Brown Treecreepers on the move …

This observation is now a week old, but noteworthy nonetheless.

This Brown Treecreeper was observed collecting nest-lining material at the Rise and Shine. I’m not 100% sure what the material is but suspect it may well be fur from a dead rabbit. Treecreepers are nothing if not opportunistic.

Brown Treecreeper collecting nesting material, Rise and Shine Bushland Reserve, 25th August 2020



Brown Treecreeper in profile

Mantid ootheca (egg-case)

Restless Flycatcher

3 responses to “Brown Treecreepers on the move …

  1. Thanks Geoff for all your photos and information
    I really look forward to it
    I gained your blog from Andrew and Listening Earth

  2. Paula Roozenburg

    This week I spotted a tree creeper with earthwool insulation in its beak!

  3. If that is rabbit fur, then I’m pleased to see some small good coming from the invader.

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