Photo by Richard Ashurst The Tui is an endemic passerine bird of New Zealand. It is one of the largest members of the diverse honeyeater family. The name tui is from the Maori language name tūī and is the species' formal common name.
Tower at Maungatautari Eco Reserve - Walk the Southern Enclosure (Te Tui a Taane) in the reserve. This totally unique experience allows visitors to get up close to New Zealand's native birds and self-sustaining forest.