Birds

We have arranged the posted species into 3 groups according to location.

To help identify or find a particular bird species we have photograph in each area, we have listed the species and Post date. It is possible to view any species or previous Posts by going back through the Post archives. To date we have posted a total of 142 local species, and included descriptions for all 142 species. (Click on the Red post for a direct link to the species description and photos)

  1.  Crested Pigeon9 Dec 2014,2 Jan 2015
  2.  Black-winged Stilt10 Dec 2014
  3.  Red-browed Firetail11 Dec 2014
  4.  Superb Fairywren (Male)14 Dec 2014
  5.  Blue-faced Honeyeater23 Dec 2014
  6.  New Holland Honeyeater2 Jan 2015
  7.  Little Friarbird 19 Mar 2015
  8.  Noisy Friarbird 13 Apr 2015
  9.  Black-faced Cuckoo-shrike5 Jan 2015, 1 Feb 2105, 9 Mar 2015
  10.  White-bellied Cuckoo-shrike  – White-bellied Cuckoo-shrike
  11.  White Plumed Honeyeater –  5 Jan 2015, 17 Feb 2015
  12.  Laughing Kookaburra9 Jan 2015
  13.  Red-rumped Parrot13 Jan 20152 Jan 2015, 9 Mar 2015
  14.  Little Pied Cormorant18 Jan 2015,  18 Dec 20145 Mar 2015, 9 Mar 2015
  15.  Little Black Cormorant18 Jam 2015,  9 Mar 2015,
  16.  Darter – 5 Apr 2015, 18 Dec 2014
  17.  Sacred Kingfisher21 Jan 2015, 29 Dec 2014, 30 Jan 2015, 31 Jan 2015, 14 Feb 2015, 15 Feb 2015, 16 Feb 2015
  18.  Australian Magpie8 Feb 2015
  19.  Australian Magpie-lark5 Apr 2015, 9 Mar 2015
  20.  Eastern Rosella9 Feb 2015, 2 Jan 2015
  21.  Black Kite19 Feb 2015, 18 Mar 2015
  22.  Whistling Kite1 Apr 2015, 17 Feb 2015, 18 Feb 2015, 9 Mar 2015
  23.  Long-billed Corella11 Jan 2015, 27 Feb 2015, 5 Mar 2015, 22 Mar 2015
  24.  Little Corella7 Apr 2015, 27 Feb 2015, 9 Mar 2015, 22 Mar 2015
  25.  Sulpur-crested Cockatoo5 Apr 2015
  26.  Australian Pelican3 Mar 2015, 17 Dec 2014
  27.  Black Swan2 Apr 2015, 16 Dec 2015
  28.  Yellow-billed Spoonbill2 Apr 2015, 16 Dec 2014, 17 Dec 2014, 18 Dec 2014, 9 Mar 2015
  29.  White-faced Heron2 Apr 2015, 16 Dec 2014, 18 Dec 2014
  30.  Great (Black) Cormorant20 May 2015
  31.  Australian White Ibis – 23 Nov 2015, 9 Mar 2015
  32.  Peaceful Dove28 Mar 2015
  33.  Feral Pigeon 3 Apr 2015
  34.  Common Bronzewing7 Apr 2015, 2 Jan 2015
  35.  Brown Tree Creeper4 Mar 2015,  17 Jan 2015
  36.  Willie Wagtail6 Mar 2015
  37.  Common Starling7 Mar 2015
  38.  Common Mynah13 April 2015
  39.  Welcome Swallow3 Apr 2015, 9 Mar 2015
  40.  White-browed Woodswallow3 Apr 2015
  41.  White-breasted Woodswallow – 3 Jan 2016
  42.  Striated Pardalote13 Mar 2015
  43.  Zebra Finch13 Mar 2015
  44.  Yellow-rumped Thornbill16 Mar 2015
  45.  Yellow (Little) Thornbill22 May 2015
  46.  Eurasian Coot17 Mar 2015
  47.  Silver Gull18 Mar 2015
  48.  Maned (Wood) Duck18 Mar 2015
  49.  Pacific Black Duck19 Mar 2015
  50.  Grey Teal8 Apr 2015
  51.  Purple Swamphen20 Mar 2015
  52.  Musk Lorikeet20 Mar 2015
  53.  Great Egret24 Mar 2015
  54.  Red Wattlebird25 Mar 2015
  55.  House Sparrow30 Mar 2015
  56.  Blackbird10 Apr 2015
  57.  Galah31 Mar 2015
  58.  White-winged Chough28 Feb 2015
  59.  Rainbow Bee-Eater3 Jan 2015, 16 Jan 2015, 1 Feb 2015
  60.  Brown Goshawk23 Jan 2015
  61.  Spur-winged Plover9 Apr 2015
  62.  Grey Shrike-thrush – 13 Apr 2015
  63.  Black-shouldered Kite12 Jan 2015, 13 Jan 2015, 19 May 2015
  64.  Black Falcon10 Oct 2015
  65.  Australian Raven23 May 2015
  66.  Grey Fantail26 Apr 2015
  67.  Silvereye20 Mar 2015
  68.  Weebill21 May 2015
  69.  Australian Reed-warbler 14 Oct 2015
  70.  Australian Grebe – 21 May 2016
  71.  Whiskered Tern – Whiskered Tern
  72.  Little Raven – 23 May 2015
  73.  Australian Kestrel7 Jan 2015, 5 Mar 2015, 21, Mar 2015
