Kākāpō too successful for Bird of the Year contention

From Morning Report, 8:56 am on 13 October 2022

There is some major controversy in one of the country's biggest elections.

Bird of the Year is back next week but in a contentious decision, the two-time champion kākāpō has been barred from the ballot. 

The organisers, Forest and Bird, say this year is all about the underbirds! 

Competition spokesperson Ellen Rykers spoke to Kim Hill