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Albatross
Espanola, Galapagos

Photo: Bev



Albatross
Espanola, Galapagos

Photo: Bev



Albatross
Espanola, Galapagos

Photo: Bev



Albatross

out from Sydney, NSW
Photo: Lorraine Findlay



Apostlebird
Katherine,
Northern Territory
Photo: Lorraine Findlay



Apostlebird
Katherine,
Northern Territory
Photo: Lorraine Findlay



Apostlebird
Katherine,
Northern Territory
Photo: Lorraine Findlay



Australasian pipit
Point Plomer headland
NSW
Photo: John D



Australian magpie
Field of Mars Reserve
Ryde, NSW
Photo: Bev



Australian raven

Gladesville, NSW
Photo: Roberta Johnston



Australian white ibis
Wynn Vale Lake, SA

Photo: Ron Johnson - Adelaide



Australian white ibis
Wynn Vale Lake, SA

Photo: Ron Johnson - Adelaide



Avocet - red-necked
Kangaroo Island
South Australia
Photo: Lorraine Findlay



View You Tube videos of:
Australian raven
Australiasian pipit

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Band-tailed Barbthroat
Ecuador
Photo: Alex Portilla
Ecuagenera Orchid Nursery



Barn owl
at a display
Parramatta Park 2011
Photo: Lorraine Findlay



Black-cockatoo
Field Of Mars Reserve

Photo: Bev



Black-cockatoo
Rosedale, Qld

Photo: Marianna



Black duck
Riverglade Reserve

Photo: Bev



Black-faced cuckoo-shrike
Riverglade Reserve, Gladesville
26 Jan 2014
Photo: Marianna



Black-faced monarch
south of Crescent Head

Photo: Bev



Black-faced shag
East coast, Tasmania

Photo: Bev



Black swan
East coast, Tasmania

Photo: Bev



Blue-footed boobie
North Seymour, Galapagos

Photo: Bev



Blue-footed boobie
Espanola, Galapagos

Photo: Bev



Blue-footed boobie
Espanola, Galapagos

Photo: Bev



Blue-winged kookaburra
Katherine Gorge,
Northern Territory
Photo: Lorraine Findlay



Blue-winged kookaburra
Katherine Gorge,
Northern Territory
Photo: Lorraine Findlay



Bowerbird - satin (female)
Bendalong, NSW

Photo: Peter Scott



Bowerbird - satin (male)
Bendalong, NSW

Photo: Peter Scott



Brown cuckoo-dove
Winmalee (North Springwood,
lower Blue Mountains)
Photo: Toni Benton



Brown cuckoo-dove
Delicate Nobby
south of Cresent Head NSW
Photo: Bev



Brown cuckoo-dove
Delicate Nobby
south of Cresent Head NSW
Photo: Bev



Brown cuckoo-dove
Delicate Nobby
south of Cresent Head NSW
Photo: Bev



Brown gerygone
Crescent Head, NSW
Nov 2011
Photo: Bev



Brown gerygone
Crescent Head, NSW
Nov 2011
Photo: Bev



Brown quail
Point Plomer, NSW
Aug 2016
Photo: Bev



Brown quail
Point Plomer, NSW
Aug 2016
Photo: Bev



Brown thornbill
Crescent Head, NSW
Oct 2011
Photo: Bev



Brush turkey
male - Field of Mars Reserve

Photo: Bev



Brush-turkey chick
in garden in Epping, NSW
January 2013
Photo: Louise Brodie



Buff banded rail
Milsons Passage
NSW
Photo: Josie Kennedy



Bush stone-curlew
Ellis Beach, Queensland

Photo: Gary W4



Bush stone-curlew
Ellis Beach, Queensland

Photo: Gary W4



Butcherbird - Grey
- juvenile
Gladesville
Photo: Lorraine Findlay



Butcherbird - Grey
sitting on nest
Field of Mars Reserve, Ryde, NSW
Photo: Pam Ward



