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Forum: Vacational Trip Reports Yesterday, 21:46
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Posted By delia todd
A couple of views to start this one, firstly...

A couple of views to start this one, firstly overlooking Two Peoples Bay. For some reason people like to go to that large rock, strike weird poses and do handstands and things for photographs!

We...
Forum: Say Hello Yesterday, 18:50
Replies: 8
Views: 73
Posted By delia todd
Hi Kirsten and a warm welcome to you from all...

Hi Kirsten and a warm welcome to you from all the Staff and Moderators.

I'm sure you will enjoy it here and I look forward to hearing your news. We have a dedicated forum for identications and you...
Forum: Vacational Trip Reports Yesterday, 15:23
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Views: 31,377
Posted By delia todd
After we'd crossed the bridge over the King...

After we'd crossed the bridge over the King River, we headed down into a bay looking out into Oyster Bay.

Through the trees we could just see an Emu walking across a paddock.

Following that we...
Forum: Vacational Trip Reports Yesterday, 10:12
Replies: 644
Views: 31,377
Posted By delia todd
LOL that blue bill really, really acted like a...

LOL that blue bill really, really acted like a beacon. Amazing colour.



Oh of course. Thanks Ken.



Right!!! Thanks for this Alex. So all the dull ones I saw were youngsters obviously.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Yesterday, 08:11
Replies: 5
Views: 188
Posted By delia todd
Thanks MJH. Corrections now made.

Thanks MJH. Corrections now made.
Forum: Vacational Trip Reports Saturday 22nd February 2020, 22:27
Replies: 644
Views: 31,377
Posted By delia todd
A good spot this lake, as we had quite a few...

A good spot this lake, as we had quite a few species there, starting with this Blue-billed Duck in company with some more Hoary-headed Grebes.

The rest, I didn't actually get pictures of but the...
Forum: Say Hello Saturday 22nd February 2020, 20:48
Replies: 6
Views: 120
Posted By delia todd
and a warm welcome from me too. I'm sure you...

and a warm welcome from me too.

I'm sure you will enjoy it here and I hope to hear about all the birds you see when out and about.
Forum: Vacational Trip Reports Saturday 22nd February 2020, 17:31
Replies: 644
Views: 31,377
Posted By delia todd
Still at Seppings Pond we saw Maned Duck and...

Still at Seppings Pond we saw Maned Duck and Eurasian Coot foraging on the grass, while in the water was a Pacific Black Duck and the star.... a pair of Musk Ducks.

There was also an Australian...
Forum: Vacational Trip Reports Saturday 22nd February 2020, 17:18
Replies: 644
Views: 31,377
Posted By delia todd
Thanks KC..... .... and thanks too Chosun. I...

Thanks KC.....

.... and thanks too Chosun. I posted in the ID forum for a check and they agree with you, so I'll amend my post accordingly. I probably got confused when I wrote in my notebook.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 22nd February 2020, 17:17
Replies: 5
Views: 188
Posted By delia todd
Thanks both, much appreciated.

Thanks both, much appreciated.
Forum: Say Hello Saturday 22nd February 2020, 11:36
Replies: 8
Views: 105
Posted By delia todd
Hi Christopher and a warm welcome to you from...

Hi Christopher and a warm welcome to you from all the Staff and Moderators.

I'm sure you will enjoy it here and I look forward to hearing your news.

We have two articles in The Opus section of the...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 22nd February 2020, 08:33
Replies: 5
Views: 188
Posted By delia todd
Wedge or Whistler? Western Australia

At the time this was thought to be a Wedge-tailed Eagle, but is it a Whistling Kite. On the beach at Albany.

Quite distant and a difficult view (I was balancing on a pile of garden slabs to see over...
Forum: Say Hello Saturday 22nd February 2020, 08:20
Replies: 9
Views: 133
Posted By delia todd
Hi sprince and a warm welcome to you from all...

Hi sprince and a warm welcome to you from all the Staff and Moderators too.

