Sounds of the Kawakawa Bay night
All the following sounds may be heard from the hills and valleys around Kawakawa Bay during a night out on a ‘count’.
North Island weka
Not just the common call that sounds like the word morepork (hence the english name of this endemic bird) but ruru make a kind of mewing sound, amongst others, as well.
White faced heron
You may also hear some or all of these animals as well.