View You Tube videos of:
Black cockatoo - yellow-tailed
Black cockatoo - yellow-tailed - along Tarban Creek Gladesville
Black-faced cuckoo-shrike - Kelly's Bush, Hunter's Hill, NSW
Bowerbird - regent - glimpses of a female bathing, note black patch on top of head
Bowerbird - satin - note its lilac eye towards the end, lovely call
Brown cuckoo-dove
Brown gerygone
Brown gerygone - sorry about bacon cooking noises
Brown gerygone - looking for a snack
Brown quail
Brown thornbill and brown gerygone
Brown thornbill
Brown thornbill - hear its distinctive trill
Buff-banded rail - 2 adults seen at Shrimpton's Creek, Ryde, NSW
Butcherbird - Grey - Huntleys Cove, NSW

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Cape Barren goose
Kangaroo Island
South Australia
Photo: Lorraine Findlay



Cape Barren goose
Kangaroo Island
South Australia
Photo: Lorraine Findlay



Cassowary
Mission Beach, Queensland

Photo: Gary W4



Cat bird - green
Killcare, NSW

Photo: Peter Scott



Channel-billed cuckoo
High in a tree
Tarban Creek, Gladesville, NSW
Photo: Bev



Channel-billed cuckoo
Gladesville Hospital
Gladesville, NSW - Jan 2013
Photo: Bev



Channel-billed cuckoo
Gladesville Hospital
Gladesville, NSW - Jan 2013
Photo: Bev



Chestnut teal
Tarban Creek, Gladesville

Photo: Bev



Cockatoo - sulphur-crested
Gladesville

Photo: Lorraine Findlay



Common bronzewing pigeon
Winmalee (North Springwood,
lower Blue Mountains)
Photo: Toni Benton



Corella - little
Northern Territory

Photo: Lorraine Findlay



Corella - long-billed
Greystanes, NSW

Photo:T Nipperess



Corella - long-billed
Boronia Park
Hunter's Hill, NSW
Photo: Bev



Corella - long-billed
Boronia Park
Hunter's Hill, NSW
Photo: Bev



Cormorant - great
East coast Tasmania

Photo: Bev



Cormorant - great
with Pelican
East coast Tasmania
Photo: Bev



Cormorant - little black
Delicate Nobby, NSW

Photo: Bev



Cormorant - little black
Delicate Nobby, NSW

Photo: Bev



Cormorant - little pied
Delicate Nobby, NSW

Photo: Bev



Crested pigeon
Jubilee Lake, Wynn Vale, SA

Photo: Ron Johnson - Adelaide



Crested pigeon
Wynn Vale Lake, SA

Photo: Ron Johnson - Adelaide



Crimson-rumped toucanet
Ecuador

Photo: Alex Portilla
Ecuagenera Orchid Nursery



Crown pigeon
Port Moresby, PNG

Photo: Bev



Cuckoo - Shining bronze

Crescent Head, NSW
Photo: Bev



Currawong
Field of Mars Reserve

Photo: Bev



View You Tube videos of:
Catbird - green
Channel-billed cuckoo
Chestnut teal - enjoying a puddle after the rain
Chestnut teal duck family with new ducklings at Huntley's Cove, NSW
Chestnut teal duck family - grown up a bit, Huntley's Cove, NSW
Cockatoo - Sulphur-crested cockatoo
Cockatoo - Sulphur-crested cockatoo dismantling a building - submitted by John
Cockatoo - Yellow-tailed black cockatoo
Cormorant - Pied & Black-faced cormorant with Sooty oystercatchers and Silver gulls
Cormorant - little pied and pond
Crested shrike-tit
Crested shrike-tit at Riverglade Reserve - Dec 2013
Cuckoo - Shining bronze cuckoo, Crescent Head NSW

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Darter
Bedlam Bay, NSW
Photo: Bev



