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Ardea alba

1 Great Egret at Fyshwick, ACT

Ardea alba at Fyshwick, ACT - 7 Jan 2019
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Ardea alba 20 Mar 2019 natureguy
Ardea alba 19 Mar 2019 roymcd

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6 Nov 2020 by RodDeb Oxyura australis (Blue-billed Duck) at Fyshwick, ACT - 6 Nov 2020 by RodDeb Tramea loewii (Common Glider) at Fyshwick, ACT - 6 Nov 2020 by RodDeb Tramea loewii (Common Glider) at Fyshwick, ACT - 4 Nov 2020 by Christine Todiramphus sanctus (Sacred Kingfisher) at Fyshwick, ACT - 4 Nov 2020 by Christine Austrolestes leda (Wandering Ringtail) at Fyshwick, ACT - 4 Nov 2020 by Christine Oxyura australis (Blue-billed Duck) at Fyshwick, ACT - 2 Nov 2020 by RodDeb Calyptorhynchus funereus (Yellow-tailed Black-Cockatoo) at Fyshwick, ACT - 2 Nov 2020 by RodDeb Chelodina longicollis (Eastern Long-neck Turtle) at Fyshwick, ACT - 2 Nov 2020 by RodDeb Chelodina longicollis (Eastern Long-neck Turtle) at Fyshwick, ACT - 30 Oct 2020 by Christine Gallinago hardwickii (Latham's Snipe) at Fyshwick, ACT - 23 Oct 2020 by RodDeb Oxyura australis (Blue-billed Duck) at Fyshwick, ACT - 16 Oct 2020 by RodDeb Belenois java (Caper White) at Fyshwick, ACT - 16 Oct 2020 by RodDeb Sericornis frontalis (White-browed Scrubwren) at Fyshwick, ACT - 16 Oct 2020 by RodDeb Ardea alba (Great Egret) at Fyshwick, ACT - 16 Oct 2020 by RodDeb Gallinago hardwickii (Latham's Snipe) at Fyshwick, ACT - 15 Oct 2020 by regeraghty Malurus cyaneus (Superb Fairywren) at Fyshwick, ACT - 9 Oct 2020 by Cricket Oxyura australis (Blue-billed Duck) at Fyshwick, ACT - 9 Oct 2020 by RodDeb Gallinago hardwickii (Latham's Snipe) at Fyshwick, ACT - 9 Oct 2020 by RodDeb Vanellus miles (Masked Lapwing) at Fyshwick, ACT - 9 Oct 2020 by RodDeb Merops ornatus (Rainbow Bee-eater) at Fyshwick, ACT - 9 Oct 2020 by RodDeb Vanellus miles (Masked Lapwing) at Fyshwick, ACT - 7 Oct 2020 by Roger Oxyura australis (Blue-billed Duck) at Fyshwick, ACT - 7 Oct 2020 by Roger Oxyura australis (Blue-billed Duck) at Fyshwick, ACT - 26 Sep 2020 by roymcd Anax papuensis (Australian Emperor) at Fyshwick, ACT - 21 Sep 2020 by RodDeb Diplacodes bipunctata (Wandering Percher) at Fyshwick, ACT - 21 Sep 2020 by RodDeb Oxyura australis (Blue-billed Duck) at Fyshwick, ACT - 6 Sep 2020 by RodDeb Acrocephalus australis (Australian Reed-Warbler) at Fyshwick, ACT - 4 Sep 2020 by RodDeb Cygnus atratus (Black Swan) at Fyshwick, ACT - 4 Sep 2020 by RodDeb Erythrogonys cinctus (Red-kneed Dotterel) at Fyshwick, ACT - 4 Sep 2020 by RodDeb Cisticola exilis (Golden-headed Cisticola) at Fyshwick, ACT - 4 Sep 2020 by RodDeb Gallinago hardwickii (Latham's Snipe) at Fyshwick, ACT - 28 Aug 2020 by RodDeb Vanellus miles (Masked Lapwing) at Fyshwick, ACT - 28 Aug 2020 by RodDeb Gallinago hardwickii (Latham's Snipe) at Fyshwick, ACT - 24 Aug 2020 by Roger Phylidonyris novaehollandiae (New Holland Honeyeater) at Fyshwick, ACT - 6 Aug 2020 by RodDeb Cygnus atratus (Black Swan) at Fyshwick, ACT - 6 Aug 2020 by RodDeb Rhipidura albiscapa (Grey Fantail) at Fyshwick, ACT - 6 Aug 2020 by RodDeb Vulpes vulpes (Red Fox) at Fyshwick, ACT - 24 Jul 2020 by RodDeb Spatula rhynchotis (Australasian Shoveler) at Fyshwick, ACT - 16 Jul 2020 by RodDeb Oryctolagus cuniculus (European Rabbit) at Fyshwick, ACT - 9 Jul 2020 by RodDeb Falco berigora (Brown Falcon) at Fyshwick, ACT - 26 Jun 2020 by RodDeb Cygnus atratus (Black Swan) at Fyshwick, ACT - 26 Jun 2020 by RodDeb Cygnus atratus (Black Swan) at Fyshwick, ACT - 18 Jun 2020 by redsnow Zanda funereus (Yellow-tailed Black-Cockatoo) at Fyshwick, ACT - 12 Jun 2020 by RodDeb Falco berigora (Brown Falcon) at Fyshwick, ACT - 4 Jun 2020 by RodDeb Malurus cyaneus (Superb Fairywren) at Fyshwick, ACT - 29 May 2020 by RodDeb Sericornis frontalis (White-browed Scrubwren) at Fyshwick, ACT - 29 May 2020 by RodDeb Anhinga novaehollandiae (Australasian Darter) at Fyshwick, ACT - 15 May 2020 by WHall Zanda funereus (Yellow-tailed Black-Cockatoo) at Fyshwick, ACT - 23 Apr 2020 by RodDeb Taeniopygia bichenovii (Double-barred Finch) at Fyshwick, ACT - 23 Apr 2020 by RodDeb Todiramphus sanctus (Sacred Kingfisher) at Fyshwick, ACT - 14 Apr 2020 by jbromilow50 Zanda funereus (Yellow-tailed Black-Cockatoo) at Fyshwick, ACT - 14 Apr 2020 by jbromilow50 Zanda funereus (Yellow-tailed Black-Cockatoo) at Fyshwick, ACT - 14 Apr 2020 by jbromilow50 Taeniopygia bichenovii (Double-barred Finch) at Fyshwick, ACT - 9 Apr 2020 by RodDeb Acacia cultriformis (Knife Leaf Wattle) at Fyshwick, ACT - 7 Apr 2020 by JaneR Zanda funereus (Yellow-tailed Black-Cockatoo) at Fyshwick, ACT - 27 Mar 2020 by jbromilow50 Fabriogenia sp. (genus) (Spider wasp) at Fyshwick, ACT - 15 Mar 2020 by WHall Strepera graculina (Pied Currawong) at Fyshwick, ACT - 13 Mar 2020 by jbromilow50 Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at Fyshwick, ACT - 13 Mar 2020 by jbromilow50 Cisticola exilis (Golden-headed Cisticola) at Fyshwick, ACT - 13 Mar 2020 by jbromilow50 Elanus axillaris (Black-shouldered Kite) at Fyshwick, ACT - 9 Mar 2020 by RodDeb Cornu aspersum (Common Garden Snail) at Fyshwick, ACT - 9 Mar 2020 by RodDeb Eurystomus orientalis (Dollarbird) at Fyshwick, ACT - 14 Feb 2020 by RodDeb Artamus cyanopterus (Dusky Woodswallow) at Fyshwick, ACT - 6 Feb 2020 by RodDeb Zosterops lateralis (Silvereye) at Fyshwick, ACT - 6 Feb 2020 by RodDeb Eurystomus orientalis (Dollarbird) at Fyshwick, ACT - 6 Feb 2020 by RodDeb Helea ovata (Pie-dish beetle) at Fyshwick, ACT - 20 Jan 2020 by JohnBundock Rhipidura albiscapa (Grey Fantail) at Fyshwick, ACT - 18 Jan 2020 by RodDeb Chloropidae (family) (Frit fly) at Fyshwick, ACT - 9 Jan 2020 by