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38â€“45 cm (15-17Â¾ in)
Sexes similar. Juveniles are browner with a less distinct V pattern on chest.
Dense temperate rainforests, wet eucalypt forests, coastal forests, picnic areas, walking tracks, carparks and gardens.
The diet consists of fruit, berries, seeds from native forest trees.
They construct a twig platform nest, about 3 to 20 m above the ground. Sometimes they will use abandoned nests from Topknot Pigeons or Tawny Frogmouths. The clutch contains 2 large eggs. Both adults incubate the eggs and feed the young.
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