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 154 local species, and included descriptions for all 154 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.  Spotted Turtle-Dove – Spotted Turtle-Dove 31 Mar 2020
  35.  Common Bronzewing7 Apr 2015, 2 Jan 2015
  36.  Brown Tree Creeper4 Mar 2015,  17 Jan 2015
  37.  Willie Wagtail6 Mar 2015
  38.  Common Starling7 Mar 2015
  39.  Common Mynah13 April 2015
  40.  Welcome Swallow3 Apr 2015, 9 Mar 2015
  41.  White-browed Woodswallow3 Apr 2015
  42.  White-breasted Woodswallow – 3 Jan 2016
  43.  Striated Pardalote13 Mar 2015
  44.  Zebra Finch13 Mar 2015
  45.  Yellow-rumped Thornbill16 Mar 2015
  46.  Yellow (Little) Thornbill22 May 2015
  47.  Eurasian Coot17 Mar 2015
  48.  Silver Gull18 Mar 2015
  49.  Maned (Wood) Duck18 Mar 2015
  50.  Pacific Black Duck19 Mar 2015
  51.  Grey Teal8 Apr 2015
  52.  Purple Swamphen20 Mar 2015
  53.  Musk Lorikeet20 Mar 2015
  54.  Great Egret24 Mar 2015
  55.  Red Wattlebird25 Mar 2015
  56.  House Sparrow30 Mar 2015
  57.  Blackbird10 Apr 2015
  58.  Galah31 Mar 2015
  59.  White-winged Chough28 Feb 2015
  60.  Rainbow Bee-Eater3 Jan 2015, 16 Jan 2015, 1 Feb 2015
  61.  Brown Goshawk23 Jan 2015
  62.  Spur-winged Plover9 Apr 2015
  63.  Grey Shrike-thrush – 13 Apr 2015
  64.  Black-shouldered Kite12 Jan 2015, 13 Jan 2015, 19 May 2015
  65.  Black Falcon10 Oct 2015
  66.  Australian Raven23 May 2015
  67.  Grey Fantail26 Apr 2015
  68.  Silvereye20 Mar 2015
  69.  Weebill21 May 2015
  70.  Australian Reed-warbler 14 Oct 2015
  71.  Australian Grebe – 21 May 2016
  72.  Whiskered Tern – Whiskered Tern
  73.  Hardhead (White-eyed Duck) – Hardhead (White-eyed Duck)
  74.  Brown Quail – Brown Quail
  75.  Little Raven – 23 May 2015
  76.  Australian Kestrel7 Jan 2015, 5 Mar 2015, 21, Mar 2015
  77.  Brown Falcon22 Feb 2015, 9 Mar 2015, 21 Mar 2015
  78. Spotted Harrier –  9 Oct 2015
  79.  Pacific (White-necked) Heron24 Mar 2015
  80.  Black-Fronted Plover7 Apr 2015
  81.  Plumed Whistling-Duck 8 Nov 2015
  82.  Red-Necked Avocet – Red-necked Avocet
  83.  Noisy Miner13 Apr 2015
  84.  Australian Shelduck31 May 2015
  85.  Pied Butcherbird23 June 2015
  86.  Brown Songlark – 13 Oct 2015
  87.  Fairy Martin10 Nov 2015
  88.  Rufous Songlark1 Nov 2015
  89.  Grey Butcherbird30 Jun 2015
  90.  Little Lorikeet23 Mar 2015
  91.  Eastern Yellow Robin27 Mar 2015
  92.  Scarlet Robin14 Apr 2015
  93.  Hooded Robin15 May 2015
  94.  Flame Robin 15 May 2015
  95.  Red-capped Robin1 June 2015
  96.  Southern Scrub-robin15 June 2015
  97.  Mistletoe Bird 12 Nov 2015
  98.  Yellow-rumped Pardalote27 Apr 2015
  99.  Spotted Pardalote17 May 2015
  100.  White-browed Babbler- 28 Mar 2015
