Canberra Birds <>
Rosemary Blemings <>
Mon, 11 Oct 2021 23:43:28 +0000
On Monday 11th October much diversity in a Mixed Feeding Flock and associates
The North East corner of the 'nature reserve’ fence where it mets the
equestrian ex-cross country course woodland.
At least 5 Varied Sittellas
Both Whistler species’ calls
Pair of Leaden Flycatchers
White-Throated Treecreeper calls
Grey Shrike Thrush foraging
Western Gerygone calls
Several Thornbill species
‘Honeyeaters’ too high in canopy to i.d.
Choughs preening in Monterey Pine trees further west and seen later
Noisy Friar Birds very vocal the previous day (10th)
Olive-Backed Orioles heard and one seen foraging, also on 10th October.
Sacred Kingfisher flew SE to NW across the showground as I returned to the car.
Plus other predictable regulars.
Hall Showground’s woodland areas are an Eastern Rosella Haven.
Healthy, hydrated habitats are the key to species richness. Need more more
micro bats as the mosquitoes wait for those who stand still or take
This is the email announcement and discussion list of the Canberra
Emails posted to the list that exceed 2 MB (2,000 kB) in size, including
attachments, will be rejected.
All emails distributed via the list are archived at
http://bioacoustics.cse.unsw.edu.au/archives/html/canberrabirds. It is a
condition of list membership that you agree to your contributions being
Canberrabirds mailing list
|<Prev in Thread]
||[Next in Thread>|
- NE Woodlands,
Rosemary Blemings <=
The University of NSW School of Computer and Engineering
takes no responsibility for the contents of this archive. It is purely
a compilation of material sent by many people to the Canberra Ornithologists Group mailing list. It has not been checked for accuracy nor its content verified in any way.
If you wish to get material removed from the archive or
have other queries about the list contact David McDonald, list manager, phone (02) 6231 8904 or email
If you can not contact David McDonald e-mail
Andrew Taylor at this address: