Wednesday, 24 August 2016

Go South 14 -- Bowra, Cunnamulla

There were plenty of raptors to see each day. Brown Goshawk, Wedge-tailed Eagle and Peregrine Falcon were ones I failed to get a photo of.

Whistling Kite Haliastur sphenurus 

Little Eagle Hieraactus morphnoides

Collared Sparrowhawk
Acipiter cirrocephalus


Australian Hobby Falco longipennis
 Some of their potential prey could include ...

Peaceful Dove  Geopelia striata

Crested Pigeon Ocyphaps lophotes

Waite-Browed Woodswallow
Artamus superciliosus
female White-browed Woodswallows ??

Black-faced Woodswallow in a pickle
Artamus cinereus

Little Woodswallow
Artamus minor



Monday, 22 August 2016

Go South 13 -- Bowra Station, Cunnamulla

Honeyeater heaven.


Spiny-cheeked HE
Acanthagenys rufogularis

Noisy Friarbird Philemon corniculatus

Little Friarbird Philemon citreogularis

Blue-faced HE
Emtomyzon cyanotis

Yellow-throated Miner Manuring flavigula 
Singing HE
Lichenostomus virescens

White-Plumed HE
Lichenostomus penicillatus

Brown HE
Lichmera indistincta

Pied HE Certhionyx variegatus
Magic. Eyes peeled and be there!