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Tachybaptus novaehollandiae

Australasian Grebe at Penrose

Tachybaptus novaehollandiae at Penrose - 25 Dec 2018
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Identification history

Tachybaptus novaehollandiae 9 Aug 2019 blshone
Tachybaptus novaehollandiae 9 Aug 2019 NigeHartley

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Author's notes

As written up in the BLSH Flyer Australasian Grebes successfully bred in Summer 2018. Unfortunately one adult was killed the day after the birth of 3 chicks but here is a photo of the surviving birds on Christmas Day

1 comment

KarenG wrote:
   12 Aug 2019
This photo, with the chicks and the reflections on the water is really lovely, thank you.

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Todiramphus sanctus (Sacred Kingfisher) at Penrose - 10 Nov 2020 by NigeHartley
Cacatua sanguinea (Little Corella) at Penrose - 5 Oct 2020 by NigeHartley
Cormobates leucophaea (White-throated Treecreeper) at Penrose - 19 May 2019 by NigeHartley
Acanthiza lineata (Striated Thornbill) at Penrose - 12 May 2019 by NigeHartley
Coracina novaehollandiae (Black-faced Cuckoo-shrike) at Penrose - 2 Jan 2019 by NigeHartley
Todiramphus sanctus (Sacred Kingfisher) at Penrose - 25 Dec 2018 by NigeHartley
Todiramphus sanctus (Sacred Kingfisher) at Penrose - 7 Oct 2018 by NigeHartley
Strepera graculina (Pied Currawong) at Penrose - 7 Oct 2018 by NigeHartley
Anas superciliosa (Pacific Black Duck) at Penrose - 7 Oct 2018 by NigeHartley
Gymnorhina tibicen (Australian Magpie) at Penrose - 7 Oct 2018 by NigeHartley
Caligavis chrysops (Yellow-faced Honeyeater) at Penrose - 7 Oct 2018 by NigeHartley
Strepera versicolor (Grey Currawong) at Penrose - 29 Jun 2018 by NigeHartley
Nycticorax caledonicus (Nankeen Night-Heron) at Penrose - 31 Oct 2011 by NigeHartley

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 3 Abundance
  • 25 Dec 2018 12:00 PM Recorded on
  • NigeHartley Recorded by
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