FwBirdline ACT Weekly Update

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Date: Mon, 9 Jul 2012 10:10:41 +1000
Birdline ACT

Published sightings for the week ending 8 Jul 2012.

Sun 8 Jul Superb Parrot Campbell Park and environs
Superb Parrot (2) Females feeding on the ground with Crimson Rosellas. Only my second sighting of this species at CP. Also Long-billed Corella inside a nest hollow - early breeding?
Alastair Smith

Sat 7 Jul Pink Robin, Brown Gerygone Australian National Botanic Gardens
Pink Robin (1) Female on the path next to the rainforest gully. Also at least 3 Brown Gerygone and interestingly a Shining Bronze-Cuckoo.
Alastair Smith; Frank Antram

Fri 6 Jul Red-browed Treecreeper Australian National Botanic Gardens
Red-browed Treecreeper (1) Solitary bird in Euc. radiata. section 195.
Ben Walmsley

Wed 4 Jul Restless Flycatcher Pegasus Farm, Holt
Good views of bird on property boundary fence, adjacent to Drake Brockman Dr.
Ben Walmsley

Bassian Thrush Australian National Botanic Gardens
Bassian Thrush - one foraging alongside path in Section 25 (Proteaceae) at about 1100.
Steve Holliday

Mon 2 Jul Nankeen Night-Heron Kellys Swamp & Jerrabomberra Wetlands, Fyshwick
Single adult Nankeen Night-Heron roosting in a tree on Jerrabomberra Creek.
Alastair Smith

Swift Parrot Callemonda Rise, O'Malley
A small flock of Swift Parrots (5) flew over at 2pm heading north towards Garran.
Brendan Sheean

Sun 1 Jul Hooded Robin Orroral Valley-Nursery Swamp track
Hooded Robin (1) male hanging around the car park.
Brendan Sheean

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