Aotearoa New Zealand’s favourite election is back, and the stakes are higher than ever before. This year marks a whole century of Forest & Bird speaking up for nature.
Join us in celebrating our 100th birthday by sharing the love for our fantastic feathered friends. But vote carefully... this year the winner is not just Bird of the Year, but Bird of the Century!
Which New Zealand native bird from the last 100 years has captured your heart?
Meet the candidates below – including a few new faces.
Voting opens 9am, Monday 30 October.