Rainbow Lorikeets explode from a watering point. A beautiful explosion of natural colour.
Golden-headed Cisticola energetically singing its own praises.
Look what I caught?
Golden-headed Cisticola returns with a flying ant as if to display his prowess.
Doing the Splits
Golden-headed Cisticola legs splayed checking me out.
Male Olive-backed Sunbird
Male Olive-backed sunbird
Female Black-necked Stork flying across lagoon to morning feeding grounds.
Great Egret ( breeding)
Breeding Egret perched on a dead tree in Black swamp Cleveland
Egret walking on lillies chasing a meal
Female Olive-backed Sunbird
Female olive-backed sunbird feeding her young
White-necked Heron staring suspiciously at my hide. I very slowly, and I mean slowly, steered my 200-400VR towards its direction and managed to squeeze off 2 shots before it flew off.
Can You See Me?
Protective, Stone Curlew mother with a well camouflaged, young fledgling.
I want to be me!
huge flocks of Whistler ducks on a dam in Cape York Queensland.
Spiny-cheaked Honeyeater pausing for a much needed drink.
Meet the Finches.
Zebra finches - Male(centre) with his harem of 2 cautiously inspecting the 'bar' before drinks.
Honeyeaters perched ready to get a drink at sestertius waterhole.
Female Black-necked Stork
Female Black-necked Stork wading along the edge of a lagoon looking for a meal.
Willie Wagtail feeding it's young
Is it safe?
Female Zebra finch checking out the scene before taking a drink.
Red-tailed Black Cockatoo
Female Red-tailed Black Cockatoo warily approaching a waterhole.
Camouflaged baby Stone Curlew lays still as mum keeps a wary eye in the background.
I'm here for you
Mother Curlew stands guard over her camouflaged fledgling
You lookin' at me!
Female Zebra finch has a good look down my lens.
What's going on?
Purple Swamphen a little cautious of the nature lover trying to get a picture.
I'll just lay low
A baby Stone Curlew lays low and still, beautifully camouflaged in the forest floor leaf litter