Full List of Australian Birds

Full list of Australian birds and images. Learn about Australian birdlife and check out the Best Photos from a range of leading Bird and wildlife Photographers

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Abbott’s booby
Adelie penguin
Albert’s lyrebird
Antarctic petrel
Antarctic prion
Antarctic tern
Antipodean (wandering) albatross
Apostlebird
Arctic jaeger
Arctic tern
Arctic warbler
Asian brown flycatcher
Asian dowitcher
Asian house martin
Asian koel
Atherton scrubwren
Atlantic petrel
Australasian bittern
Australasian Darter
Australasian figbird
Australasian gannet
Australasian grebe
Australasian pipit
Australasian shoveler
Australasian swamphen
Australian brush-turkey
Australian Bustard
Australian golden whistler
Australian hobby
Australian king parrot
Australian little bittern
Australian logrunner
Australian magpie
Australian owlet-nightjar
Australian painted-snipe
Australian pelican
Australian pied oystercatcher
Australian pratincole
Australian raven
Australian reed warbler
Australian ringneck
Australian shelduck
Australian spotted crake
Australian swiftlet
Australian white ibis
Australian wood duck
Azure kingfisher
Baillon’s crake
Baird’s sandpiper
Banded honeyeater
Banded lapwing
Banded stilt
Banded whiteface
Bar-breasted honeyeater
Bar-shouldered Dove
Bar-tailed godwit
Barau’s petrel
Barbary dove
Barking owl
Barn Owl
Barn swallow
Barred cuckooshrike
Bassian thrush
Baudin’s black cockatoo
Beach stone-curlew
Beautiful Firetail
Bell Miner
Birds of paradise and riflebirds[edit]
Black Bittern
Black Butcherbird
Black Currawong
Black Falcon
Black Grasswren
Black Honeyeater
Black Kite
Black Noddy
Black Petrel
Black Swan
Black tern
Black-backed Butcherbird
Black-banded Fruit Dove
Black-bellied Storm Petrel
Black-breasted Buttonquail
Black-breasted Buzzard
Black-browed Albatross
Black-capped Kingfisher
Black-chinned Honeyeater
Black-crowned Night Heron
Black-eared Catbird
Black-eared cuckoo
Black-eared miner
Black-faced cormorant
Black-faced Cuckoo-shrike
Black-faced Monarch
Black-faced Sheathbill
Black-faced Woodswallow
Black-fronted Dotterel
Black-headed Gull
Black-headed Honeyeater
Black-naped Tern
Black-necked Stork
Black-shouldered Kite
Black-tailed Godwit
Black-tailed Gull
Black-tailed Nativehen
Black-tailed Treecreeper
Black-throated Finch
Black-winged Monarch
Black-winged Petrel
Black-winged Stilt
Blackbird
Blue Bonnet
Blue Petrel
Blue rock Thrush
Blue-and-white Flycatcher
Blue-billed Duck
Blue-breasted Fairywren
Blue-faced Honeyeater
Blue-faced Parrotfinch
Blue-winged Kookaburra
Blue-winged Parrot
Blue-winged Pitta
Bourke’s Parrot
Bower’s Shrikethrush
Brahminy Kite
Bridled Honeyeater
Bridled Tern
Broad-billed Flycatcher
Broad-billed Prion
Broad-billed Sandpiper
Brolga
Brown Booby
Brown Cuckoo-dove
Brown Falcon
Brown Gerygone
Brown Goshawk
Brown Hawk-owl
Brown Honeyeater
Brown Quail
Brown Shrike
Brown Skua
Brown Songlark
Brown Thornbill
Brown Treecreeper
Brown-backed Honeyeater
Brown-headed Honeyeater
Brush Bronzewing
Brush Cuckoo
Budgerigar
Buff-banded Rail
Buff-breasted Button-quail
Buff-breasted Paradise-Kingfisher
Buff-breasted Sandpiper
Buff-rumped Thornbill
Buff-sided Robin
Buffy Fish-owl
Buller’s Albatross
Buller’s Shearwater
Bulwer’s Petrel
Bush Stone-curlew
Campbell Albatross
Canada Goose
Cape Barren Goose
Cape Gannet
Cape Petrel
Carnaby’s Black Cockatoo
Carpentarian Grasswren
Caspian Plover
Caspian Tern
Cattle Egret
Channel-billed Cuckoo
Chatham Albatross
Chestnut Quail-thrush
