A coincidental koel

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Subject: A coincidental koel
From: Laurie Knight <>
Date: Tue, 16 Sep 2014 16:32:05 +1000
Although the A380 flight was 10 minutes earlier, I had my first observation of 
a koel for the season as I was riding past the same spot (at the same time of 
day) where I had my first observation of a CBC for the season (yesterday).

> From: Laurie Knight <>
> Subject: Re: [Birding-Aus] Channel Billed Cuckoo
> Date: 15 September 2014 4:42:33 pm AEST
> To: Brian Everingham <>
> Cc: Birding Aus <>
> The joys of synchronicity.
> I saw one calling in flight with an arriving A380 in the background as I was 
> riding through Greenslopes (one of the southern suburbs of Brisbane) at 6.24 
> am today.  
> Actually, I’m not sure if CBCs are normally calling this time of year - do 
> they do that when they are on their own and trying to find others, 
> establishing a territory, or when they are nest raiding?  Is it the case that 
> the early bird gets the host?
> Regards, Laurie.

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