The first of 4400 traps has been set in a bid to get kiwi back to Wellington.

Capital Kiwi launches 'ambitious' project to return kiwi to Wellington Capital Kiwi launches 'ambitious' project to return kiwi to Wellington

The first of 4400 traps is being laid this morning at a formal ceremony.

The sight of kiwi nesting near the Beehive and sniffing around Weta Workshop could soon be reality.