Really difficult without an idea of size. Assuming something common. If very
small, I think it fits Silvereye. If medium I think it fits Blackbird. If a bit
bigger than that, Noisy Friarbird is a fair option.
On Behalf Of john harris via Canberrabirds
Sent: Monday, 11 July, 2022 4:05 PM
To: Meke Kamps
Subject: Re: [Canberrabirds] Identifying nests
Looks like the blackbird nest that was in my garden. Cheers
> On 11 Jul 2022, at 3:49 pm, Meke Kamps <> wrote:
> All, apologies for not attaching the photo I meant to attach on the first go
> (thank you for those who asked for one!)
> It’s about 8cm across.
>> On 11 Jul 2022, at 2:45 pm, Meke Kamps <> wrote:
>> Dear all
>> I have a little (now) abandoned nest in the maple tree out the front and I
>> am trying to figure out, based on the birds I’ve seen in the garden last
>> spring/summer, who it may have belonged to.
>> I am pulling up short though, can anyone steer me in the direction of a good
>> resource for empty nest identification? (Noting the Facebook Australian bird
>> ID group doesn’t allow nest posts).
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