Chestnut Rail
Chestnut Teal
Chestnut-backed Button-quail
Chestnut-breasted Cuckoo
Chestnut-breasted Mannikin
Chestnut-breasted Quail-thrush
Chestnut-breasted Whiteface
Chestnut-crowned Babbler
Chestnut-quilled Rock-Pigeon
Chestnut-rumped Heathwren
Chestnut-rumped Thornbill
Chiming Wedgebill
Chinstrap Penguin
Chirruping Wedgebill
Chowchilla
Christmas Frigatebird
Christmas Island Hawk-owl
Christmas Island Imperial-Pigeon
Christmas Island Swiftlet
Christmas Island White-eye
Cicadabird
Cinnamon Quail-thrush
Citrine Wagtail
Cockatiel
Collared Imperial-Pigeon
Collared Sparrowhawk
Comb-crested Jacana
Common Bronzewing
Common Diving-Petrel
Common Greenshank
Common Koel
Common Myna
Common Noddy
Common Paradise-Kingfisher
Common Pheasant
Common Redshank
Common Sandpiper
Common Starling
Common Tern
Cotton Pygmy-Goose
Crescent Honeyeater
Crested Bellbird
Crested Pigeon
Crested Shrike-tit
Crested Tern
Crimson Chat
Crimson Finch
Crimson Rosella
Curlew Sandpiper
Diamond Dove
Diamond Firetail
Dollarbird
Double-banded Plover
Double-barred Finch
Double-eyed Fig-Parrot
Dusky Gerygone
Dusky Grasswren
Dusky Honeyeater
Dusky Moorhen
Dusky Robin
Dusky Woodswallow
Eastern Bristlebird
Eastern Curlew
Eastern Reef Egret
Eastern Rosella
Eastern Spinebill
Eastern Whipbird
Eastern Yellow Robin
Eclectus Parrot
Elegant Imperial-Pigeon
Elegant Parrot
Emperor Penguin
Emerald Fruit Dove
Emu
Erect-crested Penguin
Eungella Honeyeater
Eurasian coot
Eurasian Tree Sparrow
European Goldfinch
European Greenfinch
Eyrean Grasswren
Fairy Gerygone
Fairy Martin
Fairy Prion
Fairy Tern
Fan-tailed Cuckoo
Fawn-breasted Bowerbird
Fernwren
Fiordland Penguin
Flame Robin
Flesh-footed Shearwater
Flock Bronzewing
Fluttering Shearwater
Forest Kingfisher
Forest Raven
Forty-spotted Pardalote
Franklin’s Gull
Freckled Duck
Frilled Monarch
Fuscous Honeyeater
Galah
Gang-gang Cockatoo
Gibberbird
Gilbert’s Honeyeater
Gilbert’s Whistler
Glossy Black Cockatoo
Glossy Ibis
Glossy Swiftlet
Golden Bowerbird
Golden-headed Cisticola
Golden-shouldered Parrot
Gould’s Petrel
Gouldian Finch
Graceful Honeyeater
Grass Owl
Great Bowerbird
Great Cormorant
Great Crested Grebe
Great Egret
Great Frigatebird
Great Knot
Great-billed Heron
Greater Sand Plover
Greater Sooty Owl
Green Catbird
Green Junglefowl
Green Pygmy Goose
Green Rosella
Green-backed Gerygone
Green-backed Honeyeater
Grey Butcherbird
Grey Currawong
Grey Falcon
Grey Fantail
Grey Goshawk
Grey Grasswren
Grey Honeyeater
Grey Petrel
Grey Plover
Grey Shrike-thrush
Grey Teal
Grey Ternlet
Grey Wagtail
Grey Whistler
Grey-backed Storm-Petrel
Grey-crowned Babbler
Grey-fronted Honeyeater
Grey-headed Albatross
Grey-headed Honeyeater
Grey-headed Robin
Grey-tailed Tattler
Ground Cuckoo-shrike
Ground Parrot
Gull-billed Tern
Hall’s Babbler
Hardhead
Helmeted Friarbird
Helmeted Guineafowl
Herald Petrel
Hoary-headed Grebe
Hooded Parrot
Hooded Plover
Hooded Robin
Horsfield’s Bronze-Cuckoo
Horsfield’s Bushlark
House Crow
House Sparrow
House Swift
Hudsonian Godwit
Hutton’s Shearwater
Indian Peafowl
Inland Dotterel
Inland Thornbill
Intermediate Egret
Island Thrush
Jacky Winter
Java Sparrow
Kalkadoon Grasswren
Kelp Gull
Kerguelen Petrel
King Penguin
King Quail
Large-billed Gerygone
Large-billed Scrubwren
Large-tailed Nightjar
Latham’s Snipe
Laughing Dove
Laughing Kookaburra
Leaden Flycatcher
Lemon-bellied Flycatcher
Lesser crested Tern
Lesser Frigatebird
Lesser Sand Plover
Lesser Sooty Owl
Letter-winged Kite
Lewin’s Honeyeater
Lewin’s Rail
Light-mantled Sooty Albatross
