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Thanks to an active intervention program, at Whangarei Heads we really do have kiwi in our backyard.

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March 31st, 2020

A beginners guide to kiwi listening

Here are some tips for kiwi listening in your backyard

March 27th, 2020

2020 March Bubbles!

If you are worried about being in a “bubble” for a month spare a thought for the kiwi dads who will spend 3 months in their “bubble” when they start nesting next month. 

February 28th, 2020

Kiwi given a wonderful welcome at the Backyard Kiwi release !

Over 400 locals and visitors had the thrill and privilege to welcome 5 more kiwi to the Parua Bay area on a beautiful February Sunday evening.

January 20th, 2020

Kiwi Release 16th Feb 2020

Come and see a kiwi in your backyard!

December 22nd, 2019

Summer holidays

Please remind any summer visitors to keep their dogs on a lead!

December 5th, 2019

Frontier Birds

Pakiri Heads North.

August 21st, 2019

Job Sharing is Nothing New for Kiwi

Jeannette King (Whangarei Heads Citizen association News – Editor) reviews a new picture book “Mr Kiwi has an important job” 

June 7th, 2019

Champion Kiwi Dad – Signs off his radio channel!

Backyard Kiwi farewell Lambert, one of our kiwi stalwarts.

April 9th, 2019

Filming and photographing our stories

The latest kiwi release was photographed by Wendy Bown who is onboard helping to shoot stills and video, telling our stories.

February 18th, 2019

4 new kiwi

Teina, Malaika, Awhi and Pakari  were released into Parua Bay on Sunday evening  17th February 2019.