Children in treehouse illustration
Get involved in conserving our lizards by creating a lizard lounge in your garden. Earn a Kiwi Guardians medal for becoming a habitat creator!
Help stop the spread of weeds in New Zealand. Earn a Kiwi Guardians medal for becoming a warrior in the War on Weeds!
Use your detective skills and help us track down small mammals like rats, stoats and mice. Earn a Kiwi Guardians medal for becoming a Backyard Detective!
We Kiwis love our backyard. Whether our own gardens, parks or our big kiwi backyard! Because we love it, we want to take care of it.
Earn a Kiwi Guardians medal by creating a wētā 'motel' in your backyard! It's a home for wētā to crawl into, to protect them from being eaten by introduced predators like rats, stoats, cats and hedgehogs.
Help our scientists monitor New Zealand’s magnificent marine environments by participating in the Marine Metre Squared project. Earn a Kiwi Guardians medal by becoming a Citizen Scientist.
Create your own nature journal/scrapbook and earn a Kiwi Guardians - Nature Recorder medal.
Star gaze, tell stories, watch the sunrise, and earn your Kiwi Guardians medal.
Promote what makes New Zealand special by telling your friends about something or somewhere you think is pretty cool.
A new Kiwi Guardians activity for you to earn your Kiwi Guardians – Seed Grower medal.
Make a map of some interesting spots in your backyard and earn a Kiwi Guardians medal.
Help us protect our coastal wildlife by finding out what lives on the coast near you.
Ensure you and your family/friends have a safe and enjoyable expedition by planning ahead of time and taking the necessary supplies. Earn a Kiwi Guardians medal for becoming an Expedition Leader.
Be a part of the annual New Zealand Garden Bird Survey, so we can learn more about our feathered friends. Earn a Kiwi Guardians medal for becoming a Manu Monitor.
Help New Zealand with its goal to plant 1 billion trees by 2027 and learn about the role they play in protecting our country. Earn a Kiwi Guardians medal for becoming a tree planter.
Help protect New Zealand’s unique ecosystem by building a biosecurity checkpoint for your family/friends. Earn a Kiwi Guardians medal for becoming a Wildlife Protector.