Tag Archives: sulphur-crested cockatoo

How Australian is This?

23 Mar
Sulphur-crested Cockatoo

Sulphur-crested Cockatoo

How Australian is this? A beautiful Sulphur-crested Cockatoo perched high in a native tree.

Those of us who take the time and opportunity to visit Australian bushland, very frequently are rewarded by sights such as this.

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Thirsty Cocky

3 Mar
Thirsty Cokcy

Thirsty Cocky

It’s hot outside, especially for autumn. Small wonder that this beautiful, Sulphur-crested Cockatoo is pausing for a drink.

He’s chosen to live in our local bushland park, where there are plenty of watering spots.

Enjoy!

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I’ve Got It: A Cockatoo Hangs On…

12 Jan
Cockatoo, eating

Cockatoo, eating

 

This Sulphur-crested Cockatoo  seems to be hanging on tightly to a tasty morsel.

I took this photo in the local park in suburban Sydney, Australia, and to me it typifies the delights of the Australian bush.

Enjoy!

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How Australian is This? A Cockatoo in the Bush

6 Dec
Sulphur-crested Cockatoo

Sulphur-crested Cockatoo

How Australian is this? A Sulphur-crested Cockatoo perched high in the bushland, surveying his territory.

What a happy-looking fellow he is! I wonder whether the hole in the tree is his nest…

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Focus on Birds: An Australian Magpie and A Sulphur-crested Cockatoo

21 Oct
A Sulphur-crested Cockatoo and an Australian Magpie

A Sulphur-crested Cockatoo and an Australian Magpie

Let’s continue our focus on birds.

Although each of these feathered friends are common in the local bushland park, it is not so usual to see them together. Each prefers the company of their own kind, it seems. But here we have a frame containing both an Australian Magpie and a Sulphur-crested Cockatoo. Such good-looking birds!

Enjoy!

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What *Is* It?

20 Feb
What *is* it?

What *is* it?

 

What *is* it?

I’m guessing that this Sulphur-crested Cockatoo is considering his next move…

Certainly he’s spied something, but is worthwhile?

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Hello, World, Here I Am!

11 Dec

Hello, World, Here I Am!

This Sulphur-crested Cockatoo seems quite pleased with itself as it overlooks the picnic grounds at our local park.

What other bird always puts a smile on ones face?

There’s something quite uniquely appealing – captivating- about these Australian parrots.

Cockatoo in Sydney.

Cockatoo in Sydney.