San Diego Zoo opens Walkabout Australia with Māori dancers, angering two nations.
WHO:San Diego Zoo, Māori dancers, Australian animals
WHERE: San Diego
WHEN: May 26 2018
WHAT:A Californian zoo has been called offencive by Australian and new zealanders, After Australia and New Zealand were mixed up at the opening.San Diego Zoo Safari Park launched its Walkabout Australia experience on Friday morning (local time) with a group of Māori dancers.The poi performance in-raged people who tuned into the park's Facebook live feed, lots commenting that Māori were from New Zealand, not Australia.The zoo replied that Māori were "native" to both nationsThe zoo alsosaid the animals were his fortune but he was aware Māori were from New Zealand.