Birds of Black Mountain

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Black Mountain is home to a variety of bird species. Some live in Canberra all year round and others are seasonal visitors. Look and listen as you walk, run and enjoy the slopes of Black Mountain.

You may have to look and listen a little harder to spot some of the following species marked with a pink border 

All images are by Con Boekel

Australian King Parrot

Australian Wood Duck

Brown-headed Honeyeater

Crested pigeon

Eastern Rosella


Grey Currawong

Pacific Black Duck

Red Wattle Bird

Speckled Warbler

Striated Thornbill

Superb Fairy-wren

White-winged Chough

Australian Raven

Buff-rumped Thornbill

Brown Goshawk

Crimson Rosella

Eastern Spinebill

Grey Butcher Bird

Grey Fantail

Red-browed Finch

Pied Currawong

Striated Pardalote

Sulphur-crested Cockatoo

Varied Sitella

Yellow-faced Honeyeater