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Lion encounter

Lion encounter

Visitors to Orana Wildlife Park can take a ride through the African lion exhibit and encounter the animals at close quarters. In a twist on the usual zoo situation, the animals are free and the people are in a cage.

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Maggy Wassilieff, 'Zoos and aquariums - Modernising zoos', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/18441/lion-encounter (accessed 21 September 2021)

Story by Maggy Wassilieff, published 24 Nov 2008