Sunday, August 8, 2010

Yellow Robin beats the greys

Grey-headed me chased Grey-headed Robins today only to find an Eastern Yellow Robin (Eopsaltria australis) making the grade.

Some fill flash does the trick on a track in Broadwater State Forest Park, 45km NW of Ingham.

And here's a Laughing Kookaburra (Dacelo novaeguineae) trying the bee-eaters' diet in Broadwater.

Looking hopeful, but that's not the way to hunt bees.

Better to sit around quietly and pounce on anything tasty passing by.
 (Click pix to enlarge)


Snail said...

I wonder what happens when they both spot dinner at the same time?!

Tyto Tony said...

The laughing stops and maybe there's some back-biting!

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