Auckland Zoo’s Te Puna Café was built to modernise food service to customers and provide a top-quality venue space. Overhanging the central lake and overlooking the High Canopy habitat, it provides a unique outlook where visitors can watch orangutans and siamangs swinging by.
Auckland Zoo’s new administration wing provides a significant focal point at the Zoo entry, setting the tone for what lies beyond. The building provides a multifunctional space and uses a high-performance building envelope that supports a low energy profile through natural light and passive ventilation.
Redevelopment of recreation and youth centre, and construction of a new swimming pool, library and outdoor open-space.