  101.  White-eared Honeyeater13 Mar 2015
  102.  Yellow-tufted Honeyeater – 6 Apr 2015, 2 Jan 2015, 9 Jan 2015
  103.  Black-chinned Honeyeater 7 Apr 2015, 3 Jan 2015
  104.  Yellow-plumed Honeyeater 6 Apr 2015 4 Jan 2015
  105.  Fuscous Honeyeater – 6 Apr 20159 Jan 2015
  106.  Tawny-crowned Honeyeater 6 Apr 15, 9 Jan 2015
  107.  Spiny-cheeked Honeyeater 1 July 2015
  108.  Yellow-faced Honeyeater  9 July 2015
  109.  Singing Honeyeater 18 July 2015
  110.  Eastern Spinebill26 June 2015 26 June 2015
  111.  White-throated Treecreeper 10 July 2015
  112.  Jacky Winter 1 Apr 2015
  113.  Brown-headed Honeyeater 1 Apr 2015 4 Jan 2015
  114.  Diamond Firetail 1 Apr 2015 1 Feb 2015
  115.  Dusky Woodswallow – 3 Apr 2015  17 Jan 2015, 1 Feb 2015, 9 Mar 2015
  116.  White-backed Swallow  5 Mar 2016
  117.  Crested Bellbird 24 May 2015
  118.  Crested Shrike-tit 4 July 2015
  119.  Brush Bronzewing  24 June 2015
  120.  Golden Whistler 25 May 2015
  121.  Gilbert’s Whistler 14 Nov 2015
  122. Rufous Whistler  16 Dec 2015
  123.  Shy (Hylacloa) Heathwren 26 May 2015
  124.  Restless Flycatcher 27 May 2015
  125.  Chestnut-rumped Thornbill 31 May 2015
  126.  Buff-rumped Thornbill  8 July 2015
  127.  Inland Thornbill/Brown Thornbill4 Aug 2015
  128. Varied Sittella5 Aug 2015
  129. Variegated Fairy-wren6 Aug 2015
  130.  Speckled Warbler 24 Jul 2015
  131.  Richard’s Pipit 6 Apr 2015 8 Jan 2015
  132.  White-fronted Chat  11 Apr 2015
  133.  Southern Whiteface 16 June 2015
  134.  Straw-necked Ibis 2 Apr 2015 17 Dec 2014, 18 Dec 2014  
  135.  Red-kneed Dotterel11 Apr 2015
  136.  Wedge-tailed Eagle2 Apr 2015
  137.  Southern Boobook5 May 2015
  138.  Australian Hobby25 June 2015
  139.  Crimson Rosella 6 April 2016
  140.  Pink-eared Duck – 8 May 2016
  141.  Grey Currawong – 24 June 2016
  142.  Dusky Moorhen – 8 July 2016
  143.  Horsfield’s Bronze- Cuckoo – HorsField’s Bronze-Cuckoo
  144.  Spotted Turtle-Dove*- Spotted Turtle-Dove
  145.  Little Eagle – Little Eagle
  146.  White-wing Triller – 13 Dec 2016 White-winged Triller
  147.  Black-tailed Native-Hen – 28 July 2017  Black-tailed Native-hen
  148.  Royal Spoonbill – 30 Sept 2017   Royal Spoonbill
  149.  Cockatiel – 1 Nov. 2019   Cockatiel
  150.  Speckled Warbler – 17 Nov. 2019  Speckled Warbler
  151.  Crimson Chat – 1 Dec. 2019  Crimson Chat
  152.  Tree Martin – 27 Dec. 2019  Tree Martin
  153.  White-fronted Honeyeater – May 2020  White-fronted Honeyeater
  154.  Pallid Cuckoo – 28 Aug. 2020  Pallid Cuckoo

 155. Fan-tailed Cuckoo – 11Sept. 2020      Fan-tail Cuckoo

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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