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Forum: Garden Birds, Bird Feeding & Nestboxes Tuesday 26th February 2008, 10:48
Replies: 2,725
Views: 203,150
Posted By Nancy
As a curious but not very well informed...

As a curious but not very well informed Australian, I'd like to ask if those turkeys are the original native turkey or have they become crossbred with the domesticated 'table' turkey. And ----Dare I...
Forum: Bird Forum Fun Quizzes Saturday 23rd February 2008, 02:35
Replies: 1
Views: 877
Posted By Nancy
Excellent fun. Got 19 out of 20 even though I'm...

Excellent fun. Got 19 out of 20 even though I'm not familiar with US bird names

Nancy (Val)
Forum: Australia Thursday 21st February 2008, 22:56
Replies: 9
Views: 7,969
Posted By Nancy
Birding areas around Perth

Thanks for that posting Gemfyre. I'll be going to Perth for a week or so soon so will take a copy of your post with me. I will be restricted in time but should have a chance of a couple of hours...
Forum: Garden Birds, Bird Feeding & Nestboxes Thursday 21st February 2008, 22:20
Replies: 2,725
Views: 203,150
Posted By Nancy
Hello Everybody, I've been out of touch with...

Hello Everybody,

I've been out of touch with BirdForum for a couple of years and have just opened it up again. It's great to see all the same old names contributing. I don't have a bird table as...
Forum: Birds & Birding Friday 21st April 2006, 13:00
Replies: 33
Views: 2,906
Posted By Nancy
Used to be crash hot but now just a 'has been'....

Used to be crash hot but now just a 'has been'. :-(
Forum: Birds & Birding Friday 21st April 2006, 12:50
Replies: 54
Views: 7,839
Posted By Nancy
1) Nearly drowned whilst doing a survey on a...

1) Nearly drowned whilst doing a survey on a small island. The hired boat didn't have a bung in the bunghole and didn't have a 'bailer' on board so I took off my Wellington Boot and used that as a...
Forum: Bird Forum Fun Quizzes Wednesday 12th April 2006, 12:54
Replies: 515
Views: 44,971
Posted By Nancy
Hey, is it starting all over again? Antarctic...

Hey, is it starting all over again?

Antarctic Tern......In Antarcticia
Forum: Bird Forum Fun Quizzes Monday 10th April 2006, 08:46
Replies: 515
Views: 44,971
Posted By Nancy
Zebra Finch Have only just found the thread

Zebra Finch

Have only just found the thread
Forum: Birds & Birding Monday 10th April 2006, 01:05
Replies: 65
Views: 5,577
Posted By Nancy
A good summary, Pete. You are quite right about...

A good summary, Pete. You are quite right about city people in Australia not knowing anything about birds, but as in S Africa, you find that the 'county' people are much more informed. Unfortunately...
Forum: Australia Sunday 9th April 2006, 12:49
Replies: 3
Views: 1,083
Posted By Nancy
Hi Paul, I live in Gembrook, about 70 Km east...

Hi Paul,
I live in Gembrook, about 70 Km east of Melbourne central. Nearly an hour from just about everything!
Forum: Australia Sunday 9th April 2006, 09:29
Replies: 3
Views: 1,083
Posted By Nancy
Aussie Local patch

My local patch is beginning to get very cold and winterish now. The Lyrebirds are more active and are ripping the garden up searching for worms and grubs, if only I could train them to dig up weeds...
Forum: Say Hello Sunday 9th April 2006, 00:20
Replies: 9
Views: 998
Posted By Nancy
Hello Pam, Welcome from the opposite side of the...

Hello Pam,
Welcome from the opposite side of the globe. You will probably be looking at some of the migrant shore birds that left here a few weeks ago. Say G'day to them for me. I miss them when they...
Forum: Say Hello Sunday 9th April 2006, 00:11
Replies: 16
Views: 1,964
Posted By Nancy
Hi Bird Faery, I'm also in Victoria and your list...

