Kyra Xavia

Dunedin Dark Skies Group

Kyra is a freelance journalist and writer based in New Zealand. She educates decision-makers and the public about the importance of responsible lighting and leads the Dunedin Dark Skies Group which raises awareness about the nocturnal landscape, and campaigns for its protection. Ms Xavia is recognised in New Zealand and abroad for her advocacy in these matters, and has had numerous articles published on the subject. She also provides consultation on human-centric, nature-kind, night sky-friendly illumination.