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Oxyura australis

Blue-billed Duck at Fyshwick, ACT

Oxyura australis at Fyshwick, ACT - 6 Aug 2021
Oxyura australis at Fyshwick, ACT - 6 Aug 2021
Oxyura australis at Fyshwick, ACT - 6 Aug 2021
Oxyura australis at Fyshwick, ACT - 6 Aug 2021
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Identification history

Oxyura australis 7 Aug 2021 Liam.m
Oxyura australis 6 Aug 2021 RodDeb

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thanks to Rob Geraghty for letting us know he was there Also in the pond there were about 80 Pink-eared Ducks

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Nearby sightings

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Artamus cyanopterus (Dusky Woodswallow) at Fyshwick, ACT - 9 Jun 2022 by RodDeb Pelecanus conspicillatus (Australian Pelican) at Fyshwick, ACT - 2 May 2022 by RodDeb Myiagra inquieta (Restless Flycatcher) at Fyshwick, ACT - 22 Apr 2022 by RodDeb Hydroprogne caspia (Caspian Tern) at Fyshwick, ACT - 28 Oct 2021 by RodDeb Recurvirostra novaehollandiae (Red-necked Avocet) at Fyshwick, ACT - 9 Aug 2021 by RodDeb Recurvirostra novaehollandiae (Red-necked Avocet) at Fyshwick, ACT - 9 Aug 2021 by rawshorty Rhipidura leucophrys (Willie Wagtail) at Fyshwick, ACT - 16 Jul 2021 by RodDeb Haliastur sphenurus (Whistling Kite) at Fyshwick, ACT - 25 Jun 2021 by RodDeb Malacorhynchus membranaceus (Pink-eared Duck) at Fyshwick, ACT - 18 Jun 2021 by RodDeb Anas castanea (Chestnut Teal) at Fyshwick, ACT - 11 Jun 2021 by RodDeb Falco longipennis (Australian Hobby) at Fyshwick, ACT - 1 Jun 2021 by RodDeb Calyptorhynchus funereus (Yellow-tailed Black-Cockatoo) at Fyshwick, ACT - 1 Jun 2021 by RodDeb Falco longipennis (Australian Hobby) at Fyshwick, ACT - 24 Sep 2020 by Christine Calidris acuminata (Sharp-tailed Sandpiper) at Fyshwick, ACT - 6 Sep 2020 by RodDeb Malurus cyaneus (Superb Fairywren) at Fyshwick, ACT - 9 Jul 2020 by RodDeb Neochmia temporalis (Red-browed Finch) at Fyshwick, ACT - 9 Jul 2020 by RodDeb Elseyornis melanops (Black-fronted Dotterel) at Fyshwick, ACT - 23 Apr 2020 by RodDeb Haliastur sphenurus (Whistling Kite) at Fyshwick, ACT - 29 Apr 2019 by roymcd Anthus novaeseelandiae (Australasian Pipit) at Fyshwick, ACT - 17 Sep 2018 by RodDeb Falco cenchroides (Nankeen Kestrel) at Fyshwick, ACT - 17 Sep 2018 by RodDeb Falco longipennis (Australian Hobby) at Fyshwick, ACT - 16 Sep 2018 by RodDeb Falco cenchroides (Nankeen Kestrel) at Fyshwick, ACT - 25 May 2018 by Alison Milton Acanthiza chrysorrhoa (Yellow-rumped Thornbill) at Fyshwick, ACT - 25 May 2018 by Alison Milton Malurus cyaneus (Superb Fairywren) at Fyshwick, ACT - 25 May 2018 by Alison Milton Threskiornis spinicollis (Straw-necked Ibis) at Fyshwick, ACT - 4 Apr 2018 by jbromilow50 Cygnus atratus (Black Swan) at Fyshwick, ACT - 23 May 2017 by RodDeb Erythrogonys cinctus (Red-kneed Dotterel) at Fyshwick, ACT - 23 May 2017 by RodDeb Elseyornis melanops (Black-fronted Dotterel) at Fyshwick, ACT - 23 May 2017 by RodDeb Malacorhynchus membranaceus (Pink-eared Duck) at Fyshwick, ACT - 23 May 2017 by RodDeb Calidris acuminata (Sharp-tailed Sandpiper) at Fyshwick, ACT - 15 Nov 2014 by Liam.m Tringa nebularia (Common Greenshank) at Fyshwick, ACT - 15 Nov 2014 by Liam.m
