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Black Swan at Point Hut Pond

Cygnus atratus at Point Hut Pond - 28 Mar 2016

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Waterfowl Cygnus atratus 21 Jul 2016 michaelb

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On Point Hut Pond.

2 comments

wrote:
   21 Jul 2016
oh wow, since when do you get so many down there? I haven't been for a while but I have only ever seen a few there
wrote:
   21 Jul 2016
Normally I only see two adults, so this was quite exceptional - some visitors from nearby perhaps......

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Phalacrocorax carbo (Great Cormorant) at Point Hut Pond - 2 Feb 2020 by michaelb Elseyornis melanops (Black-fronted Dotterel) at Point Hut Pond - 2 Feb 2020 by michaelb Typha domingensis (Narrow-leaved Cumbungee) at Point Hut Pond - 2 Feb 2020 by michaelb Typha domingensis (Narrow-leaved Cumbungee) at Point Hut Pond - 2 Feb 2020 by michaelb Anhinga novaehollandiae (Australasian Darter) at Point Hut Pond - 2 Feb 2020 by michaelb Ocyphaps lophotes (Crested Pigeon) at Point Hut Pond - 2 Feb 2020 by michaelb Eragrostis curvula (African Lovegrass) at Point Hut Pond - 2 Feb 2020 by michaelb Rumex brownii (Slender Dock, Swamp Dock) at Point Hut Pond - 2 Feb 2020 by michaelb Oenothera lindheimeri (Clockweed) at Point Hut Pond - 2 Feb 2020 by michaelb Porphyrio melanotus (Australasian Swamphen) at Point Hut Pond - 2 Feb 2020 by michaelb Persicaria decipiens (Slender Knotweed) at Point Hut Pond - 2 Feb 2020 by michaelb Persicaria lapathifolia (Pale Knotweed) at Point Hut Pond - 2 Feb 2020 by michaelb Macropus giganteus (Eastern Grey Kangaroo) at Point Hut Pond - 22 Jul 2018 by michaelb Gazania linearis (Gazania) at Point Hut Pond - 6 Oct 2016 by michaelb Symphyotrichum subulatum (Wild Aster, Bushy Starwort) at Point Hut Pond - 27 Mar 2016 by michaelb Caligavis chrysops (Yellow-faced Honeyeater) at Point Hut Pond - 6 Dec 2015 by michaelb Chauliognathus lugubris (Plague soldier beetle) at Point Hut Pond - 6 Dec 2015 by michaelb Melilotus indicus (Hexham Scent) at Point Hut Pond - 28 Oct 2015 by michaelb Gazania linearis (Gazania) at Point Hut Pond - 10 Oct 2015 by RyuCallaway Grevillea juniperina (Grevillea) at Point Hut Pond - 7 Sep 2015 by michaelb Chenonetta jubata (Australian Wood Duck) at Point Hut Pond - 7 Sep 2015 by michaelb Schoenoplectus pungens (Common Three-Square) at Point Hut Pond - 11 Apr 2015 by michaelb Typha orientalis (Broad-leaved Cumbumgi) at Point Hut Pond - 11 Apr 2015 by michaelb Schoenoplectus pungens (Common Three-Square) at Point Hut Pond - 11 Apr 2015 by michaelb Oenothera lindheimeri (Clockweed) at Point Hut Pond - 11 Apr 2015 by michaelb
Phalacrocorax carbo (Great Cormorant) at Point Hut Pond - 2 Feb 2020 by michaelb
Elseyornis melanops (Black-fronted Dotterel) at Point Hut Pond - 2 Feb 2020 by michaelb
Typha domingensis (Narrow-leaved Cumbungee) at Point Hut Pond - 2 Feb 2020 by michaelb
Typha domingensis (Narrow-leaved Cumbungee) at Point Hut Pond - 2 Feb 2020 by michaelb
Anhinga novaehollandiae (Australasian Darter) at Point Hut Pond - 2 Feb 2020 by michaelb
Ocyphaps lophotes (Crested Pigeon) at Point Hut Pond - 2 Feb 2020 by michaelb
Eragrostis curvula (African Lovegrass) at Point Hut Pond - 2 Feb 2020 by michaelb
Rumex brownii (Slender Dock, Swamp Dock) at Point Hut Pond - 2 Feb 2020 by michaelb
Oenothera lindheimeri (Clockweed) at Point Hut Pond - 2 Feb 2020 by michaelb
Porphyrio melanotus (Australasian Swamphen) at Point Hut Pond - 2 Feb 2020 by michaelb
Persicaria decipiens (Slender Knotweed) at Point Hut Pond - 2 Feb 2020 by michaelb
Persicaria lapathifolia (Pale Knotweed) at Point Hut Pond - 2 Feb 2020 by michaelb
Macropus giganteus (Eastern Grey Kangaroo) at Point Hut Pond - 22 Jul 2018 by michaelb
Gazania linearis (Gazania) at Point Hut Pond - 6 Oct 2016 by michaelb
Symphyotrichum subulatum (Wild Aster, Bushy Starwort) at Point Hut Pond - 27 Mar 2016 by michaelb
Caligavis chrysops (Yellow-faced Honeyeater) at Point Hut Pond - 6 Dec 2015 by michaelb
Chauliognathus lugubris (Plague soldier beetle) at Point Hut Pond - 6 Dec 2015 by michaelb
Melilotus indicus (Hexham Scent) at Point Hut Pond - 28 Oct 2015 by michaelb
Gazania linearis (Gazania) at Point Hut Pond - 10 Oct 2015 by RyuCallaway
Grevillea juniperina (Grevillea) at Point Hut Pond - 7 Sep 2015 by michaelb
Chenonetta jubata (Australian Wood Duck) at Point Hut Pond - 7 Sep 2015 by michaelb
Schoenoplectus pungens (Common Three-Square) at Point Hut Pond - 11 Apr 2015 by michaelb
Typha orientalis (Broad-leaved Cumbumgi) at Point Hut Pond - 11 Apr 2015 by michaelb
Schoenoplectus pungens (Common Three-Square) at Point Hut Pond - 11 Apr 2015 by michaelb
Oenothera lindheimeri (Clockweed) at Point Hut Pond - 11 Apr 2015 by michaelb

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 10 Abundance
  • 27 Mar 2016 Recorded on
  • michaelb Recorded by

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