Open daily, 10am–5pm, Free

419 Great King Street Dunedin, New Zealand

No Rain, No Rainforest

Tropical Forest

Have you noticed it's humid in our forest? Ever wondered how much rain falls in a rainforest?

Experience rainy season in Tūhura's Tropical Forest! Get set to get wet, and experience how a rainforest and its inhabitants adapt to the rain. We're opening the heavens to saturate our forest with the most crucial compound to form life – water!

With more rainy days than fine, learn how species have gained different abilities to cope with this watery environment, and witness a small selection of the many millions of creatures that flourish in a rainforest.

2.30pm, 14 December – 26 January
Included with your Tūhura Science Centre admission
Approximately 15 minutes duration