Trevor Hampel <>
Merrilyn Serong <>
Sun, 12 May 2002 18:29:49 +1000
Hi Trevor and others
I certainly can't match 48 (yet), but recently there have been 10 (at least)
Crested Pigeons at Monash University Clayton campus (se suburban Melbourne).
There have been three there for a couple of years, so they are gradually
Trevor Hampel wrote:
> While I was cooking a BBQ lunch today I saw 48 Crested Pigeons fly from
> various places on our five acre block and land in 2 neat rows on the power
> lines across the road. What disturbed them from feeding I didn't see.
> This is one of the biggest flocks of Crested Pigeons I've seen.
> Their numbers are certainly on the increase around here, 80 km SE of
> Trevor Hampel
> Murray Bridge
> South Australia
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