This was another first for me, this particular trip to OCC.
The black eye-stripe extends back as long as the white brow. In the plain white-browed scrubwren it only goes as far as the eye.
There were many of these tiny birds, hopping around on the rainforest floor, but this one just stood patiently behind the brush turkey. Waiting for the turkey to scratch up the dirt, and going...
Such a gorgeous little bird.
I was thrilled to get these “family photos”. It wasn’t until I looked at them on my computer that I realised I had actually captured five birds, not the four I thought I had!