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Sammy the Takahe chick


Saturday, 02 January 2016 13:25

First Takahe chick at Wairakei, we have named it Sammy pictured here being fed by one of it's parents, photo taken December 2015. Photo credit Sian Moffit, Dept of Conservation Ranger.

Wairakei Wildlife


Friday, 13 November 2015 15:31

Our sanctuary family continues to grow in numbers, just in the last few weeks we have had the arrival of a Takahe chick from Matariki and Hauhanga, pictured above. Kiwi chick, Whakapapa, has just arrived from Rainbow Springs.