Dollarbird
South Turramurra, NSW
Photo: Jenny Zvolanek



Drongo - spangled
Point Plomer, NSW
Photo: Bev



View You Tube videos of:
Drongo - Spangled
Drongo - Spangled at Point Plomer, NSW
Duck - Australian wood duck - Hunter Valley, NSW
Dusky moorhen - mum and chick - and others

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Eagle, little
Rosedale, Qld
Photo: Marianna



Eastern spinebill
feeding on Lantana (weed)
Photo: S Payne



Eastern spinebill
feeding on Cestrum (weed)
Photo: S Payne



Eastern spinebill

Photo: Virginia Bear



Eastern spinebill
Winmalee (North Springwood,
lower Blue Mountains)
Photo: Toni Benton



Eastern spinebill
Kanimbla Valley, NSW

Photo: James Beverley



Eastern yellow robin
Delicate Nobby

Photo: Bev



Eastern yellow robin
Delicate Nobby
South of Crescent Head NSW
Photo: Bev



Eastern yellow robin
Delicate Nobby
South of Crescent Head NSW
Photo: Bev



Emerald dove
Vimiera Park,
Epping, NSW
Photo: Irene Timmins



Emu
Kangaroo Island
South Australia
Photo: Lorraine Findlay



Emu
Kangaroo Island
South Australia
Photo: Lorraine Findlay



Emu
Kangaroo Island
South Australia
Photo: Lorraine Findlay



European blackbird
- immature
East coast, Tasmania
Photo: Bev



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View You Tube videos of:
Eastern osprey
Eastern spinebill bathing
Eastern spinebill at Delicate Nobby, NSW - May 2012
Eastern spinebill feeding on Banksia spinulosa at Sugarloaf Reserve, East Ryde
Eastern spinebill grooming and glimpse of Rufous fantail
Eastern spinebill eating bugs
Eastern whipbird - searching for bugs in the leaf litter
Eastern whipbird - feeding - male and female calls can be heard
Eastern whipbird - what is that drongo doing?
Eastern yellow robin - glimpses
Eastern yellow robins - bathing and feeding - Delicate Nobby, NSW
Eastern yellow robin - male

F

Fantail - grey
Launceston, Tasmania
Photo: Bev



Figbird
Gladesville Hospital
Photo: Bev



Figbird - female
Crescent Head, NSW
Photo: Bev



Finch nest
Isabella, Galapagos
Photo: Bev



Frigate bird
San Cristobal, Galapagos
Photo: Bev



Frigate bird - male
Genovesa, Galapagos
Photo: Bev



Frigate bird- female & chick
Genovesa, Galapagos
Photo: Bev



View You Tube videos of:
Grey fantail
Figbird
Figbird - female
Forest kingfisher

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Galah, Australian
Gladesville, NSW

