For the daily duties with his chick the male Tawny Frogmouth choses a well shaded place on such hot summer days like now; unlike in the winter time, when they start a day warming up in the morning sun. The chick is from their second breed this season. Mum was close by, naturally also well hidden in the shade...
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After feeding her four chicks the Australasian Darter female was resting for a while in a safe distance from the noisy crowd but mother's work is never done...
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Australasian Purple Swamphen landing.
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Young Purple Swamphen hastily crossing the pond just in front of me (no cropping here); obviously on some knd of a mission I wasn't able to determne, as it disappeared in the dense vegetation on the shore.
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They've just landed - they're Australian Pelicans.
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