Recent Bird Photos

I'm trying to capture birds on the wing rather than birds on a stick... however these are mainly on a "stick" but nonetheless I still enjoy their company. #birds



Tuesday 13th August

A quick snapshot of some the birds in the backyard this morning and whilst the White Bellied Sea Eagle was not actually in the backyard the photo was taken from the backyard.


Rainbow Lorikeet (the Bully Bird )

#rainbowlorikeet

Superb Fairy Wren

#fairywren

Grey Fantail sitting on his favourite stick

#greyfantail

White headed Pigeon

#whiteheadedpigeon

White Bellied Sea Eagle

#whitebelliedseaeagle

Red Browed Finch

#redbrowedfinch

Rainbow Lorikeet

#rainbowlorikeet

Thursday 24th July


Water was the theme of the day

First photo is a grey Fantail which completely submerges itself in the birdbath #greyfantail

Second photo is a White Headed Pigeon who hasn't mastered the art of drinking #whiteheadedpigeon

Third photo is my favourite a silver eye standing on a rock in the middle of the birdbath #silvereye


Wednesday 24th July


Eastern Spinebill taken in the backyard.


#easternspinebill

Red Browed Finches in and around the Bird Feeder

#redbrowedfinch

Fairy Wren

Fairy Wren
Taken at the bird feeder 24/07/2019

#fairywren



Monday 22nd July


Eastern Osprey, not your everyday garden variety visitor.

photo taken in the "extended" backyard.

#easternosprey


A Silvereye at the birdbath


#silvereye



Friday 19th July



Crested Pidgeon in the backyard, this pidgeons are obviously related to the Bronze wings judging by their colourful wings.


#crestedpidgeon


Thursday 18th July

White Browed Scrubwren

White browed scrub wren
In the backyard : 18/07/2019

#whitebrowedscrubwren


Rainbow Lorrikeets

Rainbow lorikeets
Watching on high, in the backyard : 18/07/2019

#lorrikeet


Spotted Dove

Always visits with its partner, a daily visitor, usually in the afternoon.

Spotted Dove
Spotted Dove sits on the neighbours bird feeder : 18/07/2019

#spotteddove


Lewin's Honeyeater