Try the following books:
Attracting birds to your garden in Australia
New Holland; Frenchs Forest, NSW;2000.
28 cm, 208 pages; illustrated, maps.
ISBN 1864362235; 1864364114 (paperback)
Australian birds and gardens
Bird Observers Club of Australia; Nunawading, Vic; 1990.
30 cm, 20 pages; illustrated.
Birdscaping your garden : how to attract Australian native birds to your
Weldon Publishing; Sydney; 1989.
26 cm, 144 pages; illustrated.
Garden birds : attracting birds to Australian and New Zealand gardens
FRITH, Clifford; WALKER, Cyril; PARMENTER, Tim.
Doubleday Australia; Lane Cove, NSW; 1986.
25 cm, 160 pages; illustrated, maps.
A garden of birds : attracting birds to Australian gardens
Collins/Angus and Robertson; North Ryde, NSW; 1991.
25 cm, 314 pages; illustrated.
I have not personally seen any of the above, so cannot make any
Incidentally, the above titles are extracted from a bibliography section of
a guide I am currently thinking of compiling, tentatively titled Birding
Information Resource Directory.
If anyone needs information on books on which I might have details, please
That made me think, if we were to designate a special "bird and butterfly"
>area of the home garden, which native flowering plants ( preferably not
>growing too tall) would people suggest we plant. Is the best idea to go to
>a local nursery?
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