FEBRUARY  2015

28 2 Tawny Pipit flying off and a Pheasant Coucal noted lying down on edge of Berlin Road.  Reports from Googa State Forest: Yellow Thornbill; Yellow-rumped Thornbill; Spangled Drongo; Bell Miner; Spotted Pardalote, Fan-tailed Cuckoo; male Pacific Koel calling; Satin Bowerbird  and Paradise Riflebird.  Allen Road reports: Shining Bronze-cuckoo; White-browed Scrubwren; Little and Noisy Friarbird and Eastern Whipbird.
27 Allen Road reports: Common Cicadabird and Fan-tailed Cuckoo.
26 Allen Road reports: Eastern Whipbird and Noisy Friarbird.
25 Allen Road reports: Shining Bronze-Cuckoo; Bush Stone-curlew; Noisy Friarbird and Sacred Kingfisher.
24 Report of Sacred Kingfisher along Hazeldene Road.  Allen Road reports:  Shining Bronze-Cuckoo, Fan-tailed Cuckoo and Little Lorikeet.
23 Reports fro26m Allen Road: Shining Bronze-Cuckoo, Eastern Whipwbird calling well from outside house and Sacred Kingfisher.
22 Allen Ro25ad reports: Tawny Frogmouth; Shining Bronz0Cuckoo; Olive-backed Oriole; Pacific Koel; Eastern Whipbird; Common Myna [6]; Little Lorikeet; Common Cicadabird and Rainbow Bee-eater.
21 Heavy overnight rain continuing into early hours of this morning.
20 Cyclone Marcia beginning to blow.  Report of Shining Bronze-Cuckoo calling late along Allen Road.
19 Report from Allen Road of Little & Noisy Friarbird.  Oeoiental Dollarbird reports from Grey Street Sewage Treatment Plant, also 1 Grey Teal on Settling Ponds here.
18 Reports from Allen Road: Shining Bronze-Cuckoo; Little & Noisy Friarbird and Oriental Dollarbird.
17 Reports from Boondooma Dam: 100+ Little Black Cormorants; good views of immature Whistling Kite; male Pacific Koel..  Report of Black-shouldered Kite hovering low over Tingoora.
16 GREAT BACKYARD BIRD COUNT.  Reports from Allen Road: Little & Noisy Friarnird and Little Lorikeet.
15 GREAT BACKYARD BIRD COUNT.  Report from John & Jeanette Chapman of Easter Barn Owl on road outside their house.  Reports from Brooklands Water Reserve [culvert on Brooklands Road] of male Common Cicadabird; 2 Oriental Dollarbird and 1 Sacred Kingfisher.  Reports from Allen Road: :male Eastern Whipbird; Little & Noisy Friarbird; Oriental Dollarbird; Sacred Kingfisher, Little Lorikeet and 1 Black-fronted Dotterel [first here since 2007].
14 GREAT BACKYARD BIRD COUNT.  Early morning reports from Allen Road:  1 Black-fronted Dotterel [first since 2007]; male Eastern Whipbird; Little & Noisy Friarbird; Olive-backed Oriole and Sacred Kingfisher.
13 GREAT BACKYARD BIRD COUNT.  Reports from Allen Road: Shining Bronze-Cuckoo; male Pacific Koeld; Little & Noisy Friarbird; 2 Australasian Pipit; 3 Bush Stone-curlew; Little Lorikeet and Sacred Kingfisher. 
12 Reports from Meandu Creek Dam [shallow end]: Noisy Friarbird; Brush Cuckoo; male Superb Fairy-wren; Tawny Grassbird; Common Cicadabird; pair Great Crested Grebe in courtship display; Sacred Kingfisher and Black-fronted Dotterel.  Reports from Allen Road: Little & Noisy Friarbird; Fan-tailed Cuckoo; Little Lorikeet and male Pacific Koel.
11 Early morning Allen Road reports: male Eastern Whipbird; Noisy Friarbird; Shining Bronze-Cuckoo and Little Lorikeet.
10 Reports from Allen Road: Shining Bronze-Cuckoo; 3 Bush Stone-curlew; male Eastern Whipbird; Noisy Friarbird and Little Lorikeet.
9 Allen Road reports: Shining Bronze-Cuckoo; Bush Stone-curlew; Little & Noisy Friarbird; Little Lorikeet and Plumed Whistling Duck flying by overhead.
8 Report from Gibson State Forest: Sacred Kingfisher; male Pacific Koel; 2 Spangled Drongo; Spotted Pardalote; Common Cicadabird; Varied Triller; Brush Cuckoo and King Quail.  Reports from Allen Road: Tawny Frogmouth; Shining Bromze-Cuckoo; Little & Noisy Friarbird and LIttle Lorikeet.
7 Reports from Archookoora State Forest: Grey Goshawk; Little & Noisy Friarbird; Australian Raven; White-throated Treecreeper; Black-faced Monarch; female Leaden Flycatcher; Brown Gerygone; Rainbow Bee-eater; Spotted Pardalote and Fan-tailed Cuckoo. Reports from Brooklands Road of Black-shoulded Kite and Nankeen Kestrel.   Early morning reports from Allen Road: Shining Bronze-Cuckoo; Little & Noisy Friarbird and Little Lorikeet. Denis McBryde reports adult Red-winged Parrot pair with 3 immature birds [2 males, 1 female].  Also from Denis, reports of Maned Duck pair with 6 ducklings in his back paddock.
6 Reports from Tarong State Forest: Eastern Whipbird; Noisy Friarbird; Common Cicadabird; Oriental Dollarbird; Brush Cuckoo; Pacific Koel; White-throated Treecreeper; Weebill; Olive-backed Oriole and Rainbow Bee-eater.  Reports from Allen Road: Shining Bronze-Cuckoo; Pacific Koel; Eastern Whipbird; Little & Noisy Friaarbird; and Olive-backed Oriole.
5 Reports from Allen Road: Pacific Koel; Shining Bronze-Cuckoo; Little Friarbird;Olive-backed Oriole and Eastern Whipbird.
4 Nankeen Night-heron and Fan-tailed Cuckoo reported at Fick's Crossing, nr Wooroolin. 3 Whistling Kite, 8 White-throated Honeyeaters, 10 Great Crested Grebe, Caspian Tern at Lake Barambah [Bjelke-Petersen Dam]. Reports from Allen Road: Pacific Koel; Shining Bronze-Cuckoo; Little & Noisy Friarbir; Olive-backed Oriole and Sacred Kingfisher.
3 Early morning reports from Allen Road: Shinng Bronze-Cuckoo; Little Friarbird; Olive-backed Oriole and Pacific Koel.
2 Reports from Allen Road: Shining Bronze-Cuckoo; Tawny Frogmouth; Pacific Koel; Brush Cuckoo; Little & Noisy Friarbird; Olive-backed Oriole; Eastern Whipbird and Common Cicadabird.
1 Early reports from Allen Road: Tawny Frogmouth; Shining Bronze-Cuckoo; Pacific Koel; Little & Noisy Friarbird and Olive-backed Oriole. Reports from Mt Marbletop: Eastern Whipbird; Noisy Friarbird [2]; Yellow-faced Honeyeater and Olive-back Oriole; Sacred Kingfisher in East Nanango, along with reports of Brush Cuckoo, Olive-backed Oriole and Lewin's Honeyeater.