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  1. Laughing Kookaburra

    Laughing Kookaburra

    Laughing Kookaburra
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    The Aussie Blue-winged Kookaburra Is A Weapon In-flight

    When you think of Aussie Kookaburra's, well the Laughing K is the one as it is a bit of an Aussie icon, but they have little known cousins in PNG and northern Australia as well. The northern Australian edition is called the Blue-winged K. On the perch it is disproportionally big-headed and slim...
  3. Laughing Kookaburra

    Laughing Kookaburra

    Normally I don't take photos of this bird, as it is an introduced species in Western Australia. However, I need a shot for a project I'm working on, and the light was so good this morning.
  4. On your mark, get set, go!

    On your mark, get set, go!

    Laughing Kookaburras
  5. Blue-winged Kookaburra

    Blue-winged Kookaburra

    We don't get this bird around Perth, so it was nice to see them inn Queensland.
  6. Rat for Breakfast

    Rat for Breakfast

    The Laughing Kookaburra was introduced to Western Australia from Victoria in 1896 and is firmly established in the south west. Unfortunately it is a predator of the nestlings of smaller birds.
  7. Laughing Kookaburra

    Laughing Kookaburra

  8. Nudge, nudge, wink, wink

    Nudge, nudge, wink, wink

    No longer a lifer, but the Kookaburras at Centennial Park posed even closer and in better light than the ones the day before in the Botanical Gardens. Consider yourselves warned: There may be more Kookaburra shots
  9. Kookaburra at Ashton Park Sydney

    Kookaburra at Ashton Park Sydney

    A pair of Aussie Kookaburra perched in a tree in Ashton Park on Bradleys Head, Sydney. I am a tad confused. I had thought that our "Laughing Jackass" bird song was unique. But, I have seen two vintage movies in which a similar song is heard. One movie being BnW, the other in Colour...
  10. Laughing Kookaburra

    Laughing Kookaburra

    An Aussie icon enjoys the morning sun as its mate looks on from the shadows.
  11. Blue-winged Kookaburra

    Blue-winged Kookaburra

    At the Varirata National Park, Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
  12. Lifer

    Lifer

    Another view of the precious Kookaburra.
  13. Kookaburra (lifer)

    Kookaburra (lifer)

    A lifer for me I either don't have my camera or I am driving when I see one of our precious Aussie Kookaburra's but today was my lucky day I went for a walk to see if I could photograph some of our local birdlife I got to a little dirt road where there is an abundance of finches when just as I...
  14. Kookaburra attack

    Kookaburra attack

    Kookaburra on route to his prey.
  15. Laughing Kookaburra

    Laughing Kookaburra

    It seems their numbers are declining in the eastern States. They would be welcome to remove the WA population.
  16. kookaburra

    kookaburra

  17. seriously

    seriously

    kookaburra not laughing
  18. The last thing a bug says "OH SHIT, this isn't good!"

    The last thing a bug says "OH SHIT, this isn't good!"

  19. kookaburra

    kookaburra

    kookaburra with Bardi Grub
  20. Hungover?

    Hungover?

    The morning after...
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