Just in time!

I was concerned that in my absence over Xmas the 2018/19 crop of Rainbow Bee-eaters may have fledged and left their nesting tunnels.

Not so. The adults are still busily bringing prey to the youngsters and I think it will be a few days before they take flight.

Rainbow Bee-eater with dragonfly, Sandon State Forest, 29th December 2018

Male at top with Dragonfly



Male with Robberfly

7 responses to “Just in time!

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  2. So glad you got these shots.Just amazing!

  3. Once again beautiful photos of beautiful birds. Sue woodend nth

    Sent from my iPad

  4. You continue to bring sunshine to my every day, thank you. Happy New Birdwatching Year! Cheers from Sarah

  5. Super shots, and good to see that they are getting on with the job. We’ve had limited success around our local area.

  6. Beautiful

  7. Amazingly beautiful shots.

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