around the UQ lakes
Scot Mcphee <>
Thu, 5 Apr 2007 07:25:04 +1000
Yes the Bush Stone-curlews are still there at the University. I've
never seen them in the Great Court but they are usually seen near the
car-parks down near Schonell drive.
On 05/04/2007, at 12:24 AM, wrote:
Hi Scot and all,
I have very fond memories of the grounds at the University of
in St Lucia, Brisbane from the mid 1990s and I'm curious as to
have spotted any Bush Stone-curlew around the uni. I often
a curlew or two late in the night there around 10 years back
were hanging around the Great Court). I was stunned the first time I
heard these birds calling - I was resident in the Taringa area -
sound is something I'll never forget.
It would be great news to hear that they're still frequenting the
amazing thing to hear, really, in an city environment.
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