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A Red-Winged Parrot  

A Red-Winged Parrot

There are olive trees all around the Westview Caravan Park and this lovely bird was sampling some outside our door.
Feeding Times at the Zoo

June 6th 2014
I woke at 7am and went out to watch the sunrise, nippy but quite pretty. Then after breakfast and making a cut lunch, we opened the door to leave and were pleasantly surprised to see a Red Winged Parrot sitting in the olive tree right outside our door. He was beautiful. Once he’d flown away we drove to Taronga Western Plains Zoo. We thought we’d take a look before committing ourselves to goi ... read more
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Australian Flag Aboriginal settlers arrived on the continent from Southeast Asia about 40,000 years before the first Europeans began exploration in the 17th century. No formal territorial claims were made until 1770, when Capt. James COOK took possession in the name... ... read more
11th June 2014

Beautiful shot! He looks almost coy. :D
12th June 2014

Coy Parrot
He was having a wonderful time eating an olive while it still hung on the tree. He left the stone hanging there once he'd finished.

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