The little wee buggers are coming thick and fast; no time to keep the blog updated so if you want to see where they've been spotted you'll have to come and stay and read the book!!
November 21/22 +00.00 Seen from the back of a police car 1 male kiwi near Seafarers (Lee Bay Road) Thanks to Stuart the police officer!!
We saw a kiwi yeah yeah yeah! On Ulva Island at 11.20am
1 female spotted on the beach with the Kiwi Spotting tour! So cute! 9.30pm
Saw a cute (big) kiwi while camping in North Arm Hut on Rakiura Track. Just gotta listen for them! They're all over the place at night!
Came from Doughboy Hill to Rakiura Hut saw one kiwi halfway through! (many kiwi prints around the whales at Doughboy Beach) 3pm
Bravo Tours, saw 3 kiwi 2 male 1 female. One came up to our feet!! Worth paying $140 to see this!! Heard 2 kiwi in the bush too! Mean as!
Saw both a male and female kiwi on the tracks around the North Arm Hut
Saw 2 male kiwi for 5 mins on Back Road 1.45am
We saw a kiwi half an hour from the North Arm hut during the great walk. It was amazing he was so close!
10pm saw a kiwi at the rubgy field. Stand in the middle, they walked through the field
Saw a kiwi outside the north arm hut! It was on the side of the track but ran away really fast! 23.30ish
1 female, 2 males, 6 unidentified shadows jumping and running away 2200 to 0230
Our group saw a kiwi on Ulva Island on the way to West End Beach at cir 9.30am Beautiful Island with cute birds
Three kiwis spotted on a little island at 10pm. Many thanks to our guide Phillip Smith. I took many pictures of these awesome birds
Kiwi spotted on main Road. We already gave up all hope after looking for a kiwi for more than 2 hrs but then we spotted one just on the road about 2am on our way back. It was a great find
Saw kiwi at Mason Bay near DOC hut 10.30 on main track, was difficult to spot, very well camoflauged!
Kiwi spotted on Back Road between 9.30 and 10pm, watched for about 5 minutes
Again! kiwi spotted on Back Road at 23.00 watched for about 5 minutes before it ran off into bushes. Came back after 10 minutes stayed long in red light. We could follow it for about 10 minutes! :)
Kiwi spotted on Back Road at 1.30am watched for about 10minutes before it ran off into the bushes