A winter visitor

In recent days I’ve heard the melodic song of a Golden Whistler in the home garden. This winter migrant is currently sharing the local area with our resident Rufous Whistlers, also beautiful songsters. The bird pictured below is a female most likely – the pale lemon wash on the vent is just discernible.

Female Golden Whistler, Wyndham Street Newstead, 14th May 2017

Crimson Rosella feeding on Yellow Gum flowers

Male Superb Fairy-wren in eclipse plumage

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