|To:||sandra henderson <>|
|From:||shorty via Canberrabirds <>|
|Date:||Sun, 3 Oct 2021 05:42:18 +0000|
I took a longer drive out along Boboyan Road to the Southern end of Old Boboyan Road and had the place to myself. Interesting there is an eBird hotspot there but only 5 lists with the last one last Year. I went looking for bugs but did note the Birds as well. A Grey Currawong calling for several minutes on my arrival and plenty of Pardalotes calling as well. I spotted a Brown-headed Honeyeater with a beak full of bugs so must have a nest somewhere there. Plenty of White-naped Honeyeaters buzzing around and a few White-eared as well. I did not find too many bugs so maybe i should have looked harder for the Birds.
Another spot that is worth a look is Grassy Creek Firetrail at the NSW Border, again there is a hotspot but with only 7 lists and again the last one last Year. A nice walk takes you down to Westermans Homestead where there are toilets. I have not been there for a couple of Years but recall plenty of birds around but again at the time i was looking for bugs. If you are with Telstra, there is also reception at the parking area.
Boboyan Road is in good condition apart from a couple of spots that you need to slow down on to avoid the potholes. Well worth the drive to avoid the crowds.
On Sun, Oct 3, 2021 at 1:37 PM sandra henderson via Canberrabirds <> wrote:
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