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Bushy Point Fernbirds Bed and Breakfast
Invercargill New Zealand

Welcome to our Homestay B&B

A birdwatchers delight, 10 minutes to Invercargill city, we are located within easy distance of Fiordland, the Catlins coast, airport and Stewart Island ferry . Perfect for overnight accommodation before or following Stewart Island Kiwi and Ulva Island.

The house is located on a privately owned, protected forest & wetland reserve, well known as the easiest place to see fernbirds, bowdleria punctata in New Zealand. An easy track and boardwalk from the house through the reserve makes bird watching easy. Tuis in abundance, Bellbirds, Grey Warblers, Fantails easily seen, Shining Cuckoo a summer visitor. Take a walk from the house to the nearby estuary, Royal Spoonbills and many wading bird species can be seen. Sandy Point reserve with walking tracks through rare Totara dune forest is nearby.

Nestled in native forest, wake up to the sound of the dawn chorus. Always quiet and peaceful there is no traffic noise.

Find Us
From Invercargill head towards Oreti Beach. After passing the airport you will reach the township of Otatara. At the first major intersection follow the "Wetland Walk Fernbird" yellow AA sign from the main road. Follow these signs to the end of the gravel on Grant Road. For more directions see the street map.

Invercargill is the southern most city of New Zealand's South Island.

Invercargill, Map

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