You’ve got to be on your toes when you’re an insectivore. That’s why when you’re walking in the bush or turning over the soil in the garden, Pīwakawaka is there, with a cheery ‘cheet cheet’, constantly flitting to catch the tiny bugs you’re serving on a plate.
Its pretty fanned tail gives them amazing acrobatic abilities, like changing direction on the spot and flipping upside down nab a bug under a leaf.
Get this much-loved bird for your backyard.
Additional Information on the Piwakawaka:
27cm high by 24cm wide (includes measurement of the branch/spike)
Easily installed with the tap of a hammer (pre-drill hard wood)
Crafted in 3mm Corten® 'weathering' Steel to form a beautiful patina that changes with the seasons