COVID-19 September 2020 Update

Well, 2020 has certainly shaped up to be a strange and difficult year, for many reasons. We at the Wrybill Birding Tours, NZ team are all safe and well here in New Zealand. As we wrote the last update in early May, New Zealand had managed to get to the point of...

COVID-19 May 2020 Update

We currently find ourselves in unprecedented times.  Thankfully we completed our last tours of the 2019-20 season in early March, just before International travel and shut downs started to occur.  All of our clients were able to safely travel home with memories of an...

Tours are underway

Sav is currently a week into his 21-day tour. Going great with his group who are having a great time and getting a lot of good birds despite the very warm temperatures currently. Brent started today with his group, also doing a 21-day tour through New Zealand. Read...

Wrybill Birding Tours, NZ now carbon offsetting tours

These days it is difficult not to be concerned about the effects of climate change, and our own contribution to it.  Our day to day lives may be lived with this in mind, but travel can seriously increase our carbon footprint, thereby increasing our impact on the...

Tours rocking along

Well it has been a great few weeks for those on tour.  Lot’s of good birds around, and on the whole some fairly reasonable weather.  Brent and his group continue a great run through the country, leaving the North Island with every gettable endemic, and two great...

Blog posts daily as Brent and his group tour

Brent and his group had a pretty incredible first day today.  A blog is up and will be – sleep deprivation willing – posted pretty much every day.  A pretty incredible first day with amazing views of Northern brown kiwi.  Check out the blog post here and...