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Monday, 17 April 2017

A few recent favourite birding photos

Apologies to regular readers of this blog for not posting much recently. Sometimes life gets in the way. The photos below come from as far afield as southern NSW, along the coast northwards to Rockhampton and across to Alice Springs. I'll mention where each was taken.

Eastern Osprey, Urangan, Qld

Brahminy Kite, Burrum Heads, Qld

Brown Booby, Urangan, Qld

Intermediate Egret, Rockhampton, Qld

Forest Kingfisher, Glenlee, Qld

Green Pygmy Goose, Camoweal, Qld

Pied Butcherbird, Burrum Heads, Qld

Little Eagle, near Rockhampton, Qld

 Mangrove Honeyeater, near Yeppoon, Qld

Rainbow Lorijeet, Burrum Heads, Qld

Scaly-breasted Lorikeet, Burrum Heads, Qld

Spangled Drongo, Glenlee, Qld

White-breasted Woodswallows, Mt Isa, Qld


  1. Some beaut pictures as always, Richard. Love the Brahminy Kite. I think coastal dwellers take them too much for granted.

    1. Cheers Russell, the birds of prey were certainly a delight to see, watch, and photograph.

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