Category : Bird Photography

Bird Photography / Latest Pictures - 3 months ago

New Holland Honeyeater posing

New Holland Honeyeater During the warmer months of the year, there is a constant stream of birds coming to my birdbaths for a drink. On hot days many of them will also come for a dip in the water. What always amuses me, however, is the number of bird...

Bird Photography / Latest Pictures - 4 months ago

The beautiful Eastern Rosella

Eastern Rosella The beauty of our Australian parrots never fails to impress me. One of the most beautiful to my eyes is the Eastern Rosella which I have featured in today’s photos. All of the photos shown in today’s post were taken in my...

Bird Photography / Latest Pictures - 4 months ago

World Environment Day

Eastern Rosella WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY 2018 World Environment Day is celebrated on the 5th June every year. I cannot remember posting anything about this day in all of the years I have been writing on this site. This is a first for me. I live on the e...

Bird Photography / Latest Pictures - 6 months ago

Vale, Corinne Hampel

Peaceful Dove in our garden It has been far too long since my last entry here. Sorry about that. Sometimes life gets in the way. Writing articles here became a very low priority. I hope that you haven’t missed me too much. Vale, Corinne In the...

Bird Photography / Latest Pictures - 1 year ago

Harassed by a turkey

Australian Brushturkey Brushturkeys are not everyone’s favourite bird. In fact, many people regard them as pests. This is especially so when the turkeys scratch around in their gardens. I believe that they can make quite a mess of a garden when...

Bird Photography / Latest Pictures - 1 year ago

An uncooperative Eastern Spinebill

Eastern Spinebill Last week I had a close encounter with a very uncooperative Eastern Spinebill (see photo above) in the Ku Ring Gai Wildflowers Gardens in St Ives in Sydney. My wife and I enjoy visiting these gardens every time we come to stay with...

Bird Photography / Latest Pictures - 1 year ago

Get away, Turkey

Australian Brush Turkey Over recent weeks we have been staying with family in Sydney. During our four week stay, we have observed Australian Brush Turkeys on many occasions. One actually walked past their house on the footpath in Artarmon. Whenever w...

Bird Photography / Latest Pictures - 1 year ago

Rocky Gully Wetlands, Murray Bridge

Female Australasian Darter Earlier this year I spent a whole afternoon birding at various sites around my hometown of Murray Bridge here in South Australia. One of those sites was the Rocky Gully Wetlands on Mannum Road. I frequently drive past this...

Bird Photography / Latest Pictures - 1 year ago

Grey Fantail comes up close

Grey Fantail One of the birds I would love to have resident in our garden is the Grey Fantail. We live on the outskirts of the rural city of Murray Bridge, about 80 km south-east of Adelaide, South Australia. We live on a five-acre block of land with...

Bird Photography / Latest Pictures - 1 year ago

Silvereyes come for a bath

Silvereye (Yellow-rumped Thornbill in background) In my last article here I posted some photos of Yellow-rumped Thornbills bathing in the small pools of water which gather after rain on our swimming pool solar blanket. On the same day, a small number...