Hi Bird Faery,
I'm also in Victoria and your list is not all that different to mine. I don't have the Brown Treecreeper, Pallid Cuckoo, Diamond Firetail etc so I guess you are in a slightly drier...
Forum: Say Hello Wednesday 5th April 2006, 12:26
Replies: 8
Views: 1,072
Posted By Nancy
Hello there, KC Foggin, Tannin and Robinm, All...

Hello there, KC Foggin, Tannin and Robinm,

All familiar names and delighted to see you all still hanging in there. Hope I have something interesting to post in the next few days or weeks ------or...
Forum: Say Hello Wednesday 5th April 2006, 09:48
Replies: 8
Views: 1,072
Posted By Nancy
Hello from Australia

Hello All,
I was a member of this Forum some years ago but have not posted for a few years. I may well be doubling up on membership because I never 'unsubscribed' . Have forgotten my password and all...
Forum: Birds & Birding Thursday 18th November 2004, 22:51
Replies: 4
Views: 1,035
Posted By Nancy
It's not a White-cheeked or New Holland...

It's not a White-cheeked or New Holland Honeyeater chick, I'd put my money on baby Blackbird. Great shots.
Forum: Say Hello Tuesday 9th November 2004, 10:04
Replies: 7
Views: 1,667
Posted By Nancy
Jo, I don't really know what sort of information...

Jo, I don't really know what sort of information you are looking for, but if it is of any interest to you I watched an Azure fKingfisher feding young on the Murray River.(yes, the VICTORIAN side) on...
Forum: Birds & Birding Tuesday 9th November 2004, 09:43
Replies: 12
Views: 4,939
Posted By Nancy
Hello Wazza, I had a serious problem some time...

Hello Wazza, I had a serious problem some time ago with Kookaburras slamming into a certain window. After trying all sorts or remedies I decided the only way was to paint the outside surface of the...
Forum: Say Hello Tuesday 9th November 2004, 08:26
Replies: 12
Views: 3,665
Posted By Nancy
Hello Ian and welcomr to the Forum from amother...

Hello Ian and welcomr to the Forum from amother Aussie. I know what you mean about 'Heaven'! I visited the Galapagos many years ago and am glad to hear it still "Heaven". I used to be a sailor but...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Wednesday 20th October 2004, 11:29
Replies: 15
Views: 3,072
Posted By Nancy
My guess is subspecies Vangans of the Sacred...

My guess is subspecies Vangans of the Sacred Kingfisher found in New Zealand
Forum: Australia Thursday 7th October 2004, 11:55
Replies: 9
Views: 1,850
Posted By Nancy
I was under the impression that they only took...

I was under the impression that they only took flying insects. Their beaks are so developed with wide open beak and associated whiskers as aids that I can't imagine then taking prey off the ground. I...
Forum: Australia Wednesday 6th October 2004, 12:22
Replies: 9
Views: 1,850
Posted By Nancy
A visiting friend was lying in bed waiting for...

A visiting friend was lying in bed waiting for sleep to arrive but started to count the calls of the Tawny Frogmouth while waiting. The longest series of 'oooms' was forty and the shortest nineteen....
Forum: Birds & Birding Thursday 24th June 2004, 05:47
Replies: 1
Views: 991
Posted By Nancy
Message from Yungaburra, Queensland, Australia

I read this report on an Australian birding site and loved it so much that i decided to copy it here for all to enjoy. it is written by a wildlife tour operator on the Atherton Tableland, North...
Forum: Photos of New Species for OPUS Tuesday 22nd June 2004, 02:50
Replies: 1
Views: 1,129
Posted By Nancy
What a hefty bill it has. Lovely place. I can...

What a hefty bill it has. Lovely place. I can just smell the woodsmoke from the comfy lodge fire.
Forum: Say Hello Tuesday 22nd June 2004, 02:39
Replies: 9
Views: 1,246
Posted By Nancy
Welcome to the forum, Adrian, from sunny Byron...

Welcome to the forum, Adrian, from sunny Byron Bay, NSW. You wlill have lots of interest here.
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