  74.  Brown Falcon22 Feb 2015, 9 Mar 2015, 21 Mar 2015
  75. Spotted Harrier –  9 Oct 2015
  76.  Pacific (White-necked) Heron24 Mar 2015
  77.  Black-Fronted Plover7 Apr 2015
  78.  Plumed Whistling-Duck 8 Nov 2015
  79.  Red-Necked Avocet – Red-necked Avocet
  80.  Noisy Miner13 Apr 2015
  81.  Australian Shelduck31 May 2015
  82.  Pied Butcherbird23 June 2015
  83.  Brown Songlark – 13 Oct 2015
  84.  Fairy Martin10 Nov 2015
  85.  Rufous Songlark1 Nov 2015
  86.  Grey Butcherbird30 Jun 2015
  87.  Little Lorikeet23 Mar 2015
  88.  Eastern Yellow Robin27 Mar 2015
  89.  Scarlet Robin14 Apr 2015
  90.  Hooded Robin15 May 2015
  91.  Flame Robin 15 May 2015
  92.  Red-capped Robin1 June 2015
  93.  Southern Scrub-robin15 June 2015
  94.  Mistletoe Bird 12 Nov 2015
  95.  Yellow-rumped Pardalote27 Apr 2015
  96.  Spotted Pardalote17 May 2015
  97.  White-browed Babbler- 28 Mar 2015
  98.  White-eared Honeyeater13 Mar 2015
  99.  Yellow-tufted Honeyeater – 6 Apr 2015, 2 Jan 2015, 9 Jan 2015
  100.  Black-chinned Honeyeater 7 Apr 2015, 3 Jan 2015
  101.  Yellow-plumed Honeyeater 6 Apr 2015 4 Jan 2015
  102.  Fuscous Honeyeater – 6 Apr 20159 Jan 2015
  103.  Tawny-crowned Honeyeater 6 Apr 15, 9 Jan 2015
  104.  Spiny-cheeked Honeyeater 1 July 2015
  105.  Yellow-faced Honeyeater  9 July 2015
  106.  Singing Honeyeater 18 July 2015
  107.  Eastern Spinebill26 June 2015 26 June 2015
  108.  White-throated Treecreeper 10 July 2015
  109.  Jacky Winter 1 Apr 2015
  110.  Brown-headed Honeyeater 1 Apr 2015 4 Jan 2015
  111.  Diamond Firetail 1 Apr 2015 1 Feb 2015
  112.  Dusky Woodswallow – 3 Apr 2015  17 Jan 2015, 1 Feb 2015, 9 Mar 2015
  113.  White-backed Swallow  5 Mar 2016
  114.  Crested Bellbird 24 May 2015
  115.  Crested Shrike-tit 4 July 2015
  116.  Brush Bronzewing  24 June 2015
  117.  Golden Whistler 25 May 2015
  118.  Gilbert’s Whistler 14 Nov 2015
  119. Rufous Whistler  16 Dec 2015
  120.  Shy (Hylacloa) Heathwren 26 May 2015
  121.  Restless Flycatcher 27 May 2015
  122.  Chestnut-rumped Thornbill 31 May 2015
  123.  Buff-rumped Thornbill  8 July 2015
  124.  Inland Thornbill/Brown Thornbill4 Aug 2015
  125. Varied Sittella5 Aug 2015
  126. Variegated Fairy-wren6 Aug 2015
  127.  Speckled Warbler 24 Jul 2015
  128.  Richard’s Pipit 6 Apr 2015 8 Jan 2015
  129.  White-fronted Chat  11 Apr 2015
  130.  Southern Whiteface 16 June 2015
  131.  Straw-necked Ibis 2 Apr 2015 17 Dec 2014, 18 Dec 2014  
  132.  Red-kneed Dotterel11 Apr 2015
  133.  Wedge-tailed Eagle2 Apr 2015
  134.  Southern Boobook5 May 2015
  135.  Australian Hobby25 June 2015
  136.  Crimson Rosella 6 April 2016
  137.  Pink-eared Duck – 8 May 2016
  138.  Grey Currawong – 24 June 2016
  139.  Dusky Moorhen – 8 July 2016
  140.  Horsfield’s Bronze- Cuckoo – HorsField’s Bronze-Cuckoo
  141.  Spotted Turtle-Dove*- Spotted Turtle-Dove
  142.  Little Eagle – Little Eagle
  143.  White-wing Triller – 13 Dec 2016 White-winged Triller
  144.  Black-tailed Native-Hen – 28 July 2017  Black-tailed Native-hen
  145.  Royal Spoonbill – 30 Sept 2017   Royal Spoonbill

Birds of Mulwarrie Studios are species observed either in the gardens of the s studio or on the Loddon River behind the “Studios”: these are listed in Black

Birds of Bridgewater: are other species observed within the urban township and/or within 5kms of the the township area; these are listed in Blue. Posts photographed in this area are also listed in Blue

Birds of the Loddon Region: are other species observed within the Loddon Shire: these are listed in Green. Posts photograph in this area are also listed in Green.

 

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