Another Sunday selection

It’s been a gorgeous day in the garden – I suspect the birds think Spring has arrived!


Brown-headed Honeyeater, Wyndham Street Newstead, 28th August 2016


Crimson Rosella departing the nest hollow


Its partner – a Crimson x Eastern hybrid watches on


Grey Shrike-thrush


Musk Lorikeet feeding on Red Ironbark


Silvereye in Wirilda


Spotted Pardalote


Superb Fairy-wren (female)

4 responses to “Another Sunday selection

  1. Ah Geoff they make the heart sing………………gorgeous.

  2. Hi Geoff,

    I want to express our appreciation for your beautiful photos of fauna and flora. We are keen gardeners and have established a native garden over the last ten years with the result that we see many of the birds you have photographed. One of the greatest surprises has been to have a satin bowerbird in our garden, seeing its magnificently constructed bower and hearing the variety of its calls as it tries to entice the female. Many are the honey eaters, especially the yellow tufted one and the eastern spinebill.

    Once again, many thanks,


    John and Helen van Riet, Wangaratta

    • Hi John and Helen
      Thanks for your note – Mary and I lived in Wang in the 80s and I can’t recall ever seeing a Satin BB … what a treat!
      Cheers, geoff

  3. Spring is on it’s way. Lovely shots!

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