birding-aus Trip Highlights

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Subject: birding-aus Trip Highlights
From: Teet Sirotkin <>
Date: Mon, 01 Nov 1999 05:19:31 +0100
Hello aussi birders!

Thanks to everyone who provided us with valuable info. Who know who you
are. I'm especially greatful to Peter Lansley, Phil Maher, Taffy et al
(of Brookfield CP fame), Eileen Collins and all the helpful rangers.

Highlights (on top of my head):

Werribee: Banded Stilt

Bass Strait Ferry: White-faced Storm-petrel (1 caught!)

Mt Field: Platypus, Spotted-tailed Quoll, Eastern Barred Bandicoot

Strahan: Ground Parrot

Bruny Island: 40-spots, Eastern Quoll

Point Addis: Rufous Bristlebird

Kangaroo Island: Tammar Wallaby

Uluru area: Banded Whiteface, Cinnamon Quail Thrush, Little Woodswallow,
Major Mitchell, Thorny Devil, Western Brown Snake

Kunnoth Well: Grey Honeyeater (1 km S of the turnoff to the youth Camp.
Great care was taken not to confuse it with female redthroat or Western
Geregony), Bourkes Parrot

West MacDonnel Ranges: Dusky Grasswren, Rufous-headed Emuwren,
Black-footed Rock-Wallaby

Brookfield CP: Hairy-nosed Wombat

Hattah: Mallee Emuwren

Deniliquin: Plains Wanderer, Black Honeyeater, Superb Parrot, Freckled
Duck, Bittern, etc, etc

Chiltern: Speckled Warbler, Turqoise Parrot, Barking Owl

Coolibah Court 10, Thurgoona: Regent Honeyeater

Oh, and heaps of other things. There is a trip report, but it's in
swedish...    ;-)



Teet Sirotkin
Bongo Naturresor
Box 34 196
SE-100 26 Stockholm
Tel/fax: +46 8 545 503 59

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