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E7 - A Far-Flying Godwit

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A big part of what makes Farewell Spit so special is its attraction to migratory birds.

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Posted by Sue Farley on 28 September 2016

Tags: farewell spit bar-tailed godwits E7 Godwit Loss of habitat godwits migratory birds new zealand

The Godwits Are Back

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Great news for everyone yesterday when the first godwit of the season was spotted. Paddy was out with an afternoon tour and saw it on the outer beach as they...

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Posted by Default Admin and Sue Farley on 3 September 2016

Tags: farewell spit bar-tailed godwits godwits wader birds

What's On in Winter on Farewell Spit?

What's happening out on Farewell Spit in winter? It's well worth joining a winter tour to find out.

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Posted by Sue Farley on 27 July 2016

Tags: farewell spit winter tours farewell spit eco tours nz fur seals farewell spit lighthouse

Farewell Spit Web Cam

What's the weather like out on Farewell Spit today? You can check it out here - any day of the week.

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Posted by Sue Farley on 27 June 2016

Tags: farewell spit eco tours golden bay webcam

Red Socks

Red Socks 1995-2015  20 years ago Peter Blake pulled on a pair of red socks and took on the most powerful teams in the world to win one of the...

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Posted by Shelley on 9 June 2016