Nikon D3000 – a little blurry as I think the UV filter might have fogged with the change of temperature.   Thanks for looking!    🙂

House Sparrows

  (Nikon D3000, 200mm lens) Thanks for looking. 🙂    


  Wikipedia says… The willie (or willy) wagtail (Rhipidura leucophrys) is a passerine bird native to Australia, New Guinea, the Solomon Islands, the Bismarck Archipelago, and Eastern Indonesia. It is a common and familiar bird throughout much of its range, living in most habitats apart from thick forest. Measuring 19–21.5 cm (7 1⁄2–8 1⁄2 in)…

Lichenostomus penicillatus

The White-plumed Honeyeater is another frequent visitor to our yard though, in this image, he sits in my neighbour’s tree.   On the Birds in Backyards website, it says… The White-plumed Honeyeater is one of the first birds to call in the morning and the last to call in the evening.        …

Crimson Rosella

The crimson rosella is always about. He sampled some of my matured rosehips – now I’m glad I have been slack with the trimming. (Nikon D3000) Thanks for looking. 🙂

Brown Thornbill

This litle thornbill has led me a merry dance over the last week. Until this morning, I could never get a decent enough photo to identify what I was looking at. Very thrilled to capture it visiting the birdbath — just the two quick shots before it saw me. This thornbill is also known as…