Advertisement
« previous next »
Fig Parrot on the Esplanade  
   

Fig Parrot on the Esplanade

A Productive Day of Wildlife in Cairns and Kuranda

July 19th 2018
I started the day with the best thing to do first thing in the morning in Cairns: birding the Cairns Esplanade at sunrise. Although it’s not wader time of year in Australia, plenty of waders do overwinter anyway, I believe first year birds especially, and given how urban and in the middle of the city it is, the trees that line the esplanade do hold lots of interesting birds too including Metalli ... read more
Oceania » Australia » Queensland » Kuranda

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
Advertisement
Tot: 0.285s; Tpl: 0.009s; cc: 4; qc: 27; dbt: 0.0079s; 1; m:saturn w:www (104.131.125.221); sld: 1; ; mem: 1.3mb