Tag Archives: Australian Birds

California Quail

When we first saw these birds in Australia we thought they had got leaves caught in their heads like Wilson does when he roots around in bushes It was only when we saw lots of them that we realised that … Continue reading

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Rainbow Lorikeet

I love Rainbow Lorikeets!  So much I want to post another photo of one straight away following my post of one yesterday for the Weekly Photo Challenge.  Thank you Michelle for the opportunity 🙂

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Red Seal Coot or Purple Swamphen?

In Melbourne we saw these birds that looked just like coots from a distance, but when we got closer to them they were a lovely blue colour.

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Kookaburra sits on the new TV aerial

Kookaburra sits on the old gum tree, Merry merry king of the bush is he. Laugh, Kookaburra, laugh, Kookaburra, Gay your life must be!

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