Southern Encounter Aquarium & Kiwi House
Discover the beauty and diversity of New Zealand's waterways and native bush in the heart of Christchurch City. Explore this amazing underwater world and learn what lies beneath New Zealand's many lakes, rivers, mountain streams and deep ocean areas.
Interact with sea creatures such as crabs, starfish and anemones before watching the aquarist feed marine fish, salmon and trout.
Experience the New Zealand icon that is the Kiwi as they forage naturally in a quiet bush setting. Learn about this unique, flightless bird and all the exciting aquatic creatures at the Southern Encounter Aquarium & Kiwi House.