Re: birding-aus Mystry Parrots

To: Rohan Clarke <>
Subject: Re: birding-aus Mystry Parrots
From: Mike Owen <>
Date: Wed, 31 Mar 1999 20:40:55 +1000

Rohan Clarke wrote:

> On the way down to the Great Ocean Rd (Vic) on the weekend I stopped in to
> check out the parrots on the edge of Geelong that were thought to be
> introduced. The video capture that was placed on the net was also viewed on
> a TV screen. There is no doubt that both the birds on the video and those in
> the reserve are Purple crowned Lorikeets! 

Well that is a big relief, glad Australia still doesn't have a
self sustaining exotic feral parrot population.


Mike Owen

Australian Rep.
World Parrot Trust
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