A beautiful Enamelled Spider, green form. Apparently the Gippsland form is green, while the rest of Victoria and Canberra form is yellow. Thanks to Melbourne Museum for identifying it for me.
Laughing Kookaburra, possibly contemplating his next song, on the tennis court fence at The Barn.
From the pre-dawn chorus of the Kookaburras to the Tawny Frogmouths calling to each other at night, Bickleigh Vale has a rich soundscape of birdsong.
It is my intention one day to list all the birds I hear in 24 hours. However, I haven’t been that organised yet, nor up early enough, but it will surely also include, depending on the season