The Kea is a large species of parrot found on the South Island of New Zealand. Although it is mostly olive green, it has brilliant orange under its wings. They are known for their intelligence and curiousity. The kea is the world's only alpine parrot.
Have you heard a tui? The Tui is an indigenous New Zealand bird, and a national symbol. It is unique in having two voice boxes, allowing it to mimic many different birdsongs and other sounds (including human); also giving it a distinctive and quirky song.