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6 Australian Owlet-nightjar at Red Hill Nature Reserve

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Aegotheles cristatus at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 12 May 2020
Aegotheles cristatus at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 12 May 2020

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Looking very toasty on an Autumn afternoon.

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Illilanga wrote:
   12 May 2020
Super cute!

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Aegotheles cristatus (Australian Owlet-nightjar) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 15 May 2020 by roymcd Accipiter fasciatus (Brown Goshawk) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 12 Apr 2019 by roymcd Charaxes sempronius (Tailed Emperor) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 8 Mar 2019 by roymcd Macropus rufogriseus (Red-necked Wallaby) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 30 Sep 2018 by roymcd Pachycephala pectoralis (Golden Whistler) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 12 Sep 2018 by roymcd Pachycephala pectoralis (Golden Whistler) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 11 Sep 2018 by roymcd Myrmecia sp. (genus) (Bull ant or Jack Jumper) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 24 Mar 2018 by MichaelMulvaney Paralucia pyrodiscus (Fiery Copper) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 14 Dec 2017 by roymcd Dacelo novaeguineae (Laughing Kookaburra) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 22 Sep 2017 by roymcd Macropus rufogriseus (Red-necked Wallaby) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 20 Sep 2017 by roymcd Petroica rosea (Rose Robin) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 29 Aug 2017 by roymcd Petroica rosea (Rose Robin) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 26 Aug 2017 by roymcd Pachycephala pectoralis (Golden Whistler) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 14 Aug 2017 by roymcd Nesoptilotis leucotis (White-eared Honeyeater) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 4 May 2017 by roymcd Nesoptilotis leucotis (White-eared Honeyeater) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 30 Apr 2017 by roymcd Macropus rufogriseus (Red-necked Wallaby) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 13 Apr 2017 by roymcd Macropus rufogriseus (Red-necked Wallaby) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 14 Mar 2017 by roymcd Macropus rufogriseus (Red-necked Wallaby) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 30 Jan 2017 by roymcd Thysanotus tuberosus subsp. tuberosus (Common Fringe-lily) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 25 Nov 2016 by roymcd Strepera graculina (Pied Currawong) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 21 Oct 2016 by roymcd Petroica rosea (Rose Robin) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 15 Sep 2016 by roymcd Pyrrholaemus sagittata (Speckled Warbler) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 21 Jul 2016 by roymcd Petroica boodang (Scarlet Robin) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 2 May 2016 by roymcd Macropus rufogriseus (Red-necked Wallaby) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 27 Mar 2016 by roymcd Eumeninae sp. (subfamily) (Unidentified Potter wasp) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 8 Feb 2016 by roymcd Dasypodia cymatodes (Northern old lady moth) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 28 Jan 2016 by roymcd Lampropholis delicata (Delicate Skink) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 9 Jan 2016 by roymcd Bursaria spinosa subsp. lasiophylla (Australian Blackthorn) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 16 Nov 2015 by roymcd Cheilanthes austrotenuifolia (Rock fern) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 16 Nov 2015 by roymcd Neochmia temporalis (Red-browed Finch) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 23 Oct 2015 by roymcd Myiagra cyanoleuca (Satin Flycatcher) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 22 Oct 2015 by roymcd Melithreptus lunatus (White-naped Honeyeater) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 29 Aug 2015 by roymcd
Aegotheles cristatus (Australian Owlet-nightjar) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 15 May 2020 by roymcd
Accipiter fasciatus (Brown Goshawk) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 12 Apr 2019 by roymcd
Charaxes sempronius (Tailed Emperor) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 8 Mar 2019 by roymcd
Macropus rufogriseus (Red-necked Wallaby) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 30 Sep 2018 by roymcd
Pachycephala pectoralis (Golden Whistler) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 12 Sep 2018 by roymcd
Pachycephala pectoralis (Golden Whistler) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 11 Sep 2018 by roymcd
Myrmecia sp. (genus) (Bull ant or Jack Jumper) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 24 Mar 2018 by MichaelMulvaney
Paralucia pyrodiscus (Fiery Copper) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 14 Dec 2017 by roymcd
Dacelo novaeguineae (Laughing Kookaburra) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 22 Sep 2017 by roymcd
Macropus rufogriseus (Red-necked Wallaby) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 20 Sep 2017 by roymcd
Petroica rosea (Rose Robin) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 29 Aug 2017 by roymcd
Petroica rosea (Rose Robin) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 26 Aug 2017 by roymcd
Pachycephala pectoralis (Golden Whistler) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 14 Aug 2017 by roymcd
Nesoptilotis leucotis (White-eared Honeyeater) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 4 May 2017 by roymcd
Nesoptilotis leucotis (White-eared Honeyeater) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 30 Apr 2017 by roymcd
Macropus rufogriseus (Red-necked Wallaby) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 13 Apr 2017 by roymcd
Macropus rufogriseus (Red-necked Wallaby) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 14 Mar 2017 by roymcd
Macropus rufogriseus (Red-necked Wallaby) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 30 Jan 2017 by roymcd
Thysanotus tuberosus subsp. tuberosus (Common Fringe-lily) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 25 Nov 2016 by roymcd
Strepera graculina (Pied Currawong) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 21 Oct 2016 by roymcd
Petroica rosea (Rose Robin) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 15 Sep 2016 by roymcd
Pyrrholaemus sagittata (Speckled Warbler) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 21 Jul 2016 by roymcd
Petroica boodang (Scarlet Robin) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 2 May 2016 by roymcd
Macropus rufogriseus (Red-necked Wallaby) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 27 Mar 2016 by roymcd
Eumeninae sp. (subfamily) (Unidentified Potter wasp) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 8 Feb 2016 by roymcd
Dasypodia cymatodes (Northern old lady moth) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 28 Jan 2016 by roymcd
Lampropholis delicata (Delicate Skink) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 9 Jan 2016 by roymcd
Bursaria spinosa subsp. lasiophylla (Australian Blackthorn) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 16 Nov 2015 by roymcd
Cheilanthes austrotenuifolia (Rock fern) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 16 Nov 2015 by roymcd
Neochmia temporalis (Red-browed Finch) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 23 Oct 2015 by roymcd
Myiagra cyanoleuca (Satin Flycatcher) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 22 Oct 2015 by roymcd
Melithreptus lunatus (White-naped Honeyeater) at Red Hill Nature Reserve - 29 Aug 2015 by roymcd

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 11 May 2020 Recorded on
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