Birdpedia – Australia – Weekly Digest

The following is a digest of Sightings Reported on Birdpedia for the period Monday, May 30, 2022 to Sunday, June 5, 2022:

Area: SA

Location: On our Rockleigh property

House Sparrow (Passer domesticus) (1) Species number 91 ! And what do we see ? A female house sparrow. Couldn’t it have been something more exciting . . . → Read More: Birdpedia – Australia – Weekly Digest

FW: Spring at last!



From: Wim Vader <; Sent: onsdag 25. mai 2022 10:53 To: Willem Jan Marinus Vader <; Subject: Spring at last!


I last mailed from Tromsø on 30 April, with the heading: "How long was Adam in Paradise?", and a description of the return of winter . . . → Read More: FW: Spring at last!

Witchelina South Australia Chestnut-breasted Whiteface

Hope everyone is doing well.  I am visiting Australia for a meeting in June and will be traveling in South Australia in late June.


I was wondering if anyone had suggestions about Chestnut-breasted Whiteface in the Witchelina area (or anywhere nearby). 

I found the eBird list below . . . → Read More: Witchelina South Australia Chestnut-breasted Whiteface

Re Death of Michael Hunter

I am sad to learn of Michael’s passing. I met him and wife Penny on a birding trip in West Papua – he was larger than life and great fun to be with. Best wishes to Penny Dave Dickson.

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Michael Hunter

Hi all,

My uncle Michael Hunter passed away on Sunday 22nd May at the age of 83, just shy of his birthday.

I know many of you met and also knew Michael, a unique character, nature enthusiast and bird watcher.

He traveled extensively in his pursuit of bird watching and saw several hundred Australian birds . . . → Read More: Michael Hunter

Ashy-bellied White-eyes – Fitzroy Island?

There have been a number of recent reports of Ashy-bellied White-eyes on Green Island off Cairns. Does anyone know if there have been reports – either positive or negative – on nearby Fitzroy Island? Regards Mark Stanley

Beachport Birds Australasian Pipit

Holidaying at Beachport on South Australia’s south eastern region at the moment and got the camera out… They are so well camouflaged and the reasons for their survivability are probably contained in the vision of introduced predators… Chris Shaw 409 675912www.ararelitus.comAfter the game, the King and the Pawn go into the same box.  – . . . → Read More: Beachport Birds Australasian Pipit

Birding-Aus Digest, Vol 103, Issue 3

Not all Italian kings and pawn

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Singing Honeyeaters @ St Kilda foreshore

Just a few rude comments about the singing ability of Singing Honeyeaters… on the St Kilda foreshore north of Adelaide…

… maybe Chirruping Honeyeaters would be better…

Chris Shaw +61 409 675912

After the game, the King and the Pawn go into the same box. – Italian proverb

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Kilcowera open -ADVERTISEMENT

Kilcowera Station – south of Thargomindah- is open for accommodation, powered camping and camping. See birds such as Hall’s Babbler, Chestnut-breasted Quail-Thrush, Bourkes Parrot, Major Mitchells Cockatoo and Orange Chat.

Check details at website


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