Apostlebird

Apostlebird

Young Apostle birds by Trevor Smart | Apostlebird A couple of youngsters near Katherine in the NT. Apostlebird in Japanese Garden by Wanda Optland | Apostlebird https://www.facebook.com/Photos-by-Wanda-299414960238272/ This Apostlebird was with a few others enjoying...
Asian koel

Asian koel

Koel by Don Caswell | Asian koel I heard the male calling (incessantly) in thicker parts of the landscaping, but have previously only caught fleeting and distant glimpses. Nikon D7200, Nikkor 300mm, f-8, 1/500 sec, ISO-800 More Great Bird Photos Australian pelican...
Australian Bustard

Australian Bustard

One of our largest birds, often seen along the edges of country highways.  It prefers grasslands and is commonly found on grazing lands and cultivated farmland.  Often found in small groups, it walks slowly and with stately demeanour but will also freeze for periods. ...
Australasian Darter

Australasian Darter

The elegance of an amazing bird by Stefanie McCallum | Australasian Darter https://www.instagram.com/stefaniemccallum Such a beautiful bird with lovely glossy feathers,its a joy to watch them, i took this photo at Herdsman Lake ,Perth Nikon d7200 1/2000 f8 300mm ISO...
Australasian grebe

Australasian grebe

Australasian Grebe on a lagoon by Mick McKean | Australasian grebe https://galleries.mmpi.biz/Galleries/Birds/Portfolio-Birds/ https://galleries.mmpi.biz/Galleries/Birds/Portfolio-Birds/ Australasian Grebe on a lagoon. Brisbane Botanic Gardens, Mount Coot-tha,...
Australian hobby

Australian hobby

Australian Hobby by Trevor Smart | Australian hobby, Photo of the Week Late afternoon, camera Canon EOS60d Lens Tamron 200-500 mm, ISO 640, Exposure 1/800 sec at F7.1. More Great Bird Photos Australian pelican Bar-shouldered Dove Black-shouldered Kite Blue Bonnet...
Australian owlet-nightjar

Australian owlet-nightjar

Surprise for both of us by Trevor Smart | Australian owlet-nightjar Popped out of a hollow in a tree after a particularly loud clap of thunder. One of my older shots taken with a Canon Eos 1000D, Tamron 200-500mm lens ISO 800 1/125 sec at f9.0. Shot taken late...
Australian pratincole

Australian pratincole

Australian Pratincole, a new one for me by Trevor Smart | Australian pratincole Spotted in November, late in the dry season at an almost dried up lagoon. Canon EOS 60D, Tamron 200-500mm, ISO 400, 1/500 at f10, 9:50am More Great Bird Photos Australian pelican...
Australian reed warbler

Australian reed warbler

Australian Reed-Warbler busy in the reeds by Eric Tadina | Australian reed warbler Photo was taken at 6.50am soon after sunrise. 1/800 sec f5.6 ISO320 using a 5DIV and 100-400 series I lens at 400mm More Great Bird Photos Australian pelican Bar-shouldered Dove...
Australasian figbird

Australasian figbird

The bright yellow of a male fig-bird by Trevor Smart | Australasian figbird This is the Northern (flaviventris) race of the Australasian Figbird. It definitely lives up to its common name of “yellow figbird’. Canon EOS60D, Tamron 200-500mm, 1/800sec at...
Australian king parrot

Australian king parrot

Australian King Parrot on tree branch by Merrillie Redden | Australian king parrot http://www.merrillie.com There were a lot of Australian King Parrots feeding on the hay and grains on a dairy farm near Gresford, NSW, Australia. Unfortunately most were in the shadows,...
Australian magpie

Australian magpie

A pair of White-headed Stilts wading on a reflective lagoon by Mick McKean | Black-winged Stilt https://galleries.mmpi.biz/Galleries/Birds/Portfolio-Birds/ A pair of White-headed Stilts wading on a reflective lagoon. Kianawah Road Wetlands, Hemmant, Queensland,...
Australian pelican

Australian pelican

Pelican on the Lake by Merrillie Redden | Australian pelican http://www.merrillie.com Taken at Tuggerah Lakes, a wetland system of three interconnected coastal lagoons, are located on the Central Coast of New South Wales, Australia. Photo taken with a Nikon D500 and a...
Australian pied oystercatcher

Australian pied oystercatcher

Pied Oystercatcher wading by Mick McKean | Australian pied oystercatcher https://galleries.mmpi.biz/Galleries/Birds/Portfolio-Birds/ Australian Pied Oystercatcher, my first sighting of this striking bird. The Spit, Main Beach, Queensland, Australia. NIKON D500 + Nikon...
Australian ringneck

Australian ringneck

The Australian ringneck parrot relaxing by Stefanie McCallum | Australian ringneck https://www.instagram.com/stefaniemccallum/%20 The beautiful Australian ringneck parrot showed himself in the National Park Yanchep,Perth Lovely moment as i have been keeping my eyes...
Australasian swamphen

