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  1. White-headed Pigeon

    White-headed Pigeon

    female White-headed Pigeon
  2. Another "pale face"

    Another "pale face"

    We left our breakfast spot at Maidenwell and drove along further into the mountains; not far from out next stop Hans did an emergency stop so we could investigate a movement he'd seen in the trees. There was another Lifer for the day in the shape of this White-headed Pigeon! In awkward light sadly.
  3. White-headed Pigeon

    White-headed Pigeon

    White-headed Pigeon
  4. He gave himself away

    He gave himself away

    From Maidenwell we then headed further into the Bunya Mountains Park and were about to enter the Russell Park Picnic area, when Hans slammed on the brakes for he'd seen a movement up in the trees. Out we piled and I was lucky enough to get a couple of shots of this rather attractive Pigeon...
  5. White-Headed Pigeon

    White-Headed Pigeon

    OK, it's just a pigeon... but a handsome one, I reckon, if rather comical!
  6. White-headed Pigeon

    White-headed Pigeon

    Another shot of this one .
  7. White-headed Pigeon

    White-headed Pigeon

  8. Female White-headed Pigeon

    Female White-headed Pigeon

    Showing the Pigeon side-on(to give a choice for opus)
  9. Female White-headed Pigeon

    Female White-headed Pigeon

    This female White-headed Pigeon was the first bird of this species to visit our waterhole.Male birds have pure white heads and necks,easy to separate from females,as shown.
  10. "Ready for take-off"

    "Ready for take-off"

    Although reasonably common along the East Coast of Australia,we rarely see this White-headed Pigeon,a Fruit-Dove,in our area.This is a male just starting to leave its perch
  11. White-headed Pigeon

    White-headed Pigeon

    Not regularly seen in my area of Sydney (Northern Beaches)
  12. White Headed Pigeons

    White Headed Pigeons

    A pair of Australian white headed pigeon, seen near Spencer NSW, along Hawksbury river.
  13. White Headed Pigeon

    White Headed Pigeon

    Australian white headed pigeon, seen near Spencer NSW, along Hawksbury river.
  14. White-headed Pigeon

    White-headed Pigeon

  15. White-headed Pigeon

    White-headed Pigeon

    Another aspect of the male White-headed Pigeon posted yesterday,on a different perch this time.This pigeon is a fruit eater.
  16. White-headed Pigeon

    White-headed Pigeon

    This is a male White-headed Pigeon ,co-operating this morning while we went for a "Sunday Drive".
  17. White-headed pigeon - adult and juvenile

    White-headed pigeon - adult and juvenile

    Apparently one of the shyer pigeons and these two weren't making it easy by being so far up into the canopy. We think the grey crown and breast means the one on the right is the juvenile but happy for someone to confirm.
  18. New for our garden

    New for our garden

    This White-headed Pigeon was a new bird for our garden, when it came to visit on a very wet day.This is a fruit-eating pigeon,found in the rainforest,but also seen in open areas if food is available..We know that this is a crummy shot,photographed through a glass window,with the bird on our...
  19. White-headed Pigeon

    White-headed Pigeon

    After an absence of about one year, two of this species have turned-up at our feeder.
  20. White-headed Pigeon - Female

    White-headed Pigeon - Female

    A different shot with the early morning light showing up the duller colours of the females. The grey on white on the neck and chest area gradually gets whiter as they grow older.
  21. White-headed Pigeon

    White-headed Pigeon

    At the risk of being boring i thought I would post another of these. The colours on this bird are a highlight in this shot.
  22. White-headed pigeon

    White-headed pigeon

    A different view. One of my favourite birds. Liked the colour in this shot, thought you may enjoy it also.
  23. White-headed Pigeon

    White-headed Pigeon

    Immature, not yet fully coloured. Taken in drizzly rain in very low light.
  24. White-headed Pigeon

    White-headed Pigeon

    Regular visitors to my back yard. New to bird photography, but enjoying the challenge. Normally only visit during the winter months.
  25. Who Said You Could Eat

    Who Said You Could Eat

    Rainbow Lorikeets & White Headed Pigeons