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Metalbird Garden Art


With the simple tap of a hammer, these beautifully crafted, iconic, life-like bird silhouette will transform your backyard, garden or environment into a work of art and put smiles on faces for years to come.

These beautifully crafted metal birds add an artistic flare to your garden, and make for a great gift for a loved one! Metalbird is Forest & Bird sponsor and are committed to protecting and supporting native birds in Aotearoa to thrive. 

Producing locally and ethically is important to Metalbird. Each bird is proudly cut then crafted in a small family owned NZ factory out of premium 11-Gauge Corten Steel. Easily installed with the tap of a hammer (pre-drill hard wood).

NEW IN: Kākāpō Bird of the Year 2020 Design!
Kākāpō is famous for being the world’s heaviest and longest-living bird and the comeback king, having looked extinction in the face. And looked away. Thanks to some mighty conservation efforts there are now 209 Kākāpō hanging out on predator-free islands. Metalbird welcomes the fat, flightless, owl-faced Kākāpō to the Metalbird flock. Buy this treasured bird and they’ll give 30% to Forest & Bird!

The Kākāpō is:

  • XL size : 39cm high by 40cm wide (includes measurement of the branch/spike) 
  • Easily installed with the tap of a hammer (pre-drill hard wood)
  • Crafted in 3mm Corten® 'weathering' Steel to form a beautiful patina that changes with the seasons
  • A great gift for a super chilled-out mate

    Meet the rest of the flock: 
  • Piwakawaka (fantail) & baby - $79.95
    27.5cm high by 24.5cm wide (includes measurement of the branch/spike)
  • Tui - $74.95
    25cm high by 31cm wide (includes measurement of the branch/spike) 
  • Kererū - $74.95 
    30cm high by 34cm wide (includes measurement of the branch/spike)
  • Ruru/Morepork - $79.95
    31cm high by 24cm wide (includes measurement of the branch/spike)
  • Kotare/Kingfisher - $64.95
    19cm high by 31cm wide (includes measurement of the branch/spike)
  • Kokako - $69.95
    19cm high by 31cm wide (includes measurement of the branch/spike)


Please note your Metalbird order is sent to you direct from Metalbird and will arrive separately from other items in your order.