Few calls and even fewer sightings of Noisy Pitta (Pitta versicolor) at Jourama Falls lately.
So, lucky to find one active within grove in middle of camping area today.
Didn't manage to get down to ground level in front of the bird but at least it came out in the open.
Also busy in the same grove, Grey Fantail (Rhipidura albiscapa).
An odd extra to the local colour, toy pup left parked in the camping area.
Townsville Common Cons. Pk, track to Jacana hide, today. Flew off a second later with lighter load.
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