About Kākāpō

Nothing can prepare you for a meeting with a kākāpō. They are, without doubt, one of the most remarkable birds in the world ...


About Kākāpō Recovery

Kākāpō Recovery combines the efforts of scientists, rangers and volunteers, who are charged with looking after the last 124 kākāpō in the world. ...


Volunteer Opportunities

Opportunities to volunteer on the islands where kākāpō live occur during the summer months (November to March). ...



Get Involved. Help us save the world's rarest parrot. There are several ways you can donate to Kākāpō Recovery and no amount is too small! ...


Kākāpō Recovery on Facebook

  • Did you know that when you 'adopt' a kakapo, yours truly processes the order from start to finish? I see the order come though PayPal, send a personal email confirmation, then package up the plushie, bookmarks, stickers and certificate :) Here's my most recent effort from Tuesday...these boxes are destined for Belgium, Austria, Germany, Australia, United States, New Zealand and the United Kingdom!