Photo: Lorraine Findlay



Galahs, Rainbow lorikeets
Gladesville, NSW

Photo: Lorraine Findlay



Galah in flight
Gladesville, NSW

Photo: John D



Galah and sea gull in flight
Gladesville, NSW

Photo: John D



Geese - introduced
native of Northern Eurasia
Tasmania
Photo: Bev



Goose - introduced
Wynn Vale Lake, SA

Photo: Ron Johnson - Adelaide



Golden whistler
male, Crescent Head, NSW

Photo: Bev



Golden whistler
female, Crescent Head, NSW

Photo: Bev



Golden whistler
Delicate Nobby
South of Crescent Head
Photo: Bev



Goshawk
Field of Mars Reserve, NSW
Photo: Bev



Goshawk
- chick
Photo: Bev



Goshawk
- chick 1 month later
Photo: Bev



Goshawk
Field of Mars Reserve, NSW
Photo: A Smith



Goshawk - Brown
Crescent Head, NSW
Photo: Bev



Great bowerbird
Northern Territory
Photo: Lorraine Findlay



Great bowerbird
Northern Territory
Photo: Lorraine Findlay



Great bowerbird - bower
Northern Territory
Photo: Lorraine Findlay



Great egret
Wetlands, Salisbury Highway, Adelaide
Photo: Ron Johnson, Adelaide



Grey fantail

Photo: Bev



Grey fantail

Photo: Bev



Gull - Pacific
East coast Tasmania
Photo: Bev



Gull - Pacific
East coast Tasmania
Photo: Bev



Gull - Pacific
East coast Tasmania

Photo: Bev



Gull - Pacific
Kangaroo Island
South Australia
Photo: Lorraine Findlay



Gull - Pacific
East coast Tasmania
Photo: Bev



Gull - silver
East coast Tasmania
Photo: Bev



Gull - silver
East coast Tasmania
Photo: Bev



Gull - silver
East coast Tasmania
Photo: Bev



View You Tube videos of:
Gerygone - brown - sorry about bacon cooking noises
Gerygone - brown - looking for a snack
Golden whistler
Golden whistler male and female
Golden whistler - bathing
Goshawk - Brown
Green catbird
Green catbird - contact call
Grey fantail
Grey fantail - tail display, drinking, calling and bathing
Silver gulls showing some unusual feeding behaviour
Silver gull walking on beach near Point Plomer

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Harris's Hawk
Ecuador
Photo: Alex Portilla
Ecuagenera Orchid Nursery



Heron - striated
Port Macquarie, NSW
Photo: C Lewis




Heron - striated
Port Macquarie, NSW
Photo: C Lewis




Heron - striated
Riverglade Reserve, Gladesville, NSW
Photo: Bev




Heron - striated
Riverglade Reserve, Gladesville, NSW
Photo: Bev




Heron - white-faced
Hunter Valley, NSW

Photo: Lorraine Findlay



Hoatzin
Ecuador
Photo: Alex Portilla
Ecuagenera Orchid Nursery



Honeyeater - brown
Crescent Head, NSW
tiny bird slightly bigger than a wren
Photo: Bev



Honeyeater - brown
Crescent Head, NSW
white blotches behind eyes
Photo: Bev



Honeyeater - Lewins
Delicate Nobby, NSW

Photo: Bev



Honeyeater - Lewins
Delicate Nobby, NSW

Photo: Bev



Honeyeater - New Holland
East coast Tasmania
Photo: Bev



Humming bird
Ecuador
Photo: Wayne Hanson



Humming bird nest
Pangui, Ecuador
Photo: Bev



View You Tube videos of:
Heron - striated, Riverglade Reserve, Gladesville
Honeyeater - Brown
Honeyeater - Lewin's

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Ibis - Australian white
Jubilee Lake, Wynn Vale, SA
Photo: Ron Johnson, Adelaide



Ibis - Australian white
Botanic Gardens, Sydney
Photo: Bev



View You Tube videos of:
Australian white ibis

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King parrot

Photo: Bev



King parrot
Finds food in a NSW Christmas bush
Photo: Bev



King parrot
Gladesville, NSW
Photo: Lorraine Findlay



King parrot
Winmalee (North Springwood,
lower Blue Mountains)
Photo: Toni Benton



King parrot - female
Gladesville, NSW

Photo: Lorraine Findlay



Kingfisher - forest
Northern Territory
Photo: Lorraine Findlay



Kingfisher - red-winged
Okinawa, Japan
Photo: Nicola Dixon



Koel - female

Photo: Bev



Kookaburra

Photo: Bev



Kookaburra
Gladesville
Photo: Lorraine Findlay



Kookaburra on a cold morning
Gladesville
Photo: Lorraine Findlay



Kookaburra just resting
Gladesville
NSW
Photo: Lorraine Findlay



Kookaburra - blue-winged
Katherine Gorge,
Northern Territory
Photo: Lorraine Findlay



View You Tube videos of:
Kookaburra
Kookaburra laughing

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Lapwing - masked
East coast, Tasmania
Photo: Bev