Harrisi Vulpes vulpes (Red Fox) at Fyshwick, ACT - 6 Jan 2020 by RodDeb Malurus cyaneus (Superb Fairywren) at Fyshwick, ACT - 5 Jan 2020 by RodDeb Poodytes gramineus (Little Grassbird) at Fyshwick, ACT - 24 Dec 2019 by RodDeb Haliastur sphenurus (Whistling Kite) at Fyshwick, ACT - 24 Dec 2019 by RodDeb Phylidonyris novaehollandiae (New Holland Honeyeater) at Fyshwick, ACT - 24 Dec 2019 by RodDeb Dicranolaius bellulus (Red and Blue Pollen Beetle) at Fyshwick, ACT - 24 Dec 2019 by RodDeb
Fulica atra (Eurasian Coot) at Fyshwick, ACT - 12 Jun 2021 by MatthewFrawley
Artamus cyanopterus (Dusky Woodswallow) at Fyshwick, ACT - 4 Jun 2021 by Christine
Artamus cyanopterus (Dusky Woodswallow) at Fyshwick, ACT - 4 Jun 2021 by RodDeb
Vulpes vulpes (Red Fox) at Fyshwick, ACT - 31 May 2021 by roymcd
Rhipidura leucophrys (Willie Wagtail) at Fyshwick, ACT - 17 Mar 2021 by MatthewFrawley
Vespula germanica (European wasp) at Fyshwick, ACT - 8 Mar 2021 by SandraH
Stenarella victoriae (An ichneumon parasitic wasp) at Fyshwick, ACT - 26 Feb 2021 by Christine
Pachycephala rufiventris (Rufous Whistler) at Fyshwick, ACT - 5 Feb 2021 by RodDeb
Phylidonyris novaehollandiae (New Holland Honeyeater) at Fyshwick, ACT - 5 Feb 2021 by RodDeb
Araneinae (subfamily) (Orb weaver) at Fyshwick, ACT - 22 Jan 2021 by regeraghty
Milvus migrans (Black Kite) at Fyshwick, ACT - 15 Jan 2021 by RodDeb
Petrochelidon ariel (Fairy Martin) at Fyshwick, ACT - 14 Jan 2021 by RodDeb
Lythrum salicaria (Purple Loosestrife) at Fyshwick, ACT - 8 Jan 2021 by MatthewFrawley
Ardea pacifica (White-necked Heron) at Fyshwick, ACT - 27 Dec 2020 by RodDeb
Ardea pacifica (White-necked Heron) at Fyshwick, ACT - 24 Dec 2020 by RodDeb
Lamprima aurata (Golden stag beetle) at Fyshwick, ACT - 20 Dec 2020 by Rixon
Lalage tricolor (White-winged Triller) at Fyshwick, ACT - 11 Dec 2020 by RodDeb
Ardea intermedia (Intermediate Egret) at Fyshwick, ACT - 11 Dec 2020 by RodDeb
Salticidae (family) (Unidentified Jumping spider) at Fyshwick, ACT - 8 Dec 2020 by Christine
Vanessa kershawi (Australian Painted Lady) at Fyshwick, ACT - 26 Nov 2020 by RodDeb
Pseudonaja textilis (Eastern Brown Snake) at Fyshwick, ACT - 26 Nov 2020 by RodDeb
Todiramphus sanctus (Sacred Kingfisher) at Fyshwick, ACT - 16 Nov 2020 by RodDeb
Ardea alba (Great Egret) at Fyshwick, ACT - 16 Nov 2020 by RodDeb
Taeniopygia bichenovii (Double-barred Finch) at Fyshwick, ACT - 13 Nov 2020 by RodDeb
Anax papuensis (Australian Emperor) at Fyshwick, ACT - 7 Nov 2020 by roymcd
Belenois java (Caper White) at Fyshwick, ACT - 6 Nov 2020 by RodDeb
Oxyura australis (Blue-billed Duck) at Fyshwick, ACT - 6 Nov 2020 by RodDeb
Tramea loewii (Common Glider) at Fyshwick, ACT - 6 Nov 2020 by RodDeb
Tramea loewii (Common Glider) at Fyshwick, ACT - 4 Nov 2020 by Christine
Todiramphus sanctus (Sacred Kingfisher) at Fyshwick, ACT - 4 Nov 2020 by Christine
