|To:||Birding Aus <>|
|Subject:||Western Bowerbird and Crimson Rosella|
|From:||Chris Sanderson <>|
|Date:||Mon, 17 Oct 2005 23:15:10 +1000|
First of all, thanks to those who gave advice about finding Western Bowerbird in Alice Springs. I was able to locate the bower at Olive Pink Botanic gardens, and was fortunate enough to observe the male in the bower painting the sides and not paying too much attention to me. I was able to get amazing views and photographs.
On the way back to the airport from the gardens, I observed the strange sight of a Crimson Rosella flying across the road. No doubt an aviary escapee, but a little surreal nonetheless.
|<Prev in Thread]||Current Thread||[Next in Thread>|
|Previous by Date:||Adelaide: Fairy Martins & Fairy Terns, John Turner|
|Next by Date:||Grey Fantail with strong white-tail markings, Laurie Living|
|Previous by Thread:||Adelaide: Fairy Martins & Fairy Terns, John Turner|
|Next by Thread:||Grey Fantail with strong white-tail markings, Laurie Living|
|Indexes:||[Date] [Thread] [Top] [All Lists]|
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: firstname.lastname@example.org.EDU.AU