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Significant Milestone Reached for Kiwi Population

Friday, 13 December 2019, 6:47 pm | Kiwis for Kiwi

A significant milestone has been reached today in the bid to save kiwi from extinction. More >>

New specialist facility to boost kiwi numbers

Tuesday, 25 June 2019, 9:36 am | Kiwis for Kiwi

The kiwi population is going to get a significant boost from a new state of the art kiwi incubation facility being constructed within the grounds of Wairakei Golf and Sanctuary, North of Taupo. More >>

Kiwi Awards Shine Light on Kiwi Conservation Heroes

Monday, 24 June 2019, 11:44 am | Kiwis for Kiwi

Conservation leaders dedicated to saving our national icon have been recognised at the Kiwi Awards, held at the annual National Kiwi Hui in Hawkes Bay. More >>

New Chairman for Kiwis for Kiwi

Monday, 1 April 2019, 11:44 am | Kiwis for Kiwi

Respected businessman and board director Richard Leggat has been appointed Chairman of Kiwis for kiwi, the national charity that raises funds to support community kiwi conservation projects. More >>

First Kiwi of the Season to Gulf Island

Friday, 26 October 2018, 4:00 pm | Kiwis for Kiwi

A 23 day old chick is the first kiwi to be released this season onto Motutapu Island in the Hauraki Gulf. More >>

Tea and Cake for Kiwi

Wednesday, 24 October 2018, 10:58 am | Kiwis for Kiwi

The national event is Kiwis for kiwi’s fundraising initiative that supports kiwi conservation projects across the country. Just $100 is enough to save one kiwi by controlling predators across its habitat for an entire year. More >>

Kiwi Books Fly Off the Shelf

Thursday, 4 October 2018, 8:39 pm | Kiwis for Kiwi

Popular author and illustrator, Kat Merewether has released the fourth book in her Kuwi the kiwi series to coincide with Save Kiwi Month - and Kuwi’s kiwi friends are set to benefit. More >>

Special Kiwi Takes First Steps on Behalf of 500 More

Tuesday, 2 October 2018, 4:22 pm | Kiwis for Kiwi

The beginning of a journey for 500 kiwi is set to start with one very special chick on 1st October to celebrate the start of Save Kiwi Month. More >>

Great Kiwi Morning Tea coming soon

Monday, 13 August 2018, 10:09 am | Kiwis for Kiwi

With every egg that hatches we’re a step closer to our goal of increasing kiwi numbers. More >>

Kiwi Killer Not Game to Fess up

Thursday, 14 June 2018, 1:55 pm | Kiwis for Kiwi

Kiwi Killer Not Game to Fess up Transmitter on kiwi killed by dog deliberately cut and removed by owner to avoid detection The deaths of two breeding kiwi who were an integral part of Kiwis for kiwi’s strategy to grow the kiwi population has been ... More >>

Ramping up Kiwi Production

Friday, 27 October 2017, 6:27 pm | Kiwis for Kiwi

Ramping up Kiwi Production As part of Save Kiwi Month, a rare kiwi chick was released on Motutapu Island today as the significant first step in Kiwis for kiwi’ s strategy to grow kiwi numbers and reverse the population decline. More >>

Funding Helps Kiwi Conservation

Tuesday, 17 October 2017, 11:00 am | Kiwis for Kiwi

In the lead up to Save Kiwi Month more than $500,000 has been distributed to conservation projects throughout New Zealand by Kiwis for kiwi . More >>

Old Mout UK hatches a plan to save kiwi

Wednesday, 20 September 2017, 3:15 pm | Kiwis for Kiwi

Kiwis for kiwi has joined forces with Old Mout Cider UK, to generate support for kiwi conservation. More >>

Kiwi – Back From the Brink

Saturday, 4 February 2017, 2:07 pm | Kiwis for Kiwi

Kiwi – Back From the Brink Kiwi can be saved from extinction by boosting numbers of chicks captured in the wild and releasing them into predator free habitats. That’s the goal of Kiwis for kiwi, the trust that supports hundreds of conservation volunteers ... More >>

Rescued kiwi returns to her Far North maunga

Wednesday, 19 October 2016, 12:29 pm | Kiwis for Kiwi

Wendy Sporle with Owhata, the kiwi she nursed back to health after its leg was caught in a trap More >>

Kiwi Killers in the Spotlight

Thursday, 29 September 2016, 3:20 pm | Kiwis for Kiwi

Kiwis for kiwi is calling for all New Zealanders to take action during October’s Save Kiwi Month against the number one killer of kiwis – the stoat. More >>

Countdown begins to Save Kiwi Month

Friday, 2 September 2016, 4:45 pm | Kiwis for Kiwi

COUNTDOWN BEGINS TO SAVE KIWI MONTH - 1-31 OCTOBER 2016 Michael Van de Elzen named as ambassador More >>

Putting Kiwi on the Map for Save Kiwi Month

Tuesday, 29 September 2015, 1:26 pm | Kiwis for Kiwi

Kiwis for kiwi is calling on all New Zealanders to help put kiwi on the map with a new citizen science project launched for Save Kiwi Month. More >>

The Kat Who Cares For Our Kiwi

Monday, 28 September 2015, 9:28 am | Kiwis for Kiwi

The inaugural Kids for Kiwi event in Wellington takes place this school holidays at Southern Cross on Abel Smith St. More >>

Kiwis for kiwi welcomes $11.2m to help save Kiwi

Thursday, 21 May 2015, 2:45 pm | Kiwis for Kiwi

Kiwis for kiwi welcomes today’s budget announcement of $11.2 million in funding over the next four years to help halt the decline of our national icon, but says funding from other sources is also needed if kiwi are to be saved from extinction. More >>