Lewin's honeyeater

Photo: Bev



Lewin's honeyeater
Delicate Nobby
Photo: Bev



Little black cormorant
Wynn Vale Lake, SA
Photo: Ron Johnson, Adelaide



Little corella
Murray Bridge, SA
Photo: Ron Johnson, Adelaide



Little corella
Murray Bridge, SA
Photo: Ron Johnson, Adelaide



Little corella
Murray Bridge, SA
Photo: Ron Johnson, Adelaide



Little corella
Murray Bridge, SA
Photo: Ron Johnson, Adelaide



Little corella
Murray Bridge, SA
Photo: Ron Johnson, Adelaide



Little eagle
Rosedale, Qld
Photo: Marianna



Little pied cormorant
Jubilee Lake, Wynn Vale, SA
Photo: Ron Johnson, Adelaide



Little pied cormorant
Jubilee Lake, Wynn Vale, SA
Photo: Ron Johnson, Adelaide



Little pied cormorant
at freshwater pond, Delicate Nobby
Photo: Bev



Little pied cormorant
Jubilee Lake, Wynn Vale, SA
Photo: Ron Johnson, Adelaide



Little pied cormorant, Yabby
Jubilee Lake, Wynn Vale, SA
Photo: Ron Johnson, Adelaide



Little wattle bird

Photo: Bev



Long-billed corella
Boronia Park
Hunter's Hill, NSW
Photo: Bev



Long-billed corella
Boronia Park
Hunter's Hill, NSW
Photo: Bev



Lorikeet - musk
Gladesville Hospital grounds
Gladesville, NSW
Photo: Bev



Lorikeet - musk
Gladesville Hospital grounds
Gladesville, NSW
Photo: Bev



Lorikeets - rainbow
- looking for nest hollow

Photo: Bev



Lorikeet - rainbow
Ray Park, Beecroft

Photo: Dorothy Doolan



Lorikeet - rainbow
HuntleysCove, NSW

Photo: John



Lorikeet - scaly-breasted
Point Plomer, NSW

Photo: Bev



Lyrebird - very rare sighting!!
Terry's Creek
Epping, NSW
Photo: Virginia Hall



Lyrebird - foraging
Terry's Creek
Epping, NSW
Photo: Virginia Hall



View You Tube videos of:
Lewin's honeyeater
Lewin's honeyeater - preening
Little wattlebird
Lorikeet - musk
Lorikeet - scaly-breasted
Lyrebird - video by Virginia Hall

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Magpie
Gladesville
Photo: Lorraine Findlay



Magpie - black-backed
Rosedale, Qld
Photo: Marianna



Magpie
Mount Barker, SA
Photo: Ron Johnson, Adelaide



Magpie
Field of Mars Reserve
Ryde, NSW
Photo: Bev



Magpie-lark, Murray magpie, Peewee
Jubilee Lake, Wynn Vale, SA
Photo: Ron Johnson, Adelaide



Magpie-lark
Riverglade Reserve, Gladesville, NSW
Photo: Bev



Magpie-lark
Riverglade Reserve, Gladesville, NSW
Photo: Bev



Mallard - female
Jubilee Lake, Wynn Vale, SA

Photo: Ron Johnson, Adelaide



Mallard - male -introduced
Kangaroo Island
South Australia
Photo: Lorraine Findlay



Mangrove warbler
Ecuador
Photo: Alex Portilla
Ecuagenera Orchid Nursery



Masked lapwing
Riverglade Reserve
Gladesville, NSW
Photo: Bev



Masked lapwing
Riverglade Reserve
Gladesville, NSW
Photo: Bev



Mockingbird
Santa Cruz, Galapagos

Photo: Bev



Monarch - black-faced
south of Crescent Head

Photo: Bev



Monarch - spectacled
Crescent Head, NSW

Photo: Bev



Mountain velvetbreast
Ecuador
Photo: Alex Portilla
Ecuagenera Orchid Nursery



View You Tube videos of:
Magpie-lark
Magpie-lark on nest Riverglade Reserve Oct 2012
Magpie-larks Riverglade Reserve Nov 2012
Black-faced Monarch, black-faced
Black-faced Monarch, black-faced - another one!
Monarch, spectacled

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