Cumberland BOC outing Hawkesbury Swamps 28/10/01

To: Birding-Aus <>
Subject: Cumberland BOC outing Hawkesbury Swamps 28/10/01
From: John Reidy <>
Date: Sun, 28 Oct 2001 18:08:57 +1100
Dear All,
Members of the Cuberland Bird Observers Club (Sydney) visited Stannix
Park, Baker's Lagoon and Pitt Town Lagoon today. Highlights were:
Stannix Park
Nesting White Throated Gerigones
Nesting Noisy Friarbirds
The many Sacred Kingfishers and Dollarbirds
Azure Kingfisher
Crested Shriketit
Cuckoos - Channel Billed seen, Brush, Pallid, Golden Bronze heard
Scarlet Honeyeater
Cornwallis Rd
Banded Lapwings  near Windsor
Probable Australian Hobby
Rainbow Bee-eater
Baker's Lagoon
Latham's Snipe
Breeding Black Winged Stilts
Baillon's Crake
Pugh's Lagoon
Nankeen Night-heron
Pitt Town Lagoon
White Breasted Sea Eagle
Red Kneed Dotteral
Whiskered Terns (2) in breeding plumage
Sharp Tailed Sandpipers about 30 in the NW corner, too far away to look
for Pectorals

Total of 73 species for the day
Thanks go to Edwin Vella for his Cornwallis Rd suggested locations and
others who have reported sightings in the area. Unfortunately we didn't
have time to check out all of them.
Happy Birding
John Reidy

Birding-Aus is on the Web at
To unsubscribe from this mailing list, send the message
"unsubscribe birding-aus" (no quotes, no Subject line)

<Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread>
  • Cumberland BOC outing Hawkesbury Swamps 28/10/01, John Reidy <=

The University of NSW School of Computer and Engineering takes no responsibility for the contents of this archive. It is purely a compilation of material sent by many people to the birding-aus mailing list. It has not been checked for accuracy nor its content verified in any way. If you wish to get material removed from the archive or have other queries about the archive e-mail Andrew Taylor at this address: andrewt@cse.unsw.EDU.AU