Kestrel Windhover (Out of Area)

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Subject: Kestrel Windhover (Out of Area)
From: Robin Hide via Canberrabirds <>
Date: Sat, 21 Nov 2020 21:55:36 +0000

Great video footage of Nankeen Kestrel from Matthew Higgins near Bega.




My latest short nature video (filmed near Bega NSW) captures the beautiful Nankeen Kestrel, a small Australian bird of prey which effortlessly soars and miraculously hovers while hunting.  On the soundtrack is a recitation of Gerard Manley Hopkins's famous 1877 poem The Windhover, inspired by the British species of this lovely bird (the poem has other concerns too, as some of you will know). The YouTube link is


If you like the video, please share the link.

Happy viewing and listening,



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