As soon as you arrive in Stewart Island, you are likely to be serenaded by the sound of the bellbird, the melodious tui and the raucous kaka parrot.
Many birds are easily seen in and around the village of Oban. They include: bellbird, kaka, tui, red-crowned parakeet, tomtit, fantail, grey warbler, wood pigeon, variable and pied oystercatchers, kingfisher, white-faced heron and more.
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Ulva Island’s rich rainforest, with delicate ferns, mosses and orchids, is home to rare and endangered birds. Let our passionate, knowledgeable natural history guides help you gain a true appreciation of our special heritage on our guided walk.
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