Little Black Cormorant
Little Bronze Cuckoo
Little Button-quail
Little Corella
Little Crow
Little Curlew
Little Eagle
Little Egret
Little Friarbird
Little Grassbird
Little Grebe
Little Kingfisher
Little Lorikeet
Little Penguin
Little pied cormorant
Little Raven
Little Ringed Plover
Little Shearwater
Little Shrike-thrush
Little Tern
Little Wattlebird
Little Woodswallow
Long-billed Corella
Long-tailed Finch
Long-tailed Jaeger
Long-toed Stint
Lovely Fairywren
Macaroni Penguin
Macleay’s Honeyeater
Macquarie Shag
Magnificent Riflebird
Magpie Goose
Magpie-lark
Major Mitchell’s Cockatoo
Mallee Emu-wren
Malleefowl
Mangrove Gerygone
Mangrove Golden Whistler
Mangrove Grey Fantail
Mangrove Honeyeater
Mangrove Robin
Marbled Frogmouth
Marsh Sandpiper
Masked Booby
Masked Finch
Masked Lapwing
Masked Owl
Masked Woodswallow
Matsudaira’s Storm-Petrel
Metallic Starling
Mistletoebird
Mountain Thornbill
Mulga Parrot
Musk Duck
Musk Lorikeet
Mute Swan
Nankeen Kestrel
Nankeen Night Heron
New Holland Honeyeater
Night Parrot
Noisy Friarbird
Noisy Miner
Noisy Pitta
Noisy Scrub-bird
Northern Fantail
Northern Giant Petrel
Northern Rosella
Northern Scrub-robin
Nullarbor quail-thrush
Nutmeg Mannikin
Olive Whistler
Olive-backed Oriole
Orange Chat
Orange-bellied Parrot
Orange-footed Scrubfowl
Oriental Cuckoo
Oriental Plover
Oriental Pratincole
Oriental Reed-Warbler
Osprey
Pacific Baza
Pacific Black Duck
Pacific Golden Plover
Pacific Gull
Painted Button-quail
Painted Finch
Painted Honeyeater
Pale White-eye
Pale-headed Rosella
Pale-yellow Robin
Pallid Cuckoo
Palm Cockatoo
Papuan Frogmouth
Paradise Riflebird
Partridge Pigeon
Peaceful Dove
Pectoral Sandpiper
Peregrine Falcon
Pheasant Coucal
Pictorella Mannikin
Pied Butcherbird
Pied Cormorant
Pied Currawong
Pied Heron
Pied Honeyeater
Pied Monarch
Pilotbird
Pin-tailed Snipe
Pink Robin
Pink-eared Duck
Plains-wanderer
Plum-headed Finch
Plumed whistling Duck
Pomarine Jaeger
Powerful Owl
Princess Parrot
Providence Petrel
Purple-crowned Fairy-wren
Purple-crowned Lorikeet
Purple-gaped Honeyeater
Radjah Shelduck
Rainbow Bee-eater
Rainbow Lorikeet
Rainbow Lorikeet
Rainbow Pitta
Red Goshawk
Red Knot
Red Wattlebird
Red-backed Button-quail
Red-backed fairywren
Red-backed kingfisher
Red-browed Finch
Red-browed Pardalote
Red-browed Treecreeper
Red-capped Parrot
Red-capped Plover
Red-capped Robin
Red-cheeked Parrot
Red-chested Button-quail
Red-eared firetail
Red-Footed Booby
Red-headed Honeyeater
Red-kneed Dotterel
Red-lored Whistler
Red-necked Avocet
Red-necked Crake
Red-necked Phalarope
Red-necked Stint
Red-rumped Parrot
Red-tailed Black Cockatoo
Red-tailed Tropicbird
Red-whiskered bulbul
Red-winged Fairy-wren
Red-winged Parrot
Redthroat
Regent Bowerbird
Regent Honeyeater
Regent Parrot
Restless flycatcher
Rock Parrot
Rockhopper Penguin
Rockwarbler
Rose Robin
Rose-crowned Fruit-Dove
Roseate Tern
Royal Albatross
Royal Penguin
Royal Spoonbill
Ruddy Turnstone
Ruff
Rufous Bristlebird
Rufous fantail
Rufous Fieldwren
Rufous Owl
Rufous Scrubbird
Rufous Songlark
Rufous Treecreeper
Rufous Whistler
Rufous-banded Honeyeater
Rufous-crowned Emu-wren
Rufous-throated Honeyeater
Russet-tailed Thrush
Sacred kingfisher
Salvin’s Prion
Sanderling
Sandstone Shrike-thrush
Sarus Crane
Satin bowerbird
Satin flycatcher
Scaly-breasted Lorikeet
Scarlet Honeyeater
Scarlet Robin
Scarlet-chested Parrot
Scrubtit
Sharp-tailed sandpiper
Shining Bronze-Cuckoo
Shining Flycatcher
Short-tailed Grasswren
Short-tailed Shearwater
Shy Albatross
Shy Heathwren
