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Royal Albatross Centre

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Operating Hours:

Open daily 11.30am till dusk. Closed Christmas Day.

Admission Fee:

Free entry to Centre, including access to educational displays. Enquire for Royal Albatross, Fort Taiaroa and Blue Penguin guided tour pricing and timings.

Phone: 03 478 0499

Your chance to see the world's only mainland breeding colony of Royal Albatross. The Royal Albatross Centre provides tours on Taiaroa Head where you can view Royal Albatross, Little Blue Penguins and many other seabirds from our purpose-built viewing areas. It also features an educational interactive gallery, superb cafe, souvenir shop and is home to the Otago Peninsula's historic Fort Taiaroa.



Taiaroa Head, Otago Peninsula
New Zealand


PO Box 492
New Zealand