FW: Bird call.

To: "" <>
Subject: FW: Bird call.
From: Peter Shute <>
Date: Wed, 9 Mar 2016 23:46:06 +0000
Sorry, I meant to send this to the list.

Peter Shute

-----Original Message-----
From: Peter Shute
Sent: Thursday, 10 March 2016 10:43 AM
To: 'Ruth Keating' <>
Subject: Bird call.

Are you able to make a recording, Ruth? Terwit terwoo sounds too much like the 
stereotypical owl call for me to think of anything much else. It might be worth 
listening to some White-plumed Honeyeater recordings though (but note that 
they're variable, so you might find it's not an exact match). You could try the 
birdsinbackyards site or xeno-canto, there should be some on those.

Peter Shute

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> Sent: Wednesday, 9 March 2016 8:22 PM
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> Subject: [Birding-Aus] Bird call.
> Hello.
> I live in Northcote Melb VIC. At dusk I hear a beautiful bird that
> does a  terwit terwit terwoo in a high high low pattern 3 times and
> then sometimes at the end low low high. It only goes for a very few
> minutes each night just as it is dark.
> Can you help me identify it? I have listened to lots of YouTube clips
> but none sound right. The closest was the pied carrawong but that
> didn't sound at all like this.
> Thank you so much. I have only been in Aus 5 years so am not very good
> at all but the obvious ones
> Kind regards
> Ruth
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