New Zealand websites that we hope you will find useful in planning your visit to New Zealand and for birding and natural history enthusiasts.
New Zealand Birds & Wildlife
Kiwis for Kiwi
All you want know about the Kiwi bird and what kiwis are doing to save kiwi.
Birding New Zealand
The New Zealand Birding Network is a group of operators located throughout New Zealand offering bird-watching orientated tours, excursions and accommodation.
Nature Guides Otago
Expert wildlife tours & boutique accommodation
Pukorokoro Miranda Shorebird Centre – 1 hr from Auckland
With nearly half of the population of the endemic Wrybill found at Miranda during part of the year, and with numbers of shorebirds often exceeding 10,000, the Pukorokoro Miranda Shorebird Centre is almost a mandatory stop for any birdwatcher passing by.
New Zealand Department of Conservation
Learn about animal, plant and heritage conservation and the pests and threats that threaten them.
Albatross Encounter Kaikoura
Kaikoura is known as one of the world’s hotspots for pelagic birdlife with up to twelve species of albatross able to be found at various times of the year.
New Zealand Tourism
New Zealand Travel & Accommodation Directory
A great New Zealand vacation & holiday planning resource. Hundreds of searchable links for accommodation, activities, tourist attractions, tours, transport, travel agents, tourism guides, maps & more.
Destination New Zealand Travel & Accommodation Directory
Searchable New Zealand travel directory with hundreds of up-to-date links for accommodation, transport, attractions, activities, tour operators and travel information for planning your holiday.
Dunedin Travel Guide
Visitors guide and tourism information for Dunedin New Zealand including accommodation, tours,
activities, attractions, transport, maps, weather & more for planning your Dunedin holiday.
West Coast Travel Centre Greymouth
Greymouth i-SITE & West Coast Travel Centre offer expert advice and free bookings for all accommodation, transport, TranzAlpine rail travel, tours, activities & attractions throughout the West Coast of the South Island.
Luxury travel in New Zealand from Absolute New Zealand
Our exclusive tours and luxury adventure holidays let you experience the best of NZ in style
Other Birding Resources
Exotic Birding and Bird/Wildlife Photo Tours
Small group birding tours and bird/wildlife nature photo tours (4-8 persons) led by master guides and professional photographers to Belize, Brazil, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Galapagos Islands, Guyana, Panama, and Peru for people who want to get the most out of an international tour at an economical price.
New England Seabirds
Pelagic birding news, trips, recent reports and conservation of seabirds.
The premier web resource about birds, birding & birdwatching for birders – every bird family, books, guides, forums, reserves, accommodation, trip reports, bird clubs, ornithology, twitching, conservation, optics, holidays.