SE Melbourne birds - again !

To: Merrilyn Serong <>
Subject: SE Melbourne birds - again !
From: Lawrie Conole <>
Date: Mon, 19 Aug 2002 11:17:18 +1000
>A Buff-banded Rail has been seen on occasions at Monash Uni Clayton in
>recent months. 

Whilst at Werribee Zoo yesterday, I was amused to see two Buff-banded Rails 
taking on the Silver 
Gulls and Little Ravens over scraps in the picnic area - and having some 
success.  They were very 
tame indeed! (and wild birds not zoo birds as far as I could tell).


Lawrie Conole
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