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Highlights

The other day while sitting near large windows overlooking my garden, I heard a pair of ravens making a particularly loud noise. I looked up from the book I was reading, ok I confess, the game I was playing on my iPad, to see my neighbour’s tree filled with sulphur crested cockatoos. 160 more words

Cockatoos Aplenty!

These days, the Sulphur-crested cockatoos that inhabit the local park are making themselves more visible that ever. I’m not sure whether it’s simply because their numbers have increased, or whether the cockies are becoming bolder in their habits, but over the last few weeks there have been many, many of these amazing birds, searching for food around the local river banks, and even on the grassy footpaths outside the houses that are located in the more quiet areas of our suburb.. 70 more words

On my front fence

Yesterday (Nikon D3000, DSLR, on auto with softened backgrounds)  Cropped, sharpened, saved for web in GIMP

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A cockatoo in my backyard

All these photos are of the same sulphur-crested cockatoo in rapidly changing light conditions. There were more cockies but they flew away when I came out with the camera. 44 more words

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Landing Cockatoo

Sulphur-crested cockatoo landing on my front fence (Nikon D3000)

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On my front fence

A few of the birds visiting my front fence this week. (Nikon D3000 DSLR) 9 more words

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A Grounded Cockatoo

Hello people. This sulphur-crested cockatoo was around for a few days. I think this could be an old bird. It could not fly up on to the fence, yet had no trouble coasting a fair distance away from off the fence. 278 more words

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