A balanced diet

When you are a honeyeater a balanced diet means two things – nectar and insects. As this sequence shows, the New Holland Honeyeaters in the home garden are dining well at the moment.


New Holland Honeyeater, Wyndham Street Newstead, 12th June 2016




It’s quarry can be just seen as a speck at top left – for older readers this may stir memories of the Sunball competition … Google it!


Extracting nectar from the Yellow Gums



One response to “A balanced diet

  1. Great shots of feather architecture. I was watching a NH this morning flitting in and out of a deciduous tree apparently feasting on things too small for me to see but plenty of them.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s