Penguin Rescue

Organisation page created in the Environment category

We provide sanctuary for penguins and care for sick and injured penguins. We rely on donations for funding.


Penguin Rescue has been in operation at Katiki Point, Moeraki for 30 years and has been instrumental in helping to ensure the survival of the critically endangered Yellow Eyed Penguin.

It provides safe habitat through year round predation management, and the restoration of vegetation and housing for penguins.

It runs a hospital targeted at treating penguins for sickness and injuries.

Our mission:

* To optomise habitat

* To maximise breeding and survival

* To minimise disturbance

* To enhance management through research

* To advocate for penguin conservation

More about us

Penguin Rescue operates at Katiki Point, Moeraki, providing sanctuary for penguins.

Latest update

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Purchase from Penguin Rescue  22 January 2019

Posted by: Penguin Rescue

Check out the items we have for purchase from Penguin Rescue;

mugs, cards, soft penguin toys, calendars

All proceeds go towards helping create sanctuary for penguins

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Latest donations

Guest Donor
Guest Donor 5 days ago
Thanks very much for taking care of the penguins.
Tania 5 days ago
Thank you for looking after our Penguins ❤
Guest Donor
Guest Donor 7 days ago
Judie 7 days ago
2021 Birthday and Christmas for Brent Sinclair and Mhairi Mcfarlane in London Ontario.
Tania on 30 Apr 2021
Thank you for looking after our Penguins ❤

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