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 Photos (apart from Ross River), taken on the five acres at 54 Hammond Way, Townsville. Updated Saturday, 09 December 2017  Pages updated frequently, so click here  for New Photos   Check  Face Book Artisan Cedar    Click on titles below for additional photos.                                    Common names INDEX    Photos Copyright Ian Walters Burleigh Park Orchid Nursery   HomeArtisan Cedar  fine Furniture,    Forest Kingfishers   Sunbirds   Rainbow Lorikeets  Rainbow Bee Eaters   Kookaburras   Finches  Owls,Hawks & Frogmouth   Red Tail Black Cockatoo   Pale Headed Rosellas  Blue Faced Honeyeaters  White Throated Honeyeaters  Cuckoos    Black Cockatoo Family   Spangled Drongo  Yellow Honeyeaters  Brown Backed Honeyeaters  Butterflys,Dragonfly    Friar Birds  Fly Catchers,Fantails,Trillers   Brown Honeyeaters   Bower Birds   Curlews    Ducks,Geese & Water Birds

below Golden Backed Honeyeater     INDEX  

Golden-Backed Honeyeater            below White Winged Triller

White Winged Triller

Below grass whistler ducks         Index       Top

above Grass Whistler Ducks .More photos @ Ducks,Geese & Waterbirds

below   Brown Backed Honeyeater        Index

Brown Backed Honeyeater more photos Brown Backed Honeyeaters

Below Brown Honeyeater      INDEX

Brown Backed Honeyeater

more photos Brown Backed Honeyeaters          Below    INDEX

Below Yellow Honeyeater    INDEX

  more photos @ Yellow Honeyeaters

Olive Backed Oriole       INDEX


Olive Backed Oriole   

Above   Olive Backed Oriole       below     White Ibis    INDEX

White Ibis       White Throated Honeyeater below   INDEX

White throated Honeyeater

White throated Honeyeater pair

Above White throated Honeyeater More Photos   Below Rufus-tailed bronze cuckoo  INDEX

Rufus-tailed bronze cuckoo ??    INDEX

    Below Pied Cormorant   INDEX

Little pied Cormorant  Ross River  Below Mistletoe bird   INDEX

Mistletoe Bird. Young female collecting nest material

above Mistletoe Bird.      below female or juvenile Fig Bird    INDEX

Figbird Female or Juvenile


above Male Figbird in breeding colours.  below Mopoke Owl    INDEX

Mopoke Owl

Mopoke & friend top left on Owl Page     below Bower Bird  INDEX

Greater Bower Bird. Ross River

Bower Bird.                 below Black Bittern     INDEX

Black Bittern. Ross River

below Needle tailed or Rainbow Bee Eater    INDEX

Needle tailed bee eater

Click on Bee Eaters Page  more photos

        below Black Cockatoo  INDEX  

 Red Tailed Black Cockatoo 

July 2017 Hen checking  tree hpollow


Female and chick.First siting 8.8.17  Cockatoo Family page  photos

  Red Tailed Black Cockatoo chick.Click on Red Tailed Black Cockatoo page  more photos    below Black Duck INDEX

Pacific Black Duck.Ross River

 Black  Duck. Ross River

Figbird Female?

above Rufus Whistler Female?     Below Butterflys  

Papilio aegeus aegeus orchard/citris swallowtail butterfly female

Australian Lurcher

A moth  Speiredonia mutabilis

 Brown soldier    Junonia hedonia zelima

Brown soldier    Junonia hedonia zelima

Brown Crow Butterfly Euploea core corina 

Brown Crow Butterfly   Euploea core corina 

Tawny Coster. A visitor from S E Asia


Butterfly Hypolimnas bolina nerina

Butterfly Hypolimnas bolina nerina

Unknown  ??

Grevillea paralella flowers, Delias argenthona Northern Jezabel

Grevillea paralella flowers,Delias argenthona Northern for More Butterfly Photos

below Crested Hawk INDEX

Crested Hawk  Baza Hawk click  More photos. below  Curlew   INDEX

Bush  curlews.Family September 2017

above   Male bush curlew.         below Darter        INDEX

Darter.Ross River

Owl faced finch      INDEX

Owl faced or double bar Finch

"I want to hold your  hand"

"Give us a peck"

"I love you a bushell and a peck"

Click on  Finches Page   more photos. below Peacefull dove   INDEX

Peaceful doves           below  Spangled Drongo     INDEX

Spangled Drongo

Egret & Black ibis       INDEX    More photos  Spangled Drongo

Egret and black ibis

                                 Egret.Ross River          below Rufus Whistler    INDEX

Rufus whistler male

Rufus Whistler male and female?  below  Frogmouth    INDEX


more photos  above Tawney Frogmouth.   below Whistling Kite       INDEX


Whistling kite collecting nest material

Whistling  Kite hassled by a peewee

below  Blue Faced Honeyeater     INDEX    more photos  Hawks

Blue faced honeyeater 

More photos Blue Faced Honeyeater page.     below Forest Kingfisher  INDEX

Forest Kingfisher

click on  Forest Kingfisher Page       more photos. below Kookaburra   INDEX


Click on  Kookaburra Page more photos,       below Lotus Bird   INDEX


above  Lotus Bird               below  Magpie    INDEX


   below Nutmeg Finch    INDEX

Nutmeg Finch.

click on Finches Page

Pale Headed Rosella      INDEX

Below. Pale  Headed rosella checking possible nesting hollow


A vacancy. Click on more Rosella  photos

Male mopoke  Click More owl photos.     below Peewee   INDEX

Peewee.                  below Plover       INDEX

Spurwing plover

Below Pygmy Goose    INDEX

Green pygmy goose.Ross River

Below Rainbow Lorikeet    INDEX

Rainbow lorikeet

Click onto Rainbow Lorikeet Page

 Tree spirit in my red cedar drawer front.          below Sun Bird   INDEX


Olive backed Sunbird. Male 

Olive backed Sunbird 


Olive backed Sunbird & chick. 

