Greeting Card - 155mm x 110mm, with envelope. Printed in New Zealand on quality recycled paper.
NZ Fantail, Piwakawaka is a small insectivorous bird found widely throughout NZ and its offshore island, including the Chatham Island and Snares Island. It grows to 16 cm in length, of which half is the tail, which, as the name implies, is often displayed fanned out. They have two colour forms, pied and black, the pied birds are grey-brown and yellowish with white and black bands around eyes and neck. These pretty little birds are not shy they will flit around you when walking through native bush catching any flying insects that may be disturbed.