Our Bird List

If you're a keen bird observer
you'll find plenty to interest you on a Colonial Way holiday as this comprehensive listing shows. Bring your bird observation book, binoculars and camera and we'll point you in the right direction.

Even if you're not, the prolific bird life will add an extra dimension to your visit.

These observations were recorded by our clients over a number of years, with significant contributions by The Bird Observer's Club, Jim and Anne Blackney and Don Franklin.


Tree Creeper

White-browed Babbler
Rainbow Bee-eater
Crested Bellbird
Mistletoe Bird
Masked Blackwing
White Faced Chat
White Winged Chough
Sulphur-Crested Cockatoo
White Cockatoo
Little Corella
Long-billed Corella
Little Pied Cormorant
Blue Crane
Horsefield's Bronze-cuckoo
Black-faced Cuckoo-shrike
Little Cuckoo-shrike
Fan-tailed Cuckoo
White-bellied Cuckoo-shrike
Peaceful Dove
Turtle Dove
Pacific Black Duck
Maned Duck
Wood Duck
Little Eagle
Wedge-tailed Eagle
Brown Falcon
Grey Fantail
Diamond Firetail Finch
Zebra Finch
Brown Flycatcher
Restless Flycatcher
Little Friar-bird
Brown Goshawk
Little Grassbird
Marsh Harrier
Brown Hawk
Pacific Heron
White Faced Heron
White Necked Heron
Black Faced Honeyeater
Black Chinned
Brown Headed Honeyeater

Fuscous Honeyeater
New Holland Honeyeater
Painted Honeyeater
Spiny-Cheeked Honeyeater
Tawny-crowned Honeyeater
White Bearded Honeyeater
White-eared Honeyeater
White-naped Honeyeater
White Plumed Honeyeater
Yellow Plumed Honeyeater
Yellow Tufted Honeyeater
Sacred Ibis
Straw-necked Ibis
White Ibis
Nankeen Kestrel
Sacred Kingfisher
Black Shouldered Kite
Laughing Kookaburra
Masked Lapwing
Ground Lark
Magpie Lark
Little Lorikeet
Musk Lorikeet
Black Backed Magpie
White Backed Magpie
Tree Martin
Noisy Minor
Dusky Moorhen
Owlet Nightjar
Olive-backed Oriole
Boobook Owl
Eastern Striated Pardalote
Spotted Pardalote
Striated Pardalote
Red Rumped Parrot
Common Bronzewing
Brush Bronzewing
Crested Pigeon
Domestic Pigeon
Richard's Pipit
Brown Quail
Painted Quail
Australian Raven
Little Raven
Clamorous Reedwarbler
Flame Robin
Hooded Robin

Red Capped Robin
Scarlet Robin
Southern Scrub-Robin
Yellow Robin
Eastern Rosella
Australian Shelduck
Mountain Shelduck
Crested Shrike-tit
Eastern Shrike-tit
Black-capped Sittella
Orange Winged Sittella
Brown Songlark
Rufous Songlark
House Sparrow
Collared Sparrowhawk
Yellow Billed Spoonbill
Shining Starling
Dusky Wood-swallow
Welcome Swallow
Spine-tailed Swift
Brown Thornbill
Buff-tailed Thornbill
Chestnut Rumped Thornbill
Little Thornbill
Yellow Rumped Thornbill
Grey Thrush
Brown Treecreeper
White Throated Treecreeper
Grey Thrush
White Winged Triller
Willie Wagtail
Speckled Warbler
White Tailed Warbler
Red Wattlebird
Brown Weebill
Gilbert Whistler
Golden Whistler
Rufous Whistler
Eastern Whiteface
Southern Whiteface
Jacky Winter
Dusky Woodswallow
Purple-backed Wren
Shy Ground-wren
Superb Blue Wren
Superb Fairy-wren.

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