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Native Birds & Animals

We are fortunate to have a large number of native birds and animals in Otatara. Learn more about what we have here - you may be surprised to know what we’ve got.

Native Birds

Who am I? Activity Cards

Who am I? – Help Fantail find his friends.

Learn more about the bush birds living in Otatara. There are 8 cards with clues and 8 answer cards. How many of these birds have you seen in the bush around Otatara?

See our What lives here page for a more comprehensive list of bird species in Otatara.

Find me - gives useful tips on attracting birds to your place.

Beaut Bugs

Use our Beaut Bugs ID cards to identify common bugs in Otatara. How many ‘beaut bugs’ can you find on your next Otatara adventure? How many can you find in your backyard?

See our Who did that? cards for more bug activities.

Lizards & Frogs

Who am I? Activity cards

Who am I? - Help Fantail find his friends.

Learn more about the lizards and frogs living in Otatara. There are 2 cards with clues and 2 answer cards. 

Find me - gives useful tips on attracting lizards and frogs to your place.