Austrolestes leda (Wandering Ringtail) at Fyshwick, ACT - 4 Nov 2020 by Christine
Oxyura australis (Blue-billed Duck) at Fyshwick, ACT - 2 Nov 2020 by RodDeb
Calyptorhynchus funereus (Yellow-tailed Black-Cockatoo) at Fyshwick, ACT - 2 Nov 2020 by RodDeb
Chelodina longicollis (Eastern Long-neck Turtle) at Fyshwick, ACT - 2 Nov 2020 by RodDeb
Chelodina longicollis (Eastern Long-neck Turtle) at Fyshwick, ACT - 30 Oct 2020 by Christine
Gallinago hardwickii (Latham's Snipe) at Fyshwick, ACT - 23 Oct 2020 by RodDeb
Oxyura australis (Blue-billed Duck) at Fyshwick, ACT - 16 Oct 2020 by RodDeb
Belenois java (Caper White) at Fyshwick, ACT - 16 Oct 2020 by RodDeb
Sericornis frontalis (White-browed Scrubwren) at Fyshwick, ACT - 16 Oct 2020 by RodDeb
Ardea alba (Great Egret) at Fyshwick, ACT - 16 Oct 2020 by RodDeb
Gallinago hardwickii (Latham's Snipe) at Fyshwick, ACT - 15 Oct 2020 by regeraghty
Malurus cyaneus (Superb Fairywren) at Fyshwick, ACT - 9 Oct 2020 by Cricket
Oxyura australis (Blue-billed Duck) at Fyshwick, ACT - 9 Oct 2020 by RodDeb
Gallinago hardwickii (Latham's Snipe) at Fyshwick, ACT - 9 Oct 2020 by RodDeb
Vanellus miles (Masked Lapwing) at Fyshwick, ACT - 9 Oct 2020 by RodDeb
Merops ornatus (Rainbow Bee-eater) at Fyshwick, ACT - 9 Oct 2020 by RodDeb
Vanellus miles (Masked Lapwing) at Fyshwick, ACT - 7 Oct 2020 by Roger
Oxyura australis (Blue-billed Duck) at Fyshwick, ACT - 7 Oct 2020 by Roger
Oxyura australis (Blue-billed Duck) at Fyshwick, ACT - 26 Sep 2020 by roymcd
Anax papuensis (Australian Emperor) at Fyshwick, ACT - 21 Sep 2020 by RodDeb
Diplacodes bipunctata (Wandering Percher) at Fyshwick, ACT - 21 Sep 2020 by RodDeb
Oxyura australis (Blue-billed Duck) at Fyshwick, ACT - 6 Sep 2020 by RodDeb
Acrocephalus australis (Australian Reed-Warbler) at Fyshwick, ACT - 4 Sep 2020 by RodDeb
Cygnus atratus (Black Swan) at Fyshwick, ACT - 4 Sep 2020 by RodDeb
Erythrogonys cinctus (Red-kneed Dotterel) at Fyshwick, ACT - 4 Sep 2020 by RodDeb
Cisticola exilis (Golden-headed Cisticola) at Fyshwick, ACT - 4 Sep 2020 by RodDeb
Gallinago hardwickii (Latham's Snipe) at Fyshwick, ACT - 28 Aug 2020 by RodDeb
Vanellus miles (Masked Lapwing) at Fyshwick, ACT - 28 Aug 2020 by RodDeb
Gallinago hardwickii (Latham's Snipe) at Fyshwick, ACT - 24 Aug 2020 by Roger
Phylidonyris novaehollandiae (New Holland Honeyeater) at Fyshwick, ACT - 6 Aug 2020 by RodDeb
Cygnus atratus (Black Swan) at Fyshwick, ACT - 6 Aug 2020 by RodDeb
Rhipidura albiscapa (Grey Fantail) at Fyshwick, ACT - 6 Aug 2020 by RodDeb
Vulpes vulpes (Red Fox) at Fyshwick, ACT - 24 Jul 2020 by RodDeb
Spatula rhynchotis (Australasian Shoveler) at Fyshwick, ACT - 16 Jul 2020 by RodDeb
Oryctolagus cuniculus (European Rabbit) at Fyshwick, ACT - 9 Jul 2020 by RodDeb
Falco berigora (Brown Falcon) at Fyshwick, ACT - 26 Jun 2020 by RodDeb
Cygnus atratus (Black Swan) at Fyshwick, ACT - 26 Jun 2020 by RodDeb
