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Crimson Rosella - photo Bob Faulkner
 

PROPOSED EVENTS FOR 2019

 
 
 
 
Jul
25
Social Meeting, Nat. Parks Rep., Adam Fawcett, speaking on ID, Surveys and general Information of the Glossy Black-Cockatoo
 
 
 
Jul
27
Saturday Outing to Chaffey Dam leader Annabel Ashworth Ph 0427 694 174
 
 
 
Aug
22
Social meeting AGM and Speaker Ray Hare about ecotourism in Costa Rica, including humming bird footage
 
 
 
Sep
26
Lyn Allen speaking about Christmas Island Bird-week Activities
 
 
 
Sep
28
Saturday Outing to Rangari (to be confirmed)
 
 
 
Oct
24
Social Meeting, Jean Coady speaking about 20 years of Land Care
 
 
 
Oct
26
Saturday Outing to Tia Falls (to be confirmed)
 
 
 
Nov
28
Social Meeting
 
 
 
Nov
30
Saturday Outing to Armidale district (to be confirmed)
Australian King Parrot - Photo Bob Faulkner



INTERESTING AND UNUSUAL SIGHTINGS:
June Sightings

June
26
Plum-headed Finch at Borambil, Quirindi  by James Ardill (photo supplied)
 
 
 
June
26
Freckled Duck, approx. 6-7 sighted at Quipolly Dam by James Ardill
 
 
 
 
 
Freckled Duck, approx. 17-24 sighted at Quipolly Dam by Chris & Denise Kane
 
 
 
June
19
Yellow-tailed Black Cockatoo, 8 sighted at Back Kootingal Road by Marianne Terrill
 
 
 
June
20
Collared Sparrowhawk and 7 Red-winged Parrots, sighted at Back Kootingal Road by Bruce Terrill (Red-winged parrots were harassing Sparrowhawk).
 
June
11
Plum-headed Finch, 4 at Glengarvin Reserve


Spotted Quail-thrush at Dangar Falls, photo by Eric Fair, taken across the river from the parking area about half way from the river to the Look Down, Apologies for the quality of the photo, it was taken in a hurry with a “point and shoot” camera, but you can see enough to prove the identification





USEFUL LINKS :-








Graeme Chapman   Natural History Photographer
                                    and Ornithologist.  Great photos of Australian birds
















                                 

                        
























                                 

                        


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