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Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Monday 28th October 2019, 23:01
Replies: 6
Views: 396
Posted By Greg McKay
Cuckoo from Darwin Australia

I photographed this Cuckoo in the Botanical Gardens Darwin last week. Thoughts are it is an Oriental Cuckoo but underneath upper part of the tail is plain white with no flecks or barring. Could it be...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Monday 5th March 2018, 00:16
Replies: 4
Views: 515
Posted By Greg McKay
Which Tern is this Western Australia

I photographed this tern in amongst a flock of 5-600 Roseate terns on a sand spit Point Quobba mid Western Australian coast at the end of Ningaloo Reef. It looked unlike any others on the sand spit...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Tuesday 21st November 2017, 09:08
Replies: 2
Views: 527
Posted By Greg McKay
PAcific Golden Plover or American golden Plover

Taken In Westernport Bay Victoria 19 Nov I took this photo of some Pacific Golden Plovers. The one central in the picture though has a bolder, longer Supercillum than the others and I am wondering if...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Wednesday 15th November 2017, 07:38
Replies: 4
Views: 399
Posted By Greg McKay
Pretty sure its a Blue Faced Honeyeater. We live...

Pretty sure its a Blue Faced Honeyeater. We live in Bendigo and there early morning calls mimic some other birds but there is some of there basic calls in your recording
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Wednesday 15th November 2017, 06:35
Replies: 0
Views: 267
Posted By Greg McKay
Bali Swifts?

Terrible photos but with poor lighting this was the best I could manage. Are these swallows or swifts and can anyone identify them. Taken in Canngu Bali last week. Thanks in advance.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Wednesday 15th November 2017, 06:31
Replies: 2
Views: 1,142
Posted By Greg McKay
Bali Swallows or swifts

Taken in Bali last week I'm wondering if anyone can identify from these 2 photos (the best I could get) these very small swallows not much bigger than a micro bat. There was plenty of them flying...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Monday 20th March 2017, 10:50
Replies: 4
Views: 548
Posted By Greg McKay
With those stripe would have to be a rufous...

With those stripe would have to be a rufous whistler
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Monday 20th March 2017, 10:45
Replies: 9
Views: 1,038
Posted By Greg McKay
Black kite for sure but lack of facial markings...

Black kite for sure but lack of facial markings and eye ring couldn't this be a fem White winged fairy wren?
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Monday 20th March 2017, 10:40
Replies: 7
Views: 963
Posted By Greg McKay
Agree with Mike little woodswallow

Agree with Mike little woodswallow
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 18th March 2017, 02:39
Replies: 6
Views: 585
Posted By Greg McKay
1. hard to tell which one but it looks like a...

1. hard to tell which one but it looks like a Horsefields Bronze cuckoo
2. Size is hard to tell May be a Grey Shrike Thrush.
3. Jacky Winter
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 18th March 2017, 02:36
Replies: 2
Views: 427
Posted By Greg McKay
The 1st 2 are silvereyes not sure about the tern

The 1st 2 are silvereyes not sure about the tern
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 18th March 2017, 00:23
Replies: 3
Views: 729
Posted By Greg McKay
Byron and Brian thanks the link helps and the...

Byron and Brian thanks the link helps and the bird in the link looks a like another snipe I've photographed, a Lathams. The one I posted has a different look to my other photo in the scapulars and...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Thursday 16th March 2017, 09:30
Replies: 3
Views: 729
Posted By Greg McKay
Snipe

Taken at Aug/Sept Cape York Far Nth Qld near Torres Strait is this a Swinhoes or Lathams Snipe?
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 22nd January 2017, 11:44
Replies: 3
Views: 932
Posted By Greg McKay
Buff Breasted Sandpiper-mega

I believe the 3rd only ever reported Buff Breasted Sandpiper for Victoria Australia at Lake Murdeduke yesterday. Described as a mega! I'm heading to Perth at the start of Feb and they have 3 megas...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Thursday 12th January 2017, 06:07
Replies: 12
Views: 1,718
Posted By Greg McKay
Yeah fooling myself about the base of the tail...

Yeah fooling myself about the base of the tail agree with Black Kite
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Wednesday 11th January 2017, 11:44
Replies: 6
Views: 474
Posted By Greg McKay
Australasian Gannet, the only one we get here...

Australasian Gannet, the only one we get here except for a few breeding pairs of Cape Gannets at Portland Vic at the end of the Great Ocean Road.
Willie wagtail harassing a Little Wattlebird. West is...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Wednesday 11th January 2017, 11:40
Replies: 12
Views: 1,718
Posted By Greg McKay
I think that I can just make out a white base to...

I think that I can just make out a white base to the upper base of the tail which would make it a Swamp Harrier
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Tuesday 1st November 2016, 06:18
Replies: 9
Views: 807
Posted By Greg McKay
Not to often Paalo they are usually out on the...

Not to often Paalo they are usually out on the edge of the continental shelf. In Victoria that's about 40miles out
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Monday 31st October 2016, 11:35
Replies: 1
Views: 399
Posted By Greg McKay
Female Golden Whistler I think did you hear it...

Female Golden Whistler I think did you hear it call?
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Monday 31st October 2016, 11:30
Replies: 9
Views: 807
Posted By Greg McKay
Paalo Western Shrike Thrush edge of range which...

Paalo
Western Shrike Thrush edge of range which also could be Grey shrike thrush but this one is a Western.
The Petrel looks like a Southern not a Northern due to the leading edge of the wing being...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Tuesday 14th June 2016, 11:40
Replies: 0
Views: 456
Posted By Greg McKay
Shearwater Australia

Is this a Huttons or Fluttering Shearwater? they are so close to call and sorry this is the best photo I have?
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Tuesday 14th June 2016, 11:11
Replies: 0
Views: 349
Posted By Greg McKay
Wandering Albatrosses species Australia

Taken on a Pelagic this weekend
Is 1. a Exulan (Snowy)
2. A gibsoni
Thanks in advance
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Tuesday 14th June 2016, 10:49
Replies: 1
Views: 586
Posted By Greg McKay
Australian Pelagic birds

This weekend we did a Pelagic trip off The southern Coast of Australia out of Port Fairy. Continental shelf towards Antarctica.
The first 3 birds have been identified,
1. Antarctic Prion
2. Slender...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 5th June 2016, 09:54
Replies: 3
Views: 875
Posted By Greg McKay
Agree with Sicklebill

Agree with Sicklebill
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Wednesday 18th May 2016, 14:16
Replies: 2
Views: 658
Posted By Greg McKay
Tim agree with you Scruffy (in moult) Black Kite...

Tim agree with you Scruffy (in moult) Black Kite V shape in tail silhouette is a give away.
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