View the Kakī video
(4 minute clip on TVNZ video player)
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Kakī, or black stilt (Himantopus novaezelandiae), is a native wading bird only found in New Zealand. It is regarded by Māori as a taonga species – a living treasure.
The kakī/black stilt Visitor Hide is a great place to see one of New Zealand’s rarest birds up close.