I think this is the first time I have come across a Buff-banded Rail in a tree, every other time they have been on the ground heading for cover.
|Buff-banded Rail (Gallirallus philippensis)|
|Mangrove Honeyeater (Lichenostomus fasciogularis)|
It was a very hot day, and the Mangrove Honeyeaters found some water under one of the picnic tables to drink and have a bath to cool down.
|Lesser Sand Plover (Charadrius mongolus)|
& Greater Sand Plover (Charadrius leschenaultii)
Lesser Sand Plover & Little Tern (Sternula albifrons)Interesting to see the size difference between the different species.
Lesser Sand Plover & Red-necked Stint (Calidris ruficollis)
|Lesser Sand Plover|
|Red-capped Plover (Charadrius ruficapillus)|
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