Thursday, March 22, 2018
Osprey takes off with Long Tom after long weir wait
Closer to home, time for a cleanout.
Canon 7D 11, as new, few months old, white/grey import (with Japanese manual) $700
Canon L 400mm f5.6 nonIS, 7-8 years, little used, $500
Canon L 100-400 mark1, 7-8y, good cond apart from perished zoom lock band (elastic velcro strap does job) $400
Canon 5D3, well used, needs hot shoe repair, possibly replacement head assembly; camera works perfectly otherwise. Prefer swap super short lens, say $1200ish.
Prices set below going rates to discourage unwanted haggling.
Townsville Common Cons. Pk, track to Jacana hide, today. Flew off a second later with lighter load.
Oooh, look! What's that shiny black and white bird? It's so smooth and black on back and head. Could it be a rarely seen Satin Fly...
Dusky Moorhen pauses while attending to morning toilette in Townsville Palmetum. Not my target bird, but couldn't find Rufous Owl repo...
Remember this? And this? Or this? Now the scene is this. Queensland Parks and Wildlife burned east of road in Town Common Co...