Currawongs vs Magpies At a recent family gathering where physical distancing was strictly enforced, my dear Uncle pointed out that in my blog post about the Victorian Fortifications at Middle Head, I had made a mistake. I had incorrectly identified magpies as currawongs. This is a grave error and my family of amateur but deadly … Continue reading Know your currawongs
A sunny day, a beautiful lake and amusing pelicans make up my first photo safari in months.
My mum lives on a 2.8 hectare (7 acre) rural-residential property near Bellingen on the Mid-north coast of NSW, Australia. Perched on a hill, her home for last 31 years, is surrounded by beef and dairy farms and lots of hobby farmers growing “herbs” of various kinds. Mum’s property is not much use as a … Continue reading Critters in Bellingen, NSW.