Kāpiti Coast’s big backyard is a haven for families of all ages - and there's no shortage of things to do! From playing in the parks and getting wet at a splash pad to playing tenpin bowling, or riding the miniature railways, you'll find something to keep them entertained. Here's a few ideas for some fun family times!
Kapiti Island - One of the best family days out in Wellington.
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Waikanae Estuary Bird Tours
The Waikanae estuary is a beautiful natural bird sanctuary, protected and managed by DoC and dedicated volunteers who are focused on restoring it. Over 100 bird species drop by or call the estuary and lagoons home. Easy tracks and boardwalks through wetlands and dunes
will take you up close to the birds.
With a lifetime interest in Birdlife, Mik Peryer has extensive knowledge of the local birdlife in the Waikanae area. Now retired, Mik offers the opportunity for you to get up close and personal with the wild birdlife of the Waikane Estuary Scientific Reserve.
According to Mik "Waikanae is the Bird Capital of New Zealand with many bird species not seen regularly or so easily elsewhere."
Mik has also written a number of children's books based on true stories. See the books and book a tour online at the website.