Jerra Wetlands today

To: 'chatline' <>
Subject: Jerra Wetlands today
From: Philip Veerman <>
Date: Thu, 18 Aug 2016 11:12:36 +0000

I lead a small group there on Sunday morning. No birds of particular interest, the most interesting was we saw one platypus there briefly. Lori says there are two or maybe three there.




From: Michael Lenz [
Sent: Thursday, 18 August, 2016 6:30 PM
To: ken black; chatline
Subject: Re: [canberrabirds] Jerra Wetlands today


Other obs. from Jerrabomberra of interest: 1 Noisy Friarbird, 1 Reedwarbler, 5x Little Grassbird, White-cheeked Honeyeater still present, 1 White-bellied Sea-Eagle passing, 1 Great Egret.


Michael Lenz


On 18 August 2016 at 18:09, ken black <> wrote:

1) Buff-banded Rail made a number of brief appearances this morning to Right of Cygnus Hide.

2) Spotless Crake seen again.

3) Blue-billed Duck seen very briefly in channel in front of Cygnus, and then longer view (still in same channel) from behind willow from Bittern Hide.


Good day :) was waiting to include photo links from Flickr, but the uploader seems to be non functional at the moment - any other Flickr users been having problems today or recently?



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