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.

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

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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!

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Extracting nectar from the Yellow Gums

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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.

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