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Laughing Kookaburra at Red Hill Nature Reserve

Dacelo novaeguineae at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 23 Nov 2018

Identification history

Magpie or larger Dacelo novaeguineae 23 Nov 2018 natureguy
Magpie or larger Dacelo novaeguineae 23 Nov 2018 JackyF

Author's notes

Pair often sitting in these trees overlooking water tank outlet stream looking for prey. At first I thought this was a young one, but I think the feathers were just ruffled due to the wind. Probably it is too early for young?

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(genus) (Unidentified Rhinaria weevil) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 8 Jan 2019 Neochmia temporalis (Red-browed Finch) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 8 Jan 2019 Accipiter fasciatus (Brown Goshawk) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 1 Jan 2019 Apis mellifera (European honey bee) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 29 Dec 2018 Accipiter fasciatus (Brown Goshawk) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 24 Dec 2018 Pisauridae sp. 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(genus) (TBC) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 3 Nov 2018 Vulpes vulpes (Red Fox) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 2 Nov 2018 Bulbine bulbosa (Golden Lily) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 30 Oct 2018 Myiagra rubecula (Leaden Flycatcher) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 27 Oct 2018 Zosterops lateralis (Silvereye) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 27 Oct 2018 Tachyglossus aculeatus (Short-beaked Echidna) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 23 Oct 2018 Asperula conferta (Common Woodruff) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 21 Oct 2018 Vittadinia cuneata var. cuneata (Fuzzy New Holland Daisy) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 13 Oct 2018 Asperula conferta (Common Woodruff) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 13 Oct 2018 Bulbine bulbosa (Golden Lily) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 13 Oct 2018 Clania lewinii (Lewin's case moth) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 8 Sep 2018 Olea europaea subsp. cuspidata (African Olive) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 8 Sep 2018 Melichrus urceolatus (Urn heath) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 5 Aug 2018 Melichrus urceolatus (Urn heath) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 19 Jul 2018 Dacelo novaeguineae (Laughing Kookaburra) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 28 May 2018 Ptilonorhynchus violaceus (Satin Bowerbird) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 26 May 2018 Petroica boodang (Scarlet Robin) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 22 May 2018
Colluricincla harmonica (TBC) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 21 Sep 2019
Wurmbea dioica subsp. dioica (Early Nancy) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 20 Sep 2019
Pachycephala pectoralis (Golden Whistler) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 20 Sep 2019
Scopula rubraria (Reddish Wave) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 18 Sep 2019
Dodonaea viscosa (Hop Bush) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 18 Sep 2019
Pogona barbata (Eastern Bearded Dragon) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 18 Sep 2019
Dacelo novaeguineae (Laughing Kookaburra) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 15 Sep 2019
Smicrornis brevirostris (Weebill) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 11 Sep 2019
Smicrornis brevirostris (Weebill) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 23 Aug 2019
Smicrornis brevirostris (Weebill) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 22 Aug 2019
Colluricincla harmonica (Grey Shrike-thrush) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 3 Aug 2019
Smicrornis brevirostris (Weebill) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 1 Aug 2019
Colluricincla harmonica (Grey Shrike-thrush) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 31 Jul 2019
Melichrus urceolatus (Urn heath) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 28 Jul 2019
Isodontia sp. (genus) (Unidentified Grass-carrying wasp) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 28 Jul 2019
Smicrornis brevirostris (Weebill) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 28 Jul 2019
Petroica boodang (Scarlet Robin) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 27 Jul 2019
Petroica rosea (Rose Robin) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 24 Jul 2019
Colluricincla harmonica (Grey Shrike-thrush) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 23 Jul 2019
Petroica boodang (Scarlet Robin) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 23 Jul 2019
Pardalotus striatus (Striated Pardalote) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 15 Jul 2019
Pardalotus punctatus (Spotted Pardalote) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 15 Jul 2019
Pachycephala pectoralis (Golden Whistler) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 27 Jun 2019
Laccaria sp. (A white-spored mycrorhizal mushroom) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 12 Jun 2019
Petroica boodang (Scarlet Robin) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 12 Jun 2019
Acanthiza reguloides (Buff-rumped Thornbill) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 12 Jun 2019
Malurus cyaneus (Superb Fairywren) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 31 May 2019
Neochmia temporalis (Red-browed Finch) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 31 May 2019
Petroica boodang (Scarlet Robin) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 31 May 2019
Malurus cyaneus (Superb Fairywren) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 26 May 2019
Melichrus urceolatus (Urn heath) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 16 May 2019
Smicrornis brevirostris (Weebill) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 12 May 2019
Phylloporus sp. at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 27 Apr 2019
Laccaria sp. (A white-spored mycrorhizal mushroom) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 22 Apr 2019
Xerochrysum viscosum (Sticky everlasting) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 22 Apr 2019
Eriophora sp. (genus) (Garden orb weaver) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 6 Apr 2019
Tasmanicosa sp. (genus) (Unidentified Tasmanicosa wolf spider) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 6 Apr 2019
