Birds to look out for this month

What birds might you see in the month of November? Here’s a few to keep a look out for…


  • Dollarbirds nesting in NSW 
  • Channel-billed Cuckoos on passage through the Atherton Tableland 
  • Yellow Wagtails in northern Australia.
  • Rufous Songlarks performing conspicuous song flights in southern Australia.
  • Cicadabirds breeding in south-eastern Queensland 

Interesting records from the past!

23/11/1982  

Antarctic Tern   Kangaroo Island, SA   1st record for SA

 

29/11/1992  

Oriental Reed-Warbler   Port Macquarie, NSW   1st record for NSW 


6/11/1994  

Blue-winged Pitta   Burrup Peninsula, WA   3rd record for Australia 


26/11/1995  

Narcissus Flycatcher   Barrow Island, WA   1st record for Australia 


5/11/2002  

Common Chaffinch   Macquarie Island   1st record for Macquarie Isl 


15/11/2002  

Isabelline Wheatear   Mt Carbine, Qld   1st record for Australia 


16/11/2002  

Blue-and-White Flycatcher   Broome, WA   2nd record for WA 


10/11/2011  

Eurasian Hoopoe   Roebuck Plains, WA   1st record for Australia 


13/11/2011  

Chestnut-cheeked Starling   Ashmore Reef   1st record for Australia