Published sightings for the week ending 11 Nov 2012.
|Sun 11 Nov
Halls Falls, Blue Tier
Calling from high up in trees as we left, no 'Koala Crick' just bird neck strain, lucky for App with bird calls in isolating what to look for
|Sat 10 Nov
Mt William National Park
First seen on horizon then flew in close to shore near light house assisted by strong off shore winds
|Thu 8 Nov
Medeas Cove Conservation Area, St Helens
Striated Pardalote (6) all looking at nest holes in side of sandy cut away beside rd, much chatter and wing display between pairs
|Thu 8 Nov
St Helens Conservation Area, Moriarty Lagoon
Heard - first the spashy display, and then the whistle call to attract female.
St Helen Conservation Area, Stieglitz
Pair in small heathy erea with low Eucalypts behind Shaft Lagoon.
|Wed 7 Nov
Colchis Creek Mouth, Georges Bay, St Helens
Possible pair in breeding plumage, resting on small island busy grooming.
|Tue 6 Nov
St Helens Point State Rec' Area, Boat Ramp
Sitting on rocks near boat ramp, very subdued looking. Both my sister and I had good look at bird. Easily recognised by white head and black marking on shoulder.
|Sun 4 Nov
Cornellian Bay, Hobart
One (dark phase) seen pursuing silver gulls and then resting on the water
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