Photo: Janice McKenna
The Karori Sanctuary Experience

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“Can you tell the ages of the kākā by the colours of their bands?”
- Judi M.

Yes! Your orange-banded kākā is 3 years old. If you note down the colours of the other bands too, we can tell you exactly who he or she is…. Read the full reply from Judi Lapsley Miller.

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