|To:||Canberra Birds <>|
|From:||"calyptorhynchus ." <>|
|Date:||Mon, 8 Jan 2018 20:21:22 +0000|
I agree absolutely, I would see WTNT every summer in Canberra from 1994 (when we arrived) to the mid 2000s without having to go out and look for them, from January to March.
Since then I have seen them every summer, but in fewer numbers, and latterly, by deliberately going out before each storm that passes to look for them.
In the old days you could see dozens to hundreds, now only small groups.
This is distinct by the way from the situation in the Brindabellas. I'm sure a small population stays there (or used to stay there) as until a couple of years ago you could guarantee to see them on Wark's Road and similar places between January and March whether the weather was stormy or not. But, as I said, I haven't seen WTNT up there for a couple of years now.
On 8 January 2018 at 20:31, Terry Munro <> wrote:
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