DECEMBER 2015
31 Saying farewell to Allen Road for 2015 reports of Bush Stone-curlew, Channel-billed Cuckoo, Pacific Koel, Noisy Friarbird and Oriental Dollarbird [Fay & Julian Bielewicz]
30 Early morning reports from Allen Road of Pacific Koel, Noisy Friarbird, Olive-backed Oriole, Channel-billed Cuckoo and Oriental Dollarbird [Fay & Julian Bielewicz]
29 Early morning reports from Allen Road of male Pacific Koel, Noisy Friarbird, Olive-backed Oriole, Oriental Dollarbird and 4 Sacred Kingfisher perched on overhead wires running along road [Fay & Julian Bielewicz]. From the same observers reports of Common Myna, White-necked Heron and Yellow-billed Spoonbill en route to Kingaroy.
28 Allen Road sightings: Channel-billed Cuckoo; Pacific Koel pair; Noisy Friarbird; Olive-backed Oriole; return of White-browed Scrubwren andYellow-tailed Black-Cockatoo [Fay & Julian Bielewicz].  3 Australian Pipit noted along Berline Road [Fay & Julian Bielewicz].  From the same observers reports of Wedge-tailed Eagle being severely harassed by 2 Torresian Crow over D'Aguilar Highway outside Yarraman.
27 Reported from Allen Road: Channel-billed Cuckoo [calling at 0355 hours]; male Pacific Koel; Noisy Friarbird, Olive-backed Oriole, Yellow-tailed Black-Cockatoo, Brush Cuckoo and return of Little Corella [Fay & Julian Bielewicz].
26 Reports from Allen Road of Channel-billed Cuckoo, Pacific Koel, Noisy Friarbird, Olive0backed Oriole, Eastern Whipbird, Sacred Kingfisher, Oriental Dollarbird, Common Cucadabird and the return of Spotted Dove, last recorded here in October 2015 [Fay & Julian Bielewicz].
25

MERRY CHRISTMAS

to all those that celebrate such salutations.

Early morning reports from Allen Road: Pacific Koel, Noisy Friarbird, Olive-backed Oriole, Sacred Kingfisher and the reappearance here of Peaceful Dove [Fay & Julian Bielewicz].  From the same observers reports from Jensens Road of Eastern Whipbird, Olive-backed Oriole, Sacred Kingfisher, White-throated Gerygone, male Red-backed Fairywren, Golden-headed Cisticola, Spiny-cheeked Honeyeater, Pheasant Coucal, Pacific Koel, Yellow-tailed Black-Cockatoo, Grey-crowned Babbler, Common Cicadabird and Restless Flycatcher.  Plumed Whistling-Duck pair along Old Esk Road, Blackbutt [Hans & Judy Beste].

24 Early reports from Allen Road: male Pacific Koel, Noisy Friarbird, Olive-backed Oriole, Sacred Kingfisher and Channel-billed Cuckoo [Fay & Julian Bielewicz].
23 Early morning reports from Allen Road of Pheasant Coucal, Pacific Koel, Olive-backed Oriole, Channel-billed Cuckoo and Sacred Kingfisher [Fay & Julian Bielewicz].
22 Reports from Allen Road: Bush Stone-curlew, Channel-billed Cuckoo calling well, Noisy Friarbird, Olive-backed Oriole calling all day, Sacred Kingfisher, return of Common Bronzewing and Brush Cuckoo [Fay & Julian Bielewicz].
21 Allen Road reports: Noisy Friarbird, Eastern Whipbird, Pheasant Coucal, male Pacific Koel, Olive-backed Oriole and Sacred Kingfisher [Fay & Julian Bielewicz]
20 Early morning reports from Allen Road: Pacific Koel pair calling loudly, Channel-billed Cuckoo, Noisy Friarbird and Olive-backed Oriole [Fay & Julian Bielewicz].  From the same observers at Tarong National Park reports of Noisy Friarbird, Fan-tailed Cuckoo, Pacific Koel, Olive-backed Oriole, White-throated Treecreeper, Eastern Yellow Robin, Eastern Whipbird pair, Pheasant Coucal, Common Cicadabird and Red-backed Fairywren in transitional plumage. Again from Fay & Julian Bielewicz reports from Yarraman State Forest: Plumed Whistling-Duck, Fairy Martin, Oriental Dollarbird, Yellow-rumped Thornbill, Australian Pipit, Black-faced Monarch, Common Cicadabird, Brush Cuckoo, Olive-backed Oriole, Varied Triller, Pacific Koel, Mistletoebird, Golden Whistler, male Regent Bowerbird, Brown Cuckoo Dove and Scarlet Myzomela.
