Unknown call, Wilson's Prom

To: Bill Stent <>
Subject: Unknown call, Wilson's Prom
From: Peter Shute <>
Date: Sat, 4 Jul 2015 08:54:00 +0000
Neither ebird nor birdata have any WTNJ records at all for Wilsons Promontory, 
at any time of year.

Peter Shute

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> On 4 Jul 2015, at 2:47 pm, Bill Stent <> wrote:
> Hi all, I was camping at Roaring Meg on Monday night when a bird called. It 
> was about 2am, and cloudy, so it was dark. By the sound of it, the bird was 
> flying around the campsite. The call sounded a bit (actually quite a lot) 
> like Spotted Nightjars I've heard in the Big Desert, so I guessed it was a 
> White Throated, which would have been a tick. But - no see, no tick.
> But aren't they a Summer visitor? Does anyone know if some of these birds 
> overwinter, and if not, what the bird could have been?
> Bill
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