View the Kakī video
(4 minute clip on TVNZ video player)
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Kakī, or black stilt, is a native wading bird that is critically endangered. They have been intensively managed since 1981, when their population declined to a low of just 23 birds.
The kakī/black stilt Visitor Hide is a great place to see one of New Zealand’s rarest birds up close.