19 Allen Road reports: Olive-backed Oriole, Pheasant Coucal, Channel-billed Cuckoo, Sacred Kingfisher, Australian Pied Cormorant  [last recorded here in March 2015] and Noisy Friarbird [Fay & Julian Bielewicz].       Olive-backed Oriole at David Road, Blackbutt [Bess & Richard Newman].                                                             
18 Reports from Allen Road: Olive-backed Oriole, Yellow-tailed Black-Cockatoo, male Pacific Koel, Sacred Kingfisher, Oriental Dollarbird and the first Weebill here since January 2011 [Fay & Julian Bielewicz].
17 Pre-dawn reports along Allen Road: Channel-billed Cuckoo, Bush Stone-curlew, male Pacific Koel, Noisy Friarbird, male Eastern Whipbird, and Olive-backed Oriole [Fay & Julian Bielewicz].  From Beitzel Road reports of  Brush Cuckoo, White-throated Honeyeater, male Pacific Koel [Hams & Judy Beste together with Fay & Julian Bielewicz].  The same observers report from Din Din State Forest: Eastern Whipbird pair, Scaley Myzomela, White-throated Treecreeper, Wonga Pigeon, Eastern Yellow Robin, Rufous Fantail, Common Cicadabird, Noisy Pitta, Black-faced Monarch, Fan-tailed Cuckoo, Rainbow Bee-eater, Noisy Friarbird, Varied Sittella, Leaden Flycatcher, immature Shining Bronze-Cuckoo and Brown Cuckoo-Dove.
16 Early morning reports from Allen Road: Channel-billed Cuckoo, both male and female Pacific Koel, Olive-backed Oriole and Pheasant Coucal [Fay & Julian Bielewicz].  Report of Square-tailed Kite on edge of Blackbutt [Fay Bielewicz].
15 Reports from Allen Road: Noisy Friarbird, Sacred Kingfisher, Pacific Koel, Black-faced Cuckooshrike and Pheasant Coucal [Fay & Julian Belewicz]
14 Early morning rollcall from Allen Road: Olive-backed Oriole, female Pacific Koel and Sacred Kingfisher [Fay & Julian Bielewicz]
13 Pre-dawn calls from Allen Road of Noisy Friarbird, Sacred Kingfisher and Olive-backed Oriole [Fay & Julian Bielewicz]. MEGA- Glossy Black-Cockatoo back at Allen Road; first record since May 2015.
12 Early morning reports from Allen Road: Australasian Figbird, Pacific Koel pair, Olive-backed Oriole, Sacred Kingfisher and Variegated Fairywren, Brush Cuckoo and return of Peaceful Dove following a longish absence [Fay & Julian Bielewicz].  From  the same observers reports from Nanango Sewage Treatment Plant: Intermediate Egret, Australian Pied Cormorant, White-headed Stilt, Eurasian Coot, Oriental Dollarbird, Noisy Friarbird and Little Black Cormorant.
