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. ...
Australian brush-turkey

Australian brush-turkey

Turkey by Wanda Optland | Australian brush-turkey https://www.facebook.com/Photos-by-Wanda-299414960238272/ Took this Brush Turkey at Byron Bay always on the lookout for food. Canon 80D Photographer: Eric Tadina I was heading through the bush to photograph Buderim...
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 logrunner

Australian logrunner

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: Leigh Wilson Seen in Mt Tambourine SEQ. I used a flash for this guy More Great Bird Photos Australian pelican...
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...
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 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-breasted honeyeater

Bar-breasted honeyeater

Bar-breasted Honeyeater in a hibiscus tree by Trevor Smart | Bar-breasted honeyeater This little bird made himself know with his singing and stayed around long enough for me to grab my camera. Canon EOS 60d, Sigma 18-250mm, 1/500 sec at f 7.1, ISO 400 FL 250 AT...
Barred cuckooshrike

Barred cuckooshrike

Jailbird by Mick McKean | Barred cuckooshrike https://galleries.mmpi.biz/Galleries/Birds/Portfolio-Birds/ While I waited for the Channel-billed Cuckoos to move back into the light, I looked up to see this little charmer just sitting on the nearest branch in the open...
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...
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 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...
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-breasted Fairywren

Blue-breasted Fairywren

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: Ben Green It took me ages to get a shot of a Blue Wren I was happy with. This day I sat quietly as this little guy just...
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...
Blue-winged Kookaburra

Blue-winged Kookaburra

Guarding the gorge. by Greg Dawson | Blue-winged Kookaburra Katherine Gorge, NT.July 2016. Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300 f4, 1/320sec, iso100 at 108mm + cropped. The happiness in Australia by Stefanie McCallum | Blue-winged Kookaburra...
Brolga

Brolga

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: Mary Brook Whilst travelling came across some Brolgas feeding on the edge of the road just outside of Karumba. Shot...
Brown Honeyeater

Brown Honeyeater

Brown Honeyeater take off by Trevor Smart | Brown Honeyeater Mid afternoon shot, Canon 60D, Sigma 18-300mm, 1/800 sec at f 6.3, ISO 320, FL 300. Photographer: Eric Tadina I've taken many shots of the Brown Honeyeater, but never happy with any. I found this guy in the...
Brown Thornbill

Brown Thornbill

Little Thornbill by Greg Dawson | Brown Thornbill Jan 2019. Mixed cloud/sun day. Nikon D3400 & Nikon 200-500mm ed vr : f5.6, 1/800sec, iso 1100… taken at 500mm. Photographer: Gail Yager This little bird landed in front of me as I was walking through a bush...
Brown Quail

Brown Quail

The Relaxed Brown Quail by Mick McKean | Brown Quail https://galleries.mmpi.biz/Galleries/Birds/Portfolio-Birds/ Brown Quail. I got to sit down with bird for ages, the most chilled-out Brown quail in existence, as it flicked leaf litter about looking for a feed of...
Buff-banded Rail

Buff-banded Rail

This little fella is on a important mission by Stefanie McCallum | Buff-banded Rail The Buff-banded Rail is a very quick running bird and loves darting into cover when disturbed, but i was lucky enough to get some lovely shots. Herdsman Lake, Perth Photographer: Ken...
Bush Stone-curlew

Bush Stone-curlew

A large bird that has adapted well to parks and acreage.  Sits or stands motionless for a good part of the day and is active through the late afternoon, night and early morning.  Marvellously camouflaged, they easily avoid detection, even at close range.  Some birds...
Channel-billed Cuckoo

Channel-billed Cuckoo

Modern-day Pterodactyl by Mick McKean | Channel-billed Cuckoo https://galleries.mmpi.biz/Galleries/Birds/Portfolio-Birds/ https://galleries.mmpi.biz/Galleries/Birds/Portfolio-Birds/ A modern-day Pterodactyl, the Channel-billed Cuckoo. They were really active at the...
Chestnut-breasted Mannikin

Chestnut-breasted Mannikin

Chestnut-breasted Mannikin feeding on grass seeds. by Mick McKean | Chestnut-breasted Mannikin https://galleries.mmpi.biz/Galleries/Birds/Portfolio-Birds/ Chestnut-breasted Mannikin feeding on grass seeds. This is the closest I’ve managed to get to one of these...
Cicadabird

Cicadabird

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: Ian Wallace Captured this great looking Cicadabird in my cousins back yard in Lake Eacham, Atherton Tablelands,...