Bright bird drops into school yard

Matamata Chronicle - - News -

Bal­loon pi­lot Dou­glas Grimes from Dis­cover Bal­loons came to Mata­mata to show the world’s largest hum­ming­bird and even took Firth Pri­mary act­ing prin­ci­pal Jeanette Mal­li­gan for a ride.

Bal­loons over Waikato is New Zealand’s pre­mier hot air bal­loon fes­ti­val and part of the cel­e­bra­tions is the Bal­loon Hop which see hot air bal­loons touch down at schools across Waikato.

went to check it out.

Ka­t­rina Tani­rau

Up, up and away: The Re­sene Colourful Hum­ming­bird touched down on Firth Pri­mary’s field last Fri­day morn­ing in front of a large crowd of ex­cited adults and chil­dren.

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