AussieAl's Backyard Bird Pics

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Post November 13th, 2018, 2:21 pm

I had to replay YouTube to see who'd been eating the apple.

It was 'Mr Stick' - looking glossy and healthy! He's amazing!


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Post November 17th, 2018, 12:37 pm

Hope I'm not seeing another pierced bowerbird! :(

I was checking back (replay on Alcam) to see who was eating the apple when I saw this bowerbird:

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It looks like a feather is poking out on its right side.

Then, when it turned a bit I saw this:

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It was about 90 mins ago - I replayed in slow speed - it is not something behind it.
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Post January 5th, 2019, 10:50 am

A currawong scared the budgies this morning! They all huddled in the covered part of the aviary.

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It flew to a neighbouring tree and flapped around for a while, but the budgies weren't too concerned and came out of 'hiding'
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Post January 5th, 2019, 11:43 am

It might have came in for a swim in the birdbath, Van. It’s hot today.
Al. :drinks:
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Post January 11th, 2019, 11:17 am

I was momentarily surprised to see a red head pop up on the cam when viewing the budgies! No, it wasn't another budgie, but a red-browed finch perching in front of the cam!

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Post January 15th, 2019, 3:18 pm

There were lovely clear, colourful views of the budgies today. So Al asked them to pose for a screenshot!

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Unfortunately, as Al said - they turned their backs. :crazy:
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Post February 20th, 2019, 2:41 pm

I scrolled back to see who'd been eating the apple earlier today. This who I found ...

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It looks like 'Mr Stick' is still around!
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Post February 21st, 2019, 3:38 pm

Al put tomatoes out today - look who came to sample them! :-)

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Post February 21st, 2019, 5:18 pm

Later Al added some grapes to the tomato remnants - and this Lewin's Honeyeater showed up!

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It appeared to be eating insects or fruit scraps beneath the tomato at first, but came back later and sampled the grape.
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Post February 26th, 2019, 4:14 pm

Lories are getting to expect an apple (or two) a day!

Today this lorie saw Al approach with a fresh apple - and waited!


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