I'm sure you will enjoy it here. I look forward to hearing your news and will hopefully see some of your pictures in the...
Forum: Vacational Trip Reports Friday 21st February 2020, 21:57
Replies: 644
Views: 31,377
Posted By delia todd
We got back to the house and there was a lovely...

We got back to the house and there was a lovely Silvereye having a bath, thought I'd let you see one of the funny ones for a change.

A Magpie tried to get into the house but sang a song when he...
Forum: Conservation Friday 21st February 2020, 16:31
Replies: 45
Views: 7,877
Posted By delia todd
This is wonderful news Andrew. Thanks for letting...

This is wonderful news Andrew. Thanks for letting us know.

I'm still reading through the findings and reasons for refusal.

I take it (hope) this is the end of the road for them.... ie no more...
Forum: Vacational Trip Reports Friday 21st February 2020, 15:59
Replies: 644
Views: 31,377
Posted By delia todd
Beach, Albany, Two Peoples Bay

7 November 2019

June and I were back down to the hide early the next morning, passing an Australian Ibis in a neighbouring garden en route.

Mostly the usual species, but not all available for...
Forum: Vacational Trip Reports Friday 21st February 2020, 08:23
Replies: 644
Views: 31,377
Posted By delia todd
:-O Oh what a laugh!!! Thank you Richard.

:-O

Oh what a laugh!!!

Thank you Richard.
Forum: Vacational Trip Reports Thursday 20th February 2020, 22:41
Replies: 644
Views: 31,377
Posted By delia todd
Then just a couple more pictures to finish up...

Then just a couple more pictures to finish up with.

I was always pleased when I got a picture showing the pretty iridescent wing pattern on a Common Bronzewing, there was also a pair of Laughing...
Forum: Vacational Trip Reports Thursday 20th February 2020, 22:36
Replies: 644
Views: 31,377
Posted By delia todd
Back at home there was a collection of birds...

Back at home there was a collection of birds waiting to greet us.

A very handsome male Red-eared Firetail watching his son having a bath; but a Silvereye chased him out so he could soak himself.

An...
Forum: Say Hello Thursday 20th February 2020, 19:28
Replies: 5
Views: 127
Posted By delia todd
Hi again Jeff. I'm so glad our members have been...

Hi again Jeff.

I'm so glad our members have been able to help you with your identification problems.
Forum: Vacational Trip Reports Thursday 20th February 2020, 15:41
Replies: 644
Views: 31,377
Posted By delia todd
In the afternoon we drove round the other side of...

In the afternoon we drove round the other side of the bay, through Albany and up onto the cliffs for some lovely views overlooking King George Sound.

The two small islands are both nature reserves...
Forum: Vacational Trip Reports Wednesday 19th February 2020, 22:24
Replies: 644
Views: 31,377
Posted By delia todd
Thank you so much Jurek. Do get yourself back...

Thank you so much Jurek.

Do get yourself back there - maybe this report will give you ideas of which areas you'd most want to visit.
Forum: Vacational Trip Reports Wednesday 19th February 2020, 22:21
Replies: 644
Views: 31,377
Posted By delia todd
There were quite a few terns around, I've already...

There were quite a few terns around, I've already shown you the Caspian so this one is a Greater Crested Tern. Close to them was a Great Cormorant, with a juvenile Silver Gull and a huge Australian...
Forum: Vacational Trip Reports Wednesday 19th February 2020, 14:44
Replies: 644
Views: 31,377
Posted By delia todd
Princess Royal Harbour

6 November 2019

After checking the (very complex) tide table, June and I set off for a quick visit to the hide. For some reason I had difficulty getting decent images that day.

Firstly a species...
Forum: Vacational Trip Reports Wednesday 19th February 2020, 09:48
Replies: 644
Views: 31,377
Posted By delia todd
Thanks Dan. I wondered if you were still in...

Thanks Dan.

I wondered if you were still in Perth and hope you enjoy the report of my travels in WA. I had a great time there.
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