Category: Little Birds

Finches, Sparrows, Firetails, Pardalotes, White-Eyes, Mistletoebirds, Thornbills, Whitefaces, Sitellas, Grass Wrens, Fairy Wrens, Wagtails, Fantails, Cisticolas, Emu-wrens, Swallows, Martins, Swifts, Gerygones

Tree Martin

A new bird for me. I wasn’t sure what it was, but I knew it wasn’t a swallow. They were flying all around the pier, and I said to Stephanie I wish one would...

Australian Reed-warbler

These photos are absolutely atrocious, and I’m not even going to tell you where to find the bird in them. It was such a gorgeous little bird, brown on the back, and yellowish on...

Double-barred Finch

I only recently posted a scanned photo that I took many years ago, of Finches in my garden when I lived in the Sunshine Coast. Finally I have reasonable shots that I’ve taken of...

Mistletoebird

When I lived on the Sunshine Coast mistletoebirds were regular visitors to my backyard. These are the first I’ve seen in over twenty years! It was so good to find a pait 🙂 I...

Rufous Fantail

We were on the Border trail, and Katherine had gone back for something, while I just stood where I was, and then this fantail came down into the bush beside the trail where I...