2pm Ulva Island with Matt from Ulva guiding. Still very much worth the trip in winter. Perfect! Lots of other birds
9pm Dundee Street walkking uphill, in hedge on right in sight of backpackers
One "shadow" kiwi at Mill Creek around midnight, decpetion after 2hr 30 of walk
One kiwi foraging in the ferns on Dundee Street, 1 min from Backpackers! Midnight
One wee foraging kiwi in the woods next to Port William hut on the Rakiura Trail. Didn't even notice us peering at him with our head torches. Chuffed to bits to finally have spotted one!
One kiwi at Boulder Beach Trail, Ulva Island, totally worth all the rain and hail today!
One kiwi on the edge of the rubgy filed (Traill Park) 9:30pm
10:30pm One kiwi crossed the road just right in fornt of us (Hicks Road). Saw another one/ the same one again on our way back (again Hicks Road)
11am Ulva Island, feeding next to path between West Beach and Post Office Bay
10pm one kiwi feeding on the far side of Traill Park, was a wee cutie!!