Kiwi Spotting Tour

Kiwi Spotting. Come to Stewart Island and see the iconic Southern Brown Kiwi in its own environment. Beaks and Feathers offers small groups for a better experience. The tour departs once it is dark and operates all year around. Bookings essential


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Stewart Island has a high population of Southern Brown Kiwi (Tokoeka). The best way to find them is to go on a guided tour with a local. Beaks and Feathers offers just the tour. Leave Halfmoon Bay once the hours of darkness arrive, for a quick 2 minute drive to private land where Southern Brown Kiwi come out to feed. Walk along flat easy terrain looking for kiwi. Beaks and Feathers offers small groups of 2 - 7 people. This allows minimun disturbance for the kiwi and often offers close up encounters. We have a 99% success rate for kiwi sightings. The highest sucess for spotting kiwi on Stewart Island. The tour usually lasts around 1.5 hours. Torches are supplied. Families are welcome

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Physical address

Kiwi Spotting Tour, 65 Main Road, Oban, Stewart Island - Rakiura, New Zealand.

Opening times

Business hours:
8.30am to 5pm
Months of operation:
All months of the year

Facilities and Features

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Proximity to town:
We meet in town

Pricing and Conditions

Adult $100.00
(12 year(s) and under)
Further pricing information:
Kiwi Spotting is totally weather dependant so will not go when the weather conditions are bad.

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