Distinguishing female and juvenile Koels

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Subject: Distinguishing female and juvenile Koels
From: Robin Hide via Canberrabirds <>
Date: Tue, 2 Feb 2021 04:09:38 +0000

Yesterday (1 Feb 2021) our Ainslie garden had a very brief visit by what I thought was an adult female Koel (quickly husled away by a currawong and R Wattle Birds)  but I’m wondering what are considered the main features distinguishing the colouring of females and juveniles?

This is the bird:





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