Silver Gull
Silver-backed Butcherbird
Silver-crowned Friarbird
Silvereye
Skylark
Slaty-backed Thornbill
Slender-billed Prion
Slender-billed Thornbill
Soft-plumaged Petrel
Song Thrush
Sooty Albatross
Sooty Oystercatcher
Sooty Shearwater
Sooty Tern
Southern boobook
Southern Cassowary
Southern Emu-wren
Southern Giant Petrel
Southern Scrub-robin
Southern Whiteface
Spangled Drongo
Speckled Warbler
Spectacled Monarch
Spinifex Pigeon
Spinifexbird
Spiny-cheeked Honeyeater
Splendid Fairywren
Spotless Crake
Spotted Bowerbird
Spotted Catbird
Spotted Dove
Spotted Harrier
Spotted Nightjar
Spotted pardalote
Spotted Quail-thrush
Square-tailed Kite
Squatter Pigeon
Star Finch
Straw-necked Ibis
Streaked Shearwater
Striated Fieldwren
Striated Grasswren
Striated Heron
Striated pardalote
Striated Thornbill
Striped honeyeater
Strong-billed Honeyeater
Stubble Quail
Sulphur-crested Cockatoo
Superb fairywren
Superb Fruit-Dove
Superb Lyrebird
Superb Parrot
Swamp Harrier
Swift Parrot
Swinhoe’s Snipe
Tahiti Petrel
Tasmanian Native-hen
Tasmanian scrubwren
Tasmanian Thornbill
Tawny Frogmouth
Tawny Grassbird
Tawny-breasted Honeyeater
Tawny-crowned Honeyeater
Terek Sandpiper
Thick-billed Grasswren
Tooth-billed Bowerbird
Topknot Pigeon
Torresian Crow
Tree Martin
Tropical Scrubwren
Tropical shearwater
Trumpet Manucode
Turquoise Parrot
Varied Honeyeater
Varied Lorikeet
Varied Sittella
Varied Triller
Variegated fairywren
Victoria’s Riflebird
Wandering Albatross
Wandering Tattler
Wandering Whistling-Duck
Wedge-tailed Eagle
Wedge-tailed Shearwater
Weebill
Welcome Swallow
Western Bowerbird
Western Bristlebird
Western Corella
Western Gerygone
Western Rosella
Western Spinebill
Western Thornbill
Western Wattlebird
Western Whipbird
Western Yellow Robin
Whimbrel
Whiskered Tern
Whistling Kite
White Tern
White-backed Swallow
White-bellied Cuckoo-shrike
White-bellied Sea Eagle
White-breasted Robin
White-breasted Whistler
White-breasted Woodswallow
White-browed Babbler
White-browed Crake
White-browed Robin
White-browed Scrubwren
White-browed Treecreeper
White-browed woodswallow
White-cheeked Honeyeater
White-chinned Petrel
White-eared Honeyeater
White-eared Monarch
White-Faced Heron
White-faced Robin
White-faced Storm-Petrel
White-fronted chat
White-fronted honeyeater
White-fronted tern
White-gaped honeyeater
White-headed petrel
White-headed pigeon
White-lined honeyeater
White-naped honeyeater
White-necked Heron
White-necked petrel
White-plumed honeyeater
White-quilled rock pigeon
White-rumped sandpiper
White-streaked honeyeater
White-tailed tropicbird
White-throated gerygone
White-throated grasswren
White-throated honeyeater
White-throated needletail
White-throated nightjar
White-throated treecreeper
White-winged black tern
White-winged chough
White-winged fairywren
White-winged triller
Wild Turkey
Willie Wagtail
Wilson’s phalarope
Wilson’s storm petrel
Wompoo fruit dove
Wonga pigeon
Wood sandpiper
Yellow bittern
Yellow chat
Yellow honeyeater
Yellow oriole
Yellow thornbill
Yellow Wagtail
Yellow wattlebird
Yellow white-eye
Yellow-bellied Sunbird
Yellow-billed kingfisher
Yellow-billed Spoonbill
Yellow-breasted boatbill
Yellow-faced honeyeater
Yellow-legged flycatcher
Yellow-nosed Albatross
Yellow-plumed honeyeater
Yellow-rumped mannikin
Yellow-rumped thornbill
Yellow-spotted honeyeater
Yellow-tailed black cockatoo
Yellow-throated honeyeater
Yellow-throated miner
Yellow-throated scrubwren
Yellow-tinted honeyeater
Yellow-tufted honeyeater
Yellowhammer
Zebra finch
Zitting cisticola