Australasian swamphen

No Results Found The page you requested could not be found. Try refining your search, or use the navigation above to locate the post. Photographer: Mick McKean Website: www.mmpi.biz/Galleries/Birds/Portfolio-Birds This Australasian Swamphen was alert to me whilst it...
Australian white ibis

Australian white ibis

Ibis on gravestone by Mick McKean | Australian white ibis https://galleries.mmpi.biz/Galleries/Birds/Portfolio-Birds/ The much-maligned Australian White Ibis, this one standing on a gravestone. Not a bad-looking rooster in good light. Toowong Cemetery, Toowong,...
Bar-shouldered Dove

Bar-shouldered Dove

Common across eastern and northern Australia, this colourful dove is found in a range of habitats, but mostly those close to wetlands.  It has a range of pleasant calls and, when not foraging quietly for seeds on the ground, will perch sedately for extended periods of...
Bar-tailed godwit

Bar-tailed godwit

No Results Found The page you requested could not be found. Try refining your search, or use the navigation above to locate the post. Photographer: Eric Tadina Bar-tailed Godwits found at Cleveland shoreline, Brisbane More Great Bird Photos Australian pelican...
Black-faced Cuckoo-shrike

Black-faced Cuckoo-shrike

Cuckoo by Wanda Optland | Black-faced Cuckoo-shrike https://www.facebook.com/Photos-by-Wanda-299414960238272/ Black-faced Cuckoo-shrike taken at my place Penrith NSW with Canon 80D Photographer: Mick McKean Website: www.mmpi.biz/birds I've always found this common...
Black-fronted Dotterel

Black-fronted Dotterel

A small wader common across all of Australia.  An inconspicuous and busy feeder along the muddy edges of wetlands, ponds, lakes and transient puddles.  Well camouflaged, it comes to notice with its short fast runs and head-bobbing.  Mostly seen in small groups,...
Black Honeyeater

Black Honeyeater

This is an active and lively honeyeater of the arid, central regions of Australia.  In that harsh environment, the Black Honeyeater also takes insects, often in flight.  This bird sometimes moves nomadically in numbers, seeking the flowers and insects that emerge...
Black-shouldered Kite

Black-shouldered Kite

Black-Shouldered Kite perched on a wire fence by Mick McKean | Black-shouldered Kite https://galleries.mmpi.biz/Galleries/Birds/Portfolio-Birds/ Black-Shouldered Kite perched on a wire fence, such a beautiful bird. Archerfield Airport, Archerfield, Queensland,...
Black Kite

Black Kite

Black Kite by Don Caswell | Black Kite https://bestbirdphotos.com.au A Black Kite glides over the Lake Tinaroo wetlands, searching for a meal. Nikon D7200, Nikkor 300mm f4, 1/2500 sec, f-8, ISO-800 Black Kite by Don Caswell | Black Kite This Fork-tailed Kite (the old...
Black-necked Stork

Black-necked Stork

One of the largest birds in Australia, also known as the Jabiru.  It ranges across the tropical north from WA and down the east coast with the odd specimen making it as far as Victoria.  Juveniles are patchy brown, but adults feature beautiful iridescent blue-green...
Black Swan

Black Swan

The safety of mum by Wendy Bernhardt | Black Swan #wendybphotos%20 This baby swan was safe learning to swim under the watchful eye…or neck… if mummy Swan Serenity of the black swan by Riley Cavanagh | Black Swan, Photo of the Week...
Black-tailed Godwit

Black-tailed Godwit

Black-tailed Godwit by Don Caswell | Black-tailed Godwit A Black-tailed Godwit striding through the shallow edge of Lake Tinaroo. Nikon D7200, Nikkor 300mm f4, 1/800 sec, f-8, ISO-800 More Great Bird Photos Australian pelican Bar-shouldered Dove Black-shouldered Kite...
Black-winged Stilt

Black-winged Stilt

No Results Found The page you requested could not be found. Try refining your search, or use the navigation above to locate the post. More Great Bird Photos Rufous fantail Splendid Fairywren White-browed Scrubwren White-fronted chat Whistling Kite Red-capped Plover...
Blue Bonnet

Blue Bonnet

No Results Found The page you requested could not be found. Try refining your search, or use the navigation above to locate the post. Photographer: Kay Spry The fascinating Blue Bonnet was photographed at Corny Point, Southern Yorke Peninsula, SA. December 2017. On a...
Blue-faced Honeyeater

Blue-faced Honeyeater

One of our larger and more obvious honeyeaters.  The bright blue face and distinctive black, white and green colouring makes this an eye-catching bird.  It is a regular visitor to suburban gardens, especially flowering natives and fruit trees. Hiding in the Grevillea...