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...
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 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 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 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 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...
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...
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...
Beach stone-curlew

Beach stone-curlew

Stretching its wings by Trevor Smart | Beach stone-curlew Lunchtime at low tide, let me walk up close but didn’t appear to be injured. Flew off just after I took the shot. Canon 60D, Tamron 200-500mm, 1/1250 at f10, ISO 400, fl 500mm More Great Bird Photos...
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,...
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...
Brown Booby

Brown Booby

Brown Booby at Michaelmas Cay by Leigh Wilson | Brown Booby The wonderful Michaelmas Cay Photographer:Graham Rosen I took this photo a couple of years ago on the Sunshine Coast in Queensland. I hadn't seen this type of bird before I had the chance to take this photo....
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,...