A penchant for olives

We have one planted Olive tree in the yard and at this time of year it attracts a diversity of bird species, especially the Silvereyes that arrive as the fruits ripen and crack in early winter. I admire their skill in extracting the flesh as tiny morsels that fuel their future endeavours.

Eastern Silvereye, Wyndham Street Newstead, 10th June 2017





3 responses to “A penchant for olives

  1. Great series of photos Geoff

  2. Who would have thought they liked olives! Adaptation I guess!

  3. Exquisite photo’s Geoff
    thanks so much, they are a delight
    cheers Tina

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