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Sightings (11) Key  Print...  Archive

 
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Date Sighting Views
24/08/2016

 Update 
Morgan Conservation Park

White-throated Gerygone (1) seen foraging in upper canopy.

eastern section of park

0
  Reported by Bill Alcock - 27/08/2016 01:19:08 PM   
 
21/08/2016

 Update 
Port Augusta

Black-eared Cuckoo (4) single birds calling from widely separate Acacia/chenopod habitat surrounding Port Augusta, mid July 2016.
Horsfield's Bronze-Cuckoo (7) single birds calling from widely separate Acacia/chenopod habitat surrounding Port Augusta, mid July 2016.
Pallid Cuckoo (2) single birds observed in Acacia/chenopod habitat alongside Yorkey's Crossing Road, near Port Augusta, mid July 2016.
White-backed Swallow (6) hawking insects over chenopod sandhills and Upper Spencer Gulf shoreline, Redbanks alongside Port Augusta, mid July 2016.
Crested Bellbird (5) single males observed and photographed calling from widely separate Acacia/chenopod habitat surrounding Port Augusta, mid July 2016.
Diamond Firetail (10) in mallee habitat at base of Dutchman Stern, Flinders Ranges (NE of Port Augusta), mid July 2016.
Tawny-crowned Honeyeater (1) in mallee habitat at base of Dutchman Stern, Flinders Ranges (NE of Port Augusta), mid July 2016.
Grey-fronted Honeyeater (7) 4 in mallee habitat at base of Dutchman Stern, Flinders Ranges (NE of Port Augusta), mid July 2016.

3 in mallee habitat at Telowie Gorge, Flinders Ranges (S of Port Augusta), mid July 2016.
Brown Goshawk (1) single female at Telowie Gorge, Flinders Ranges (S of Port Augusta), mid July 2016.
Apostlebird (10) 2 observed alongside Pichi Richi Pass road, S of Quorn, mid July 2016

8 at Warren Gorge, Flinders Ranges, mid July 2016.

10
  Reported by Chris Baxter - 21/08/2016 06:17:15 AM   
 
21/08/2016

 Update 
Upper Eyre Peninsula

Gilbert's Whistler (4) 2 pairs in seperate mallee locations E and W of Secret Rocks, mid July 2016.
Southern Scrub-robin (10) five separate pairs in mallee/melaleuca habitat E and W of Secret Rocks, mid July 2016.
Western Yellow Robin (6) three separate pairs in mallee habitat E and W of Secret Rocks, mid July 2016.
Rufous Treecreeper (10) at several different locations in mallee habitat E and W of Secret Rocks, mid July 2016.
Blue-breasted Fairy-wren (6) in mallee habitat E and W of Secret Rocks, mid July 2016.
Western Grasswren (3) photographed in chenopod habitat alongside Whyalla/Iron Knob Road, mid July 2016.
Emu (1) male accidentally flushed from nest with 9 eggs in dense mallee habitat E of Secret Rocks, mid July 2016.
Splendid Fairy-wren (10) two separate parties in mallee habitat E of Secret Rocks, mid July 2016; one party with a single male in partial breeding plumage.
White-fronted Honeyeater (50+) a significant concentration of this species in flowering sandhill mallee/triodia habitat, N of Poochera, mid July 2016; extremely active and vocal.
Crested Bellbird (2) photographed whilst calling in flowering sandhill mallee/triodia habitat, N of Poochera, mid July 2016.

7
  Reported by Chris Baxter - 21/08/2016 05:52:56 AM   
 
21/08/2016

 Update 
Port Augusta

Blue-winged Parrot (10) mostly immature; chenopod plain near Yorkey's Crossing, several km N of Port Augusta, mid July 2016.
Elegant Parrot (10) mostly immature; chenopod plain near Yorkey's Crossing, several km N of Port Augusta, mid July 2016; intermixed with Elegant Parrots.
Rufous Fieldwren (6) single birds at six different locations surrounding Port Augusta; semi arid chenopod habitat; mid July 2016.
Redthroat (10) mostly paired birds in semi arid wesern myall/chenopod habitat surrounding Port Augusta; mid July 2016.
Rufous Songlark (4) single birds calling consistently in wooded habitat at different locations surrounding Port Augusta; mid July 2016.
Brown Songlark (5) single males undertaking conspicuous song flights in open chenopod plains surrounding Port Augusta; all were in partial or pronounced breeding plumage; mid July 2016.
Hooded Robin (2) a pair in Acacia/chenopod habitat N of Port Augusta (S of Bookaloo), mid July 2016.
Sacred Kingfisher (1) foraging in mangrove habitat at Redbanks, upper Spencer Gulf (alongside Arid Lands Botanic Garden), mid July 2016.
Australian White Ibis (1) foraging in mangrove habitat at Redbanks, upper Spencer Gulf (alongside Arid Lands Botanic Garden), mid July 2016; first record of this species for Arid Lands Botanic Garden/Redbanks bird list.
Little Eagle (1) light phase individual on southern outskirts of Port Augusta, mid July 2016.

6
  Reported by Chris Baxter - 21/08/2016 05:19:34 AM   
 
21/08/2016

 Update 
Coorong NP

Rufous Bristlebird (2) 1,1 (2 in total); in coastal dune habitat near Salt Creek; photographed; late July 2016.

11
  Reported by Chris Baxter - 21/08/2016 04:47:07 AM   
 
21/08/2016

 Update 
Kan

Adelaide Hills

Chestnut-rumped Heathwren (6) 2,1,2,1 (6 in total); Black Hill CP; in 4 separate locations surrounding Black Hill Summit.

3
  Reported by Chris Baxter - 21/08/2016 04:41:36 AM   
 
06/08/2016

 Update 
Rocky Gully

Southern Scrub-robin (1) New sighting for me. 2 birds in the same area. Photos attached
Golden Whistler (1) A very accommodating bird near the carpark. Photos attached.

18
  Reported by Gordon Pateman - 07/08/2016 08:33:55 AM   
JPG files - 4 files
 
02/08/2016

 Update 
Black Point, Y.P.

Double-banded Plover (19) 19 Double-banded Plover, mostly in full breeding plumage were standing in the seaweed at the sand spit at high tide. Suddenly a large dog appeared from around the corner & decided to have a swim, startling them into flight. The photo shows 7 of them with 3 Red-necked Stint.

20
  Reported by Margaret Tiller - 05/08/2016 10:51:30 AM   
JPG files - 1 files
 
18/07/2016

 Update 
Strathalbyn

Black Kite (2) 2 birds on the main Strath to Goolwa rd just South of the town.

7
  Reported by Winston Syson - 18/07/2016 03:06:02 PM   
 
30/06/2016

 Update 
Palmer Place, North Adelaide

Mistletoebird (1) Adult male feeding in a tiny clump of mistletoe in a small roadside tree.

3
  Reported by Kevin Stracey - 30/06/2016 02:59:11 PM   
 
28/06/2016

 Update 
Education Rd Woodcroft 5162

Peregrine Falcon (1) Peregrine flew in and landed on top of transmission tower, an adult , but no size comparison to determine sex, very dark hood, after brief time flew to east. Good to see again in this area.

2
  Reported by William Brooker - 29/06/2016 08:19:16 PM   
 



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