Tena koe - Welcome to Kaipara Branch
Kaipara Forest and Bird was formed to focus on conservation issues concerning the Harbour, South Kaipara and Norwest communities.
New Zealand Fairy Tern
New Zealand Fairy Tern are the world's rarest shorebird. The 43 birds in the population (2012) spend their Winter on Kaipara Harbour. We are working with the Department of Conservation to protect the Kaipara South Heading nesting area.