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THE MEMBERS’ SIGHTINGS PAGE

The Members' Sightings page will function like a blog or forum and will be a place on this website where members can post details, including photographs, of their own sightings.  Members need to register to use this facility by sending their name and email address to the Secretary.  A Username and Password will be issued and you also receive instructions on "How to Post" in a separate email.  

 


 

Interesting sightings

There have been a number of sightings of Baillon's Crake around the Eurobodalla.  At least 8 at the Batemans Bay Water Gardens, 2 at the Eurobodalla Botanic Gardens and 6 at Cooper's Island.  Also a female Red-capped Robin at Batemans Bay Water Gardens.  Dry conditions inland often means interesting sightings on the coast.

Eurobodalla Regional Botanic Gardens in May 2017

On 24 May I nearly stepped on this poor little reptile. 

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Another surprise were these ducklings.

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The clown was either in front or behind the camera. 

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These two are very different but both posing nicely.

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Fungi.

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Not flying when I saw it.

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Nodding off.

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Miscellaneous Sightings in May 2017

Sightings at Broulee.

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Grasshopper on the window

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Candlagan Creek in the fog

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Nankeen Kestrel at North Broulee

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Eastern Osprey nest on Budd Island, Batemans Bay

The nesting activity of a pair of Eastern Osprey at Batemans Bay has attracted the attention of the Conservation Officer for BirdLife Australia Shoalhaven.  Nesting of this species south of Sydney is unusual, nesting on a natural structure even more so.  Chris visited the nest in June and captured these photos of the pair despite less than ideal conditions for photography.

Adult male leaves roost                                                Adult female returns to the nest

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Eastern Osprey Pair at the nest on Budd Island

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Bogola Head

A few photographs from today's Eurobodalla Natural History Society field trip to Bogola Head

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Miscellaneous Sightings in April 2017

The highflier at Long Beach

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The highfliers at Tomakin

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The lowfliers at Candlagan

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Sunrise at North Broulee

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Colourful Tomakin

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The first is at Moruya River wharf and the second at Candlagan Creek

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These are at North Broulee at sunrise

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Candlagan Creek

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Long Beach

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Candlagan Creek

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Coila Creek

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North Broulee

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The gold was in Mogo

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Barlings Swamp April 2017

The birds

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From the sublime or slime

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 to the ridiculous

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These are not birds

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Jemisons Point Field Trip April 2017

Some more Fungi.

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The coastal views.

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The people.

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Big Bird and a by product.

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The smaller birds

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The fisher king.

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A Moth.

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Eurobodalla Regional Botanic Gardens in March 2017

This little beauty was snoozing in a very small tree.

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A double lawnmower.

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Lynne's favourites.

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My favourites whipping around.

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Some insects.

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The Fungi.

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Miscellaneous Sightings at Broulee in March 2017

I am always out on the beach for sunrise and so are the wrens

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An unusual reflection of the Mangrove Heron.

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The White Faced is fishing,then cranky and then has a bad "hair" day.

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In the second photo is the usual view you get of the Southern Emu Wren ie flying through the reeds.

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Some other birds.

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Fungi starting with an Earthstar.

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Some spiders.

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I don't know what this is but it was in the green bin.

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