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Native Wildlife. Birds. Storks. Australian. Queensland.

BLACKNECKED STORK – EPHIPPIORHYNCHUS ASIATICS

Tags: Native Wildlife. Birds. Storks. Australian. Queensland. Jabiru It was a Thursday morning when I received a call from a friend to say that a Jabiru was feeding at Buckley’s Hole. Such a visitor was...
Native Australian wildlife. Animals. Queensland. Bribie Island

Bribie Island Native Wildlife

Tags: Native Australian wildlife. Animals. Queensland. Bribie Island Featured Image(above): Photo Credit: David Simpson. Banksia Beach On one of my early morning walks together with my camera complete with a big zoom lens (which often gets...
Bribie Island. Native birds. Wildlife BROLGA – GRUS RIBICUNDA.

Australian Native Birds – BROLGA – GRUS RIBICUNDA

Tags: Bribie Island. Native birds. Wildlife BROLGA – GRUS RIBICUNDA. Now they are rarely seen but do pop up on the island from time to time. When there is water at Bishop’s Marsh on the road...

TURTLE HATCHLINGS DO THE BRIBIE BEACH HUSTLE

Diane Oxenford, who is among many other things, a passionate advocate and champion of all things turtles, kindly shared these photos with The Bribie Islander. She says she has been kept really busy now...
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WHERE ARE OUR PELICANS?

Tags: Bribie Island pelicans. Recently there has been quite a reduction in our Pelican population on Bribie Island. Where are they going? Will they come back? In central Australia, there is a huge mass of...
DOUBLE-BARRED FINCH

Double Barred Finch – Wildlife and Birds of Australia

Tags: Wildlife. Birds of Australia. Australian Wildlife DOUBLE-BARRED FINCH - TAENIOPYGIA BICHENOVII By Marj Webber Double-barred Finches are tiny birds (10-11 cm) commonly seen on Bribie Island in grassy areas, low bushland, and heathlands. They are easily identified...
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Animals, our eternal companions.

Tags: Animal affinity. Humans and animals.  Pets. Relationships. Ever since humans first started to walk on this planet, we have had a relationship with our co-inhabitants.  We have hunted them for food, adopted them as...
Tiger moths. Australian, Queensland. Wildlife. Insects.

Australian Wildlife – TIGER MOTHS FAMILY ARCTIIDAE

Tags: Tiger moths. Australian, Queensland. Wildlife. Insects. By Marj Webber Tiger moths are a large family of colourful moths of small to medium size with wingspans varying from 10 to 85 mm. In Australia there are about...

URGENT !!!!!! ATTENTION JET SKIERS AND BOATIES ON PUMICESTONE PASSAGE AND MORETON BAY Please...

URGENT !!!!!! ATTENTION JET SKIERS AND BOATIES ON PUMICESTONE PASSAGE AND MORETON BAY Please Go Slowly!!!! We have a small fur seal swimming around in Bribie Island’s surrounding waters. It would be appreciated if you would consider this little seal...
Australian Birds. Wildlife.

Australian Wildlife – RESTLESS FLYCATCHER -MYIAGRA INQUIETA

Tags: Australian Birds. Wildlife. I remember the first time I saw a Restless Flycatcher. It was at Ewan Maddock Dam and the bird was high up in a tree in open woodland. I watched in...

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