Artamus cyanopterus (Dusky Woodswallow) at Fyshwick, ACT - 9 Jun 2022 by RodDeb
Pelecanus conspicillatus (Australian Pelican) at Fyshwick, ACT - 2 May 2022 by RodDeb
Myiagra inquieta (Restless Flycatcher) at Fyshwick, ACT - 22 Apr 2022 by RodDeb
Hydroprogne caspia (Caspian Tern) at Fyshwick, ACT - 28 Oct 2021 by RodDeb
Recurvirostra novaehollandiae (Red-necked Avocet) at Fyshwick, ACT - 9 Aug 2021 by RodDeb
Recurvirostra novaehollandiae (Red-necked Avocet) at Fyshwick, ACT - 9 Aug 2021 by rawshorty
Rhipidura leucophrys (Willie Wagtail) at Fyshwick, ACT - 16 Jul 2021 by RodDeb
Haliastur sphenurus (Whistling Kite) at Fyshwick, ACT - 25 Jun 2021 by RodDeb
Malacorhynchus membranaceus (Pink-eared Duck) at Fyshwick, ACT - 18 Jun 2021 by RodDeb
Anas castanea (Chestnut Teal) at Fyshwick, ACT - 11 Jun 2021 by RodDeb
Falco longipennis (Australian Hobby) at Fyshwick, ACT - 1 Jun 2021 by RodDeb
Calyptorhynchus funereus (Yellow-tailed Black-Cockatoo) at Fyshwick, ACT - 1 Jun 2021 by RodDeb
Falco longipennis (Australian Hobby) at Fyshwick, ACT - 24 Sep 2020 by Christine
Calidris acuminata (Sharp-tailed Sandpiper) at Fyshwick, ACT - 6 Sep 2020 by RodDeb
Malurus cyaneus (Superb Fairywren) at Fyshwick, ACT - 9 Jul 2020 by RodDeb
Neochmia temporalis (Red-browed Finch) at Fyshwick, ACT - 9 Jul 2020 by RodDeb
Elseyornis melanops (Black-fronted Dotterel) at Fyshwick, ACT - 23 Apr 2020 by RodDeb
Haliastur sphenurus (Whistling Kite) at Fyshwick, ACT - 29 Apr 2019 by roymcd
Anthus novaeseelandiae (Australasian Pipit) at Fyshwick, ACT - 17 Sep 2018 by RodDeb
Falco cenchroides (Nankeen Kestrel) at Fyshwick, ACT - 17 Sep 2018 by RodDeb
Falco longipennis (Australian Hobby) at Fyshwick, ACT - 16 Sep 2018 by RodDeb
Falco cenchroides (Nankeen Kestrel) at Fyshwick, ACT - 25 May 2018 by Alison Milton
Acanthiza chrysorrhoa (Yellow-rumped Thornbill) at Fyshwick, ACT - 25 May 2018 by Alison Milton
Malurus cyaneus (Superb Fairywren) at Fyshwick, ACT - 25 May 2018 by Alison Milton
Threskiornis spinicollis (Straw-necked Ibis) at Fyshwick, ACT - 4 Apr 2018 by jbromilow50
Cygnus atratus (Black Swan) at Fyshwick, ACT - 23 May 2017 by RodDeb
Erythrogonys cinctus (Red-kneed Dotterel) at Fyshwick, ACT - 23 May 2017 by RodDeb
Elseyornis melanops (Black-fronted Dotterel) at Fyshwick, ACT - 23 May 2017 by RodDeb
Malacorhynchus membranaceus (Pink-eared Duck) at Fyshwick, ACT - 23 May 2017 by RodDeb
Calidris acuminata (Sharp-tailed Sandpiper) at Fyshwick, ACT - 15 Nov 2014 by Liam.m
Tringa nebularia (Common Greenshank) at Fyshwick, ACT - 15 Nov 2014 by Liam.m

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Very Rare / Threatened
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 6 Aug 2021 01:13 PM Recorded on
  • RodDeb Recorded by

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