Lycosidae sp. (family) (Unidentified wolf spider) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 6 Apr 2019
Platycercus eximius (Eastern Rosella) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 29 Mar 2019
Calotis lappulacea (Yellow burr daisy) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 24 Mar 2019
Iridomyrmex purpureus (Meat Ant) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 22 Mar 2019
Heteronympha merope (Common Brown) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 22 Mar 2019
Hyalarcta huebneri (Leafy Case Moth) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 22 Mar 2019
Alisterus scapularis (Australian King-Parrot) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 22 Mar 2019
Glycine clandestina (Twining glycine) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 22 Mar 2019
Callocephalon fimbriatum (Gang-gang Cockatoo) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 22 Mar 2019
Tachinidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Bristle fly) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 21 Mar 2019
Papilio anactus (Dainty Swallowtail) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 19 Mar 2019
Neochmia temporalis (Red-browed Finch) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 17 Mar 2019
Pardalotus punctatus (Spotted Pardalote) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 17 Mar 2019
Myiagra rubecula (Leaden Flycatcher) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 17 Mar 2019
Anthela varia (Varied anthelid) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 17 Mar 2019
Lasiocampidae sp. (family) (Snout moth) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 17 Mar 2019
Zanda funereus (Yellow-tailed Black-Cockatoo) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 16 Mar 2019
Lepidoscia arctiella (Tower Case Moth) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 16 Mar 2019
Rhipidura fuliginosa (Grey Fantail) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 11 Mar 2019
Pachycephala pectoralis (Golden Whistler) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 11 Mar 2019
Rhipidura rufifrons (Rufous Fantail) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 11 Mar 2019
Macropus giganteus (Eastern Grey Kangaroo) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 10 Mar 2019
Callocephalon fimbriatum (Gang-gang Cockatoo) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 10 Mar 2019
Callocephalon fimbriatum (Gang-gang Cockatoo) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 10 Mar 2019
Lampropholis delicata (Delicate Skink) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 9 Mar 2019
Rhipidura fuliginosa (Grey Fantail) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 8 Mar 2019
Orthetrum caledonicum (Blue Skimmer) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 1 Mar 2019
Alisterus scapularis (Australian King-Parrot) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 31 Jan 2019
Neochmia temporalis (Red-browed Finch) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 31 Jan 2019
Rhipidura fuliginosa (Grey Fantail) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 19 Jan 2019
Accipiter fasciatus (Brown Goshawk) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 11 Jan 2019
Zosterops lateralis (Silvereye) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 9 Jan 2019
Neochmia temporalis (Red-browed Finch) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 9 Jan 2019
Rhinaria sp. (genus) (Unidentified Rhinaria weevil) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 8 Jan 2019
Neochmia temporalis (Red-browed Finch) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 8 Jan 2019
Accipiter fasciatus (Brown Goshawk) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 1 Jan 2019
Apis mellifera (European honey bee) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 29 Dec 2018
Accipiter fasciatus (Brown Goshawk) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 24 Dec 2018
Pisauridae sp. (family) (Water spider) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 11 Dec 2018
Tachyglossus aculeatus (Short-beaked Echidna) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 11 Dec 2018
Callocephalon fimbriatum (Gang-gang Cockatoo) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 30 Nov 2018
Dodonaea viscosa subsp. angustissima (Hop Bush) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 18 Nov 2018
Tachyglossus aculeatus (Short-beaked Echidna) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 17 Nov 2018
Geranium solanderi var. solanderi (Native Geranium) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 17 Nov 2018
Accipiter fasciatus (Brown Goshawk) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 10 Nov 2018
Leptorhynchos squamatus (Scaly Buttons) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 4 Nov 2018
Goniaea sp. (genus) (TBC) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 3 Nov 2018
Vulpes vulpes (Red Fox) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 2 Nov 2018
Bulbine bulbosa (Golden Lily) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 30 Oct 2018
Myiagra rubecula (Leaden Flycatcher) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 27 Oct 2018
Zosterops lateralis (Silvereye) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 27 Oct 2018
Tachyglossus aculeatus (Short-beaked Echidna) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 23 Oct 2018
Asperula conferta (Common Woodruff) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 21 Oct 2018
Vittadinia cuneata var. cuneata (Fuzzy New Holland Daisy) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 13 Oct 2018
Asperula conferta (Common Woodruff) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 13 Oct 2018
Bulbine bulbosa (Golden Lily) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 13 Oct 2018
Clania lewinii (Lewin's case moth) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 8 Sep 2018
Olea europaea subsp. cuspidata (African Olive) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 8 Sep 2018
Melichrus urceolatus (Urn heath) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 5 Aug 2018
Melichrus urceolatus (Urn heath) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 19 Jul 2018
Dacelo novaeguineae (Laughing Kookaburra) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 28 May 2018
Ptilonorhynchus violaceus (Satin Bowerbird) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 26 May 2018
Petroica boodang (Scarlet Robin) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 22 May 2018

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