Photos Contributed by Members

August 2019

Bruce Dawkins  writes:

Leucistic Australian Magpie

Leucistic Australian Magpie                                                Photo by Bruce Dawkins

“Just as a matter of interest I thought I’d send you this photo that I took of an unusually marked magpie in a garden in Jindabyne NSW last week.

Not bad camouflage for the snow country!”

For a little more information on Leucistic Magpies see this article from the WA Museum :



Leucism occurs in many other species as well (  For instance, this Yellow-throated Scrubwren, photogrpahped by Colette Livermore at Palm Grove Ourimbah Landcare.

Yellow-throated Scrubwren                                                  Photo by Colette Livermore















June 2017


Bill Jones submits this photo of White-Bellied Sea Eagles roosting at a bushcare site at West Pymble on 6 June.

White-bellied Sea Eagles

















Richard Murray photographed these four at the club’s Wolli Creek outing on June 10

Dusky Moorhen

Little Black Cormorants

Little Pied Cormorant

White-faced Heron









































MAY 2017

Greg McLachlan posts these from the Pelton site 27 May


Greg McLachlan

Black-chinned Honeyeater

Dusky Woodswallows


Dusky Woodswallow and Little Lorikeet


Little Lorikeet


Southern Boobook


White-naped Honeyeater

Greg McLachlan

Yellow-tufted Honeyeater



Jenny Johnstone posts these pics for your delight.  Read about her project in the June 2017 Newsletter.

Australian Ringneck

Long-billed Corella

Tawny Frogmouth pair


King Penguins in moult -Sth Georgia


Salisbury Plain – South Georgia

King Penguin Male attempting to have female go down