Bassian Thrush nesting in botanic gardens

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Subject: Bassian Thrush nesting in botanic gardens
From: Muriel Brookfield <>
Date: Fri, 18 Jul 2014 08:14:59 +0000

Could these be the progeny of two of the 3 Bassian Thrushes that Mary Cooper and I saw on 15 May in that same area?


Another less palatable thought,  could the large bird in the nest be a cuckoo?  (remembering the pallid cuckoo in the Regent Honeyeater’s nest in Watson).  Wrong timing?  Red herring?




Muriel Brookfield





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