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RFI - Cape York
David Stowe <>
Fri, 26 May 2006 21:58:33 +1000
I am going up to the Cape in August again and still need a bunch of
species that i didn't find last time. Although i was the only real
birder in our group and didn't know about Birding-aus back then!
If anyone can give me specific locations/tips etc for the following i
would be really really appreciative!
I will be going pretty much where-ever i need to go, including
Weipa, Iron Range, Thursday Is, etc.
The list is:
Spotted Whistling Duck (are they still at Weipa?)
Northern Scrub robin
Rufous banded Honeyeater
Yellow-billed Kingfisher (heard them every day last time but couldn't
Mangrove Golden Whistler
Golden-shouldered Parrot (saw them but would love better views and
photos - Does anyone know about camping at Artemis station etc)
Red Goshawk (again seen previously in the Kimberley but would love
Are any of the Button-Quail seen up there??
Also hoping to have a couple of days at Bowra on the way home. Again
any tips around there would be great.
Thanks in advance
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