Wednesday, 4 January 2017

Binalong Bay

January bird list, a lovely walk in little rain. Thanks to Des, Nat and Syb for compiling.

Best birding wishes,

Liz


list:

Australasian Gannet Morus serrator
Great Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo
Black-faced Cormorant Phalacrocorax fuscescens
Laughing Kookaburra Dacelo novaeguineae
Green Rosella Platycercus caledonicus
Superb Fairy-wren Malurus cyaneus
New Holland Honeyeater Phylidonyris novaehollandiae
Yellow-throated Honeyeater Nesoptilotis flavicollis
Little Wattlebird Anthochaera chrysoptera
Yellow Wattlebird Anthochaera paradoxa
Tasmanian Scrubwren Sericornis humilis
Brown Thornbill Acanthiza pusilla
Golden Whistler Pachycephala pectoralis
Grey Shrike-thrush Colluricincla harmonica
Grey Fantail Rhipidura fuliginosa
European Goldfinch Carduelis carduelis
Welcome Swallow Hirundo neoxena
Silvereye Zosterops lateralis
Common Starling Sturnus vulgaris
Common Blackbird Turdus merula

Sunday, 1 January 2017

Bird Observers North East (BONE) 2017 Calendar

Please wear enclosed shoes on all walks and bring something for morning tea to share.

February 1st 2017
Beerbarrel  Beach headland walk.
Meet at Beerbarrel Beach car park at 9.00am or alternatively at 8.30 Bayside car park.
March 1st 2017
Falmouth beach and urban walk
Meet at Falmouth beach car park at 9.00am or Bayside car park 8.15am.
April 5th 2017
Trout Creek.
Meet at Trout Creek (first camp ground) at 9am or Surfside at Beaumaris at 8.40am, or the Bayside car park at 8.15am.
May 3rd 2017
Top Marshes Road, St Marys.
Meet at St Marys 9.00am or Bayside car park at 8.30am.
June 7th 2017
Treloggens Track.
Meet at the Seascouts at 9.00am or the Bayside car park at 8.45am.
July 5th 2017
Flagstaff Road
Meet at the Bayside car park at 8.45am.
August 2nd 2017
Grants Lagoon
Meet at the footbridge at Grants Lagoon at 9am or the Bayside car park at 8.30am
September 6th 2017
Moulting Bay, St Helens
Meet at the end of the road at Moulting Bay (past the campground) at 9am or the Bayside car park at 8.30am.
 October 4th 2017
Terryvale Road (off Tasman Highway)
Meet at the corner of Terryvale road and Tasman Highway at 9.00am or the Bayside car park at 8.30am.
November 1st 2017
Germantown Road, St Marys
Meet at St Marys 9.00am or Bayside car park at 8.30am.
December 6th 2017
Weldborough, Emu Flats

Meet at Weldborough 9.00am, or Bayside car park 8.00am.

Wednesday, 7 December 2016

Kay's Place, Priory


Attached is the December bird list from Kay's place (thanks Nat for recording the list) and a warm thank you to Kay for hosting the morning.

List:

Shining Bronze-Cuckoo Chalcites lucidus
Fan-tailed Cuckoo Cacomantis flabelliformis
Pallid Cuckoo Heteroscenes pallidus
Wedge-tailed Eagle Aquila audax
Swamp Harrier Circus approximans
Laughing Kookaburra Dacelo novaeguineae
Australian Hobby Falco longipennis
Green Rosella Platycercus caledonicus
Superb Fairy-wren Malurus cyaneus
New Holland Honeyeater Phylidonyris novaehollandiae
Yellow-throated Honeyeater Nesoptilotis flavicollis
Eastern Spinebill Acanthorhynchus tenuirostris
Little Wattlebird Anthochaera chrysoptera
Yellow Wattlebird Anthochaera paradoxa
Striated Pardalote Pardalotus striatus
Brown Thornbill Acanthiza pusilla
Black-faced Cuckoo-shrike Coracina novaehollandiae
Golden Whistler Pachycephala pectoralis
Grey Shrike-thrush Colluricincla harmonica
Grey Butcherbird Cracticus torquatus
Grey Fantail Rhipidura fuliginosa
Forest Raven Corvus tasmanicus
Beautiful Firetail Stagonopleura bella
European Goldfinch Carduelis carduelis
Welcome Swallow Hirundo neoxena
Common Starling Sturnus vulgaris
Common Blackbird Turdus merula