Pricing and Conditions

Adult $55.00
(16 year(s) and under)
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Family Rate (2 adults + 2 children): $135. 10% Discount for groups of 4 or more adults. We can arrange transport for an additional charge.

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Our walks are suitable for most fitness levels but there are steps. Please wear shoes (not jandals) and clothing appropriate for the weather.

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If we need to cancel a walk (for example, due to bad weather) a full refund will be available. If a customer makes a cancellation within 72 hours of a walk, it will cost 50% of the total booking price. If a customer makes a cancellation within 24 hours of a walk, it will cost 100% of the total booking price.

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More about this activity

Gain an insight into the Ecology and Conservation of New Zealand’s native species while enjoying this relaxed walk with friendly, knowledgeable guides. This is great for all ages and has something for everyone! Get close to rare Weka. See or hear other birds like tui, warblers, fantails & fernbirds. Learn about native plants and their uses. Hunt for Weta (the gentle giants of the insect world). Understand the conservation challenges facing native wildlife and what we are doing to protect it.

Walks last 2 hours and we specialise in small groups (maximum 8). Every ticket sold contributes to our Conservation Project.

Our private Forest and Kiwi Conservation Area is only 2.5 km from Russell, in the beautiful Bay of Islands.

Opening times

Business hours:
Daily at 10am and at other times by arrangement
Months of operation:
Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Nov, Dec


6080 Russell Whakapara Road, Russell, New Zealand.

plane Proximity to airport:
35 km from Bay of Islands Airport
bus Proximity to coach terminal:
15 minute ferry trip to Paihia.
decisions Proximity to town:
2.5km from Russell

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