11 Sacred Kingfisher noted on overhead wires along Nanango-Maidenwell Road [Fay & Julian Bielewicz]
10 Reports of Noisy Friarbird, Eastern Whipbird, Channel-billed Cuckoo, Olive-backed Oriole, Sacred Kingfisher amd male Pacific Koel along Allen Road [Fay & Julian Bielewicz]
09 Reports from Allen Road of Pacific Koel pair, Olive-backed Oriole, Little Corella, Noisy Friarbird, Sacred Kingfisher, Brush Cuckoo and Fan-tailed Cuckoo [Fay & Julian Belewicz]
08 Pre-dawn reports of Channel-billed Cuckoo, Pacific Koel, and Noisy Friarbird from Allen Road [Fay & Julian Bielewicz].  Fairy Gerygone noted at Mudlo National Park, a little south of recognized distribution range [Hans Beste].  Reports from South Burnett of Oriental Dollarbird, Royal Spoonbill, White-necked Heron and 2 Nankeen Kestrel [Hans & Judy Beste with Fay & Julian Bielewicz].  From the same quartet of observers reports of  Bell Miner, Fan-tailed Cuckoo, Brush Cuckoo, White-throated Treecreeper, Spangled Drongo, Common Cicadabird, Black-faced Monarch, male Paradise Riflebird, Pacific Emerald Dove, Rose-crowned Fruit Dove, Varied Triller, Green Catbird, Rainbow Bee-eater [6 nesting], 2 Tree Martin, 2 Australian Pipit, Channel-billed Cuckoo, 3 Oriental Dollarbird, Pacific Koel, 3 Australasian Figbird, 2 White-winged Chough, 3 Little Friarbird, Noisy Friarbird, 2 Grey-crowned Babbler, Olive-backed Oriole and a Brown Goshawk circling high overhead at Mudlo National Park.
07 Reported from Allen Road: Olive-backed Oriole, Pheasant Coucal, Eastern Whipbird and female Pacific Koel [Fay & Julian Bielewicz]
06 Early morning reports from Allen Road: male Pacific Koel, Shining-Bronze Cuckoo, Noisy Friarbird, Common Myna and Olive-backed Oriole [Fay & Julian Bielewicz].  The same observers report 3 Wedge-tailed Eagle perched together in tree off Berlin Road and an Australasian Grebe on small farm dam along D'Aguilar Highway.  Hans & Judy Bester [together with Fay & Julian Bielewicz] report White-throated Treecreeper, Brown Gerygone, Olive-backed Oriole, Noisy Pitta, Paradise Riflebird, Pacific Emerald Dove, Green Catbird, Common Cicadabird, Large-billed Scrubwren, male Satin Bowerbird [perched high in treetop sinnging a variety of calls] and 2 Black-breasted Button-quail at Yarraman State Forest [in vicinity of Stables Camp]
05 Report from Allen Road of 3 Striped Honeyeater in display flight [Fay & Julian Bielewicz].  From the same observers later report along Allen Road of Pacific Koel, Olive-backed Oriole and Noisy Friarbird.  White-throated Treecreeper, Olive-backed Oriole, White-throated Gerygone, Leaden Flycatcher, Brush Cuckoo and Australasian Figbird reported from Tarong National Park [Fay & Julian Bielewicz].  From the same observers a report of Paradise Riflebird from Yarraman STate Forest.
04 Return of Peaceful Dove to Allen Road, following a month's absence [Fay & Julian Bielewicz].  Also from Allen Road, by the same observers: CHannel-billed Cuckoo, male Pacific Koel, Noisy Friarbird, Olive-backed Oriole, Sacred Kingfisher and Brush Cuckoo.  Reports from Meandu Mine: Fan-tailed Cuckoo, Olive-backed Oriole, Pacific Koel, Brown Quail, Oriental Dollarbird, Wedge-tailed Eagle [harrassed by Pied Currawong], Common Cicadabird, Little Friarbird, Noisy Friarbird and Sacred Kingfisher [Fay & Julian Bielewicz; Paul Veivers].
03 Early morning reports from Allen Road: Channel-billed Cuckoo and Sacred Kingfisher [Fay & Julian Bielewicz].
02 Reported from Allen Road: Olive-backed Oriole, Channel-billed Cuckoo, Pacific Koel, Yellow-tailed Black-Cockatoo, Sacred Lingfisher and Oriemtal Dollarbird [Fay & Julian Bielewicz].  Olive-backed Oriole and Pacific Koel reported from Bennarkin STate School [Julian Bielewicz]
01 Pre-dawn reports from Allen Road of Pacific Koel, Shining Bronze-Cuckoo, Noisy Friarbird, Olive-backed Oriole and the continuing presence pf Pheasant Coucal [Fay & Julian Bielewicz]