Bell Miner & Spotted Dove

To: "'Maurits Zwankhuizen'" <>, "'Williams, Roger'" <>, "'canberrabirds'" <>
Subject: Bell Miner & Spotted Dove
From: "Steve Read" <>
Date: Sat, 24 May 2014 14:35:00 +1000

I heard the Lewin’s Honeyeater this morning at the ANBG, in the rainforest gully, but couldn’t score a sighting.  However, good views of a Bassian Thrush nearby, and also a male Rose Robin above the head of the gully.




From: Maurits Zwankhuizen [
Sent: Saturday, 24 May 2014 12:02 PM
To: Williams, Roger; canberrabirds
Subject: [canberrabirds] Bell Miner & Spotted Dove


The Bell Miner was still at Casuarina Sands this morning at 9am.  It could be heard immediately upon arrival and was in a tree at the very end of the parking area next to the information sign.  Thank you for the posting, Roger.
Also this morning, there was no sign of the Lewin's Honeyeater at the Botanic Gardens but there were 3 Spotted Doves in Section 79 and I observed what seemed to be numerous (hopefully unsuccessful) attempts at mating.  Have they been recorded in the Botanic Gardens previously?
Maurits Zwankhuizen

To: m("","canberrabirds");">
Date: Fri, 23 May 2014 17:15:39 +1000
Subject: [canberrabirds] Bell Miner

                                                  A Bell Miner at Casuarina Sands, Thanks to Christine D who heard it calling.



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