Datuk

Datuk was born at Auckland Zoo and was transferred to Taronga Zoo, Australia, on the 13th of December 1996. He was the first ever surviving birth of an orangutan in New Zealand.

Gender: Male

Died: 4 Apr 98 at Taronga, AU

Date of Birth: 18 May 89

Mother: Dara

Father: Horst

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Dara

Dara was born at Frankfurt Zoo and was transferred to Auckland Zoo, alongside Horst, in 1983. She died after contracting a septaceamia infection during childbirth.

Gender: Female

Died: 25 Jun 00 at Auckland Zoo, NZ

Date of Birth: 16 Jun 77 at Frankfurt Zoo, Germany

Mother: Radja

Father: Karl

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Isim

Isim was born at Auckland Zoo.  He, unlike most orangutans, likes water. Isim has a laid-back personality. There are plans for Isim to be transferred to Los Angeles, USA, in November 2015.

Gender: Male

Current Location:  Auckland Zoo, NZ

Date of Birth: 15 Jun 94

Mother: Indra

Father: Horst

Gangsa

Gangsa was born at Hong Kong Zoo. Her favourite things are food and interacting with enrichment items. Gangsa resided at Taronga Zoo in Australia before coming to Auckland Zoo in 2001. She will be transferred to Los Angeles Zoo, USA, in November 2015.

Gender: Female

Current Location:  Auckland Zoo, NZ

Date of Birth: 31 Dec 89 at Hong Kong Zoo

Mother: Surabaya

Father: Laki

Intan

Intan was born at Auckland Zoo in 1989. She was transferred to America in 2009, first residing at Busch Gardens in Florida, then moving to Los Angeles Zoo in June 2011 before finally being transferred to Kansas Zoo on 5 November 2013 where she passed away just over a month after.

Gender: Female

Died: 12 Dec 12 at Kansas Zoo

Date of Birth: 17 Mar 89 at Auckland Zoo

Mother: Indra

Father: Horst

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Melur

Melur was born at Hong Kong Zoo.  She enjoys time to herself, and loves building nests to sleep in overnight. Melur spent several years at Taronga Zoo in Australia before moving to Auckland Zoo in 2001.On the 8th of August 2002 she gave birth. Sadly the baby did not survive.

Gender: Female

Current Location:  Auckland Zoo, NZ

Date of Birth: 11 Jun 88 at Hong Kong Zoo

Mother: Yasmin

Father: Laki

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Charlie

Charlie was born at Singapore Zoo. He is currently the oldest male orangutan living in New Zealand. Charlie has a cool and calm personality. He has resided at Auckland Zoo since March 1984.

Gender: Male

Current Location:  Auckland Zoo, NZ

Date of Birth: 21 Mar 81 at Singapore Zoo

Mother: Girlie

Father: Zabu

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