for a tour in the parc to feed the animals and see how they are doing today....More

Thank hemaaik
Reviewed 9 January 2017

The facilities were very good - big kitchen, multiple cook tops, jugs, toasters bench/ fridge/freezer space. Couple of good, sheltered outdoor bbq areas. Clean toilets & showers, with great hot water pressure. Much more than we expected for a camping mission. We chose this location...More

Thank Renee_Lee0007
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Well kept park, great birds and assorted wildlife, excellent hosting. We had such fun thanks! Lala was a fave

Thank Jesse C
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