Cygnus atratus (Black Swan) at Fyshwick, ACT - 18 Jun 2020 by redsnow
Zanda funereus (Yellow-tailed Black-Cockatoo) at Fyshwick, ACT - 12 Jun 2020 by RodDeb
Falco berigora (Brown Falcon) at Fyshwick, ACT - 4 Jun 2020 by RodDeb
Malurus cyaneus (Superb Fairywren) at Fyshwick, ACT - 29 May 2020 by RodDeb
Sericornis frontalis (White-browed Scrubwren) at Fyshwick, ACT - 29 May 2020 by RodDeb
Anhinga novaehollandiae (Australasian Darter) at Fyshwick, ACT - 15 May 2020 by WHall
Zanda funereus (Yellow-tailed Black-Cockatoo) at Fyshwick, ACT - 23 Apr 2020 by RodDeb
Taeniopygia bichenovii (Double-barred Finch) at Fyshwick, ACT - 23 Apr 2020 by RodDeb
Todiramphus sanctus (Sacred Kingfisher) at Fyshwick, ACT - 14 Apr 2020 by jbromilow50
Zanda funereus (Yellow-tailed Black-Cockatoo) at Fyshwick, ACT - 14 Apr 2020 by jbromilow50
Zanda funereus (Yellow-tailed Black-Cockatoo) at Fyshwick, ACT - 14 Apr 2020 by jbromilow50
Taeniopygia bichenovii (Double-barred Finch) at Fyshwick, ACT - 9 Apr 2020 by RodDeb
Acacia cultriformis (Knife Leaf Wattle) at Fyshwick, ACT - 7 Apr 2020 by JaneR
Zanda funereus (Yellow-tailed Black-Cockatoo) at Fyshwick, ACT - 27 Mar 2020 by jbromilow50
Fabriogenia sp. (genus) (Spider wasp) at Fyshwick, ACT - 15 Mar 2020 by WHall
Strepera graculina (Pied Currawong) at Fyshwick, ACT - 13 Mar 2020 by jbromilow50
Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at Fyshwick, ACT - 13 Mar 2020 by jbromilow50
Cisticola exilis (Golden-headed Cisticola) at Fyshwick, ACT - 13 Mar 2020 by jbromilow50
Elanus axillaris (Black-shouldered Kite) at Fyshwick, ACT - 9 Mar 2020 by RodDeb
Cornu aspersum (Common Garden Snail) at Fyshwick, ACT - 9 Mar 2020 by RodDeb
Eurystomus orientalis (Dollarbird) at Fyshwick, ACT - 14 Feb 2020 by RodDeb
Artamus cyanopterus (Dusky Woodswallow) at Fyshwick, ACT - 6 Feb 2020 by RodDeb
Zosterops lateralis (Silvereye) at Fyshwick, ACT - 6 Feb 2020 by RodDeb
Eurystomus orientalis (Dollarbird) at Fyshwick, ACT - 6 Feb 2020 by RodDeb
Helea ovata (Pie-dish beetle) at Fyshwick, ACT - 20 Jan 2020 by JohnBundock
Rhipidura albiscapa (Grey Fantail) at Fyshwick, ACT - 18 Jan 2020 by RodDeb
Chloropidae (family) (Frit fly) at Fyshwick, ACT - 9 Jan 2020 by Harrisi
Vulpes vulpes (Red Fox) at Fyshwick, ACT - 6 Jan 2020 by RodDeb
Malurus cyaneus (Superb Fairywren) at Fyshwick, ACT - 5 Jan 2020 by RodDeb
Poodytes gramineus (Little Grassbird) at Fyshwick, ACT - 24 Dec 2019 by RodDeb
Haliastur sphenurus (Whistling Kite) at Fyshwick, ACT - 24 Dec 2019 by RodDeb
Phylidonyris novaehollandiae (New Holland Honeyeater) at Fyshwick, ACT - 24 Dec 2019 by RodDeb
Dicranolaius bellulus (Red and Blue Pollen Beetle) at Fyshwick, ACT - 24 Dec 2019 by RodDeb

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 7 Jan 2019 07:17 PM Recorded on
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