News Archive

Pelagics for late 2018 and early 2019 scheduled

Well it is the start of the new year - Happy 2018 every one!  We are gearing up for our early 2018 21-day tours which kick off in a week or so. Looking forward to some excellent birding.  We have also just added dates for our pelagics in Warkworth (into the Hauraki...

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Last TWO places available on early 2018 tours

Well our tours in November and December 2017 went really well, with both tours run getting almost all of the 'gettable' endemics.  Low numbers of the less common Arctic shorebirds accounted for lower numbers than usual on these tours, but these really are additional...

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American Birding Expo, 29 Sept – 1 Oct 2017

Sav will be attending the American Birding Expo, which is being held this weekend - 29 September to 1 October 2017, in Philadelphia.  It is being held at the Greater Philadelphia Expo Centre, and Sav will be around all weekend.  So if you are in the area and wanting...

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British Birdwatching Fair 2017!

Both Sav and Brent will be attending the British Birdwatching Fair at Rutland Water this coming weekend - 18-20 August 2017.  We will be sharing a stand with Albatross Encounter in Marquee #2 at Stand 46 & 47.  Come along and say hello, ask a question, or have a chat...

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New Chatham Island itinerary and pelagic added – Feb 2018

We are excited to be heading back to the Chatham Islands in early 2018, with a five-night trip running from 27 February to 3 March 2018.  The trip will have a full day pelagic, focussing on heading to the famed 'The Pyramid' as well as skirting offshore of South-East...

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Welcome to the team – Neil Robertson

We are really pleased to announce our newest member of the Wrybill team - Neil Robertson!  We pride ourself on the fact that our guides are all birders, that love birding, but are passionate about sharing this with our clients.  Neil is just such a person, and we are...

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A cracking start to 2017!

Well this summer has been a pretty outstanding one for our tours and for mega-vagrants.  The amazing thing is that all of the vagrants have been twitchable, it really has been a rather interesting season.  First up was a Wilson's phalarope in Napier in November, then...

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Merry Christmas 2016!

Well another year is almost over, with Christmas 2016 having passed and New Years Eve fast approaching!  Our 2016-17 season has gone well so far, with three 21-day tours during November and December 2016.  Brent was also onboard the 'Spirit of Enderby' for several New...

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American Birding Expo 2016

Well the British Birdwatching Fair is over and the response was amazing! A lot of people are obviously planning a trip to New Zealand, and spaces on our tours both this season and next are filling already. So if you are interested in a tour with us, don't delay!...

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British Birdwatching Fair 2016

Both Sav and Brent will be at the British Birdwatching Fair which starts Friday 19 Aug and runs through to the end of Sunday 21 Aug.  We will be sharing a stand with our good friends from Albatross Encounter, and will be located with the other New Zealand operators in...

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