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

Beaks and Feathers, Oban, 65 Main Road, Stewart Island - Rakiura, New Zealand, Oban, New Zealand.

Pricing and Conditions

Adult $100.00
(12 year(s) and under)
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Kiwi Spotting is totally weather dependant so will not go when the weather conditions are bad.
Cancellation policy:
TERMS & CONDITONS / CANCELLATION POLICY: Trip cancellations by Beaks & Feathers: Beaks & Feathers reserves the right to cancel any walks due to adverse conditions or any unforeseen event or circumstance beyond their control. If this occurs, you will be notified and a full refund given. Trip cancellations by you: All cancellations incur a loss of 30% of total booking price. Cancellations within 14 days, there are no refunds. Due to health and safety regulations, Beaks & Feathers reserve the right to deny anyone that is deemed to be physically incapable of completing any of their walks. For full terms & conditions go to our website

Facilities and Features

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We meet in town

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Opening times

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

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