Red-browed Finch

Bird life with Tony Wellimgton These plucky little birds gather in small flocks of around ten or twelve. They are readily spotted because they feed low to the ground, often…

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Grey Fantail

Bird life With Tony Wellington No one can have walked the forest paths of Noosa without coming across a Grey Fantail. These plucky little birds are adapted to a wide…

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Red-backed Fairy-wren

Bird Life with Tony Wellington  The Red-backed Fairy-wren is the smallest of Australia’s fairy-wrens, and the only one not to display some blue plumage. Of course, it’s just the males…

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The Scarlet Honeyeater

SCARLET HONEYEATER Bird Life with Tony Wellington  The Scarlet Honeyeater is a spectacular little bird and the most brightly coloured of the local honeyeaters. They forage high up in the…

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Glossy Black Cockatoos

Bird Life with Tony Wellington Glossy Black Cockatoos (Calyptorhyncus lathami) are not glossy at all. They are predominantly brown-black with bright tail panels. Glossy Black Cockatoos are also extremely fussy…

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