The Kakapo is the largest of the parrot species that is in danger of being extinct. If you haven't seen the documentary on these amazing parrots narrated by David Attenborough, you are totally missing out!
The weka is a flightless bird species of the Rail family. It is endemic to New Zealand, where four subspecies are recognized. Weka are sturdy brown birds, about the size of a chicken. As omnivores, they feed mainly on invertebrates and fruit.