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It was beginning to look like a Hitchcock scene!

Wattlebirds, and New Holland, Singing, and Brown Honeyeaters all lurking and chirping because the feeders were empty! Human heeded, took out bucket for warm soapy water, a pitcher of fresh ‘nectar’ and the garden hose. Scrubbed, rinsed then refilled the … Continue reading

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Hail and farewell

After the Melville council arborist checked the gum tree, it’s been decided that it has to go.  The whole thing.  Damned shame, as that tree was a home, haven, nesting site, photography stage and food supply for hundreds of birds.  … Continue reading

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Some people need to keep their opinions to themselves

And not have a hissy-fit, or resort to snide insults and insinuations. It’s not news that we had to cut back out bottlebrush trees because of having solar panels installed (even though they don’t cast shade on the roof). Because … Continue reading

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I had visitors in my front yard!

Went out to pick limes from my tree, and hear odd cawing noises. Looked up, saw a splash of red in black feathers. Quick stepped into the house, got my camera and got a few shots. : Red-Tailed Black Cockatoos … Continue reading

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Yeah, I over did it a bit

And would do so again! The “Animal and Wildlife Photography” workshop and practical application of it was great. I didn’t take as many photos as usual, as I tended to get the shot I wanted with two or three attempts … Continue reading

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