Sunbird male  More photo Click on Sunbird Page

Collecting spider web nest material in the shed. Click on Sunbird Page

Strata title wasps? 


Wallabys   Click onto   Other Animals

Below White Fronted Wood Swallow       INDEX

White fronted wood swallows

Below    Willy Wagtail   INDEX

Willy wagtail    more fly catcher photos at  FlyCatchers

A local fun guy & friends.    below  Black Faced Wood Swallow   INDEX

Black Faced Wood Swallow

Black Faced Wood Swallow.                  below   Crow   INDEX

Australian Crow.           below Sulphur Crested Cockatoo   INDEX

Sulphur Crested Cockatoo

Sulphur Crested chewing Grevillia parallela

Below Red Wing, Crimson Wing, Parrot        INDEX

Crimsonwing  or  Redwing Parrot

Below Helmeted Friar Bird      INDEX

above Helmeted Friar Bird.      below White Bellied Cuckoo Shrike   INDEX

White-Bellied Cuckoo-Shrike

White-Bellied Cuckoo-Shrike page.   below Jacky Winter Brown Fly Catcher  INDEX

Link for Fly Catchers    Jacky Winter Brown Fly Catcher. 

    Below Black Faced Cuckoo Shrike  INDEX

Black Faced Cuckoo Shrike  More Shrike Photos  below Little Friarbird  INDEX

above Little Friarbird        below Grey Fantail       Top   INDEX

   Grey Fantail          Top   INDEX

Grey Fantail above           below  Restless Fly Catcher Top   INDEX

Restless Fly Catcher   

More fly catcher photos @ Fly Catchers     Below Dragonfly


Dragon Fly. See more @ Butterflys  below   Dollar Bird   Top   INDEX

Above  Dollar Bird    Below  Rufus Fantail   Index    Top

Above Rufus Fantail  click onto Fantail, Flycatchers & Whistlers 

below Scaly Breasted Lorikeet   Index   Top

Above       Scaly Breasted Lorikeet      below  Rain Bird   Top   INDEX

Indian Koel  Rain Bird  male

Indian Koel  Rain Bird   male

Above India Koel.     below  Brush Cuckoo    Top   INDEX

above   Brush Cuckoo          below  Satin Fly Catcher   Top   INDEX

above   Satin Fly Catcher    below  Long Billed Corella     Top   INDEX

Long Billed Corella  escapee ??

Above Long Billed Corella  escapee?  Below Channel Bill Cuckoo Top   INDEX

Channel Bill Cuckoo Storm Bird

Channel Bill Cuckoo Storm Bird


      Top   INDEX

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 Home   Forest Kingfishers   Sunbirds   Rainbow Lorikeets    Rainbow Bee Eaters  Kookaburras   Finches   Owls & Frogmouth   Black Cockatoo   Pale Headed Rosellas   Blue Faced Honeyeaters  White Throated Honeyeaters  Cuckoos    Black Cockatoo Family   Spangled Drongo  Yellow Honeyeaters   Brown Backed Honeyeaters   Butterflys,Dragonfly   Friar Birds   Fly Catchers,Fantails,Trillers   Brown Honeyeaters   Bower Birds  Curlews   Ducks,Geese & Water Birds

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Black Cockatoo 

Black Faced Cuckoo Shrike

Black Faced Wood Swallow
Black Ibis   

Blue Faced Honeyeaters
Black Bittern

Bower Bird Greater

Brown Backed Honey Eater
Brown Flycatcher Jacky Winter

Brown Honeyeater

Brush Cuckoo

Butterflys  Lesser Wanderer. Tawney Coster. Brown Crow. Delias argenthona. Papilio aegeus . Australian Lurcher.  Brown Soldier

Channel Bill Cuckoo  storm bird
Corella Long Billed

Crested Hawk, Baza Hawk

Dollar Bird
Dove Peacefull


Fly Catcher Satin

Golden Backed Honeyeater

Grass Whistler Ducks
Greater Bower Bird
Green Pygmy Goose

Grey Fantail
Helmeted Friar Bird
Kingfishers Forest

Little Friarbird
Little Pied Cormorant 
Lotus Bird
Mistletoe Bird female
Mopoke Owl
Nutmeg Finch
Oriole Olive Backed
Owl Faced Finch Double Bar
Pacific Black Ducks

   Pale Headed Rosella
Plover spurwing
Rainbow Bee Eaters
Rainbow Lorikeets

Rain Bird Indian Koel
Red Wing Parrot Crimson Wing

Restless Fly Catcher

Rufus Fantail
Rufus Whistler
Rufus-tailed bronze cuckoo 

Scaly Breasted Lorikeet
Spangled Drongo
Sulphur Crested Cockatoo
Sun Birds
Tawney Frogmouth
Whistling Kite

White fronted wood swallows
White Ibis
White Throated Honeyeater

White-Bellied Cuckoo-Shrike 

White Winged Triller

Willy wagtail

Yellow Honeyeater

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