Wingspan Bird of Prey Centre, Rotorua

2018 Update: Wingspan closed on 23/3/18 and is moving to a new site. A fundraising effort is underway to open the doors of the new facility.

You may handle a form of the New Zealand falcon or karearea every day without realizing – it’s the bird on the back of our $20 note. If you want to handle a falcon for real you may get the chance at Wingspan Bird of Prey Centre in Rotorua.

Mike’s hand shot up with the rest of the crowd when there was a chance for Atareta the falcon to perch on the gloved hand … Read the rest