Category: Long legged waders

Herons, egrets, storks, spoonbills, flamingos, bitterns, ibises, cranes

Common Greenshank

Amongst a whole lot of shorebirds, this one solitary different one (well, of this species), another new bird for my list!

Striated Heron

This guy was so cute, stalking fish in the rockpools, and catching them and eating them as quick as a blink!

Little Egret

I thought I had a new bird here. Turned out that I did, and I didn’t. I didn’t have Little Egret on my list, but a bird I’d previously identified as an Intermediate Egret...

Australian Darter with chicks

The start of this video is really shaky, but if you give it until 4 seconds you’ll get to see the ugly little snaky chicks! And this was a second nesting Darter in a...