JANUARY 2016

31 Reported from Allen Road: Shining Bronze Cuckoo, Pacific Koel, Noisy Friarbird, Eastern Whipbird, Olive-backed Oriole and Channel-billed Cuckoo [Fay & Julian Bielewicz].  From the Cooling Water Dam the same observers report Brush Cuckoo, Great Crested Grebe, Australasian Darter and Pacific Koel.   Again, the same two observers report from Meandu Creek Dam: Brush Cuckoo and Channel-billed Cuckoo.
30 Allen Road reported sightings: Pacific Koel, Eastern Whipbird, Olive-backed Oriole and Sacred Kingfisher [Fay & Julian Bielewicz].    From the same two observers reports of Noisy Friarbird, Little Friarbird, Sacred Kingfisher and Pacific Koel from Pioneer Park together with a report of Sacred Kingfisher from the Nanango Fauna Sanctuary.  The same two observers report from the Sewage Tratment Plant Nagpie Goose, Australasian Grebe, Grey Teal and Oriental Dollarbird
29 Reports from Allen Road: Pacific Koel, Shining Bronze Cuckoo, Noisy Friarbird, Eastern Whipbird and Olive-backed Oriole [Fay & Julian Bielewicz].  Reports from the 1.8km Nanango Walking Track of Noisy Friarbird, Sacred Kingfisher, Olive-backed Oriole, Oriental Dollarbird, Grey-crowned Babbler and Little Friarbir [Fay & Julian Bielewicz],
28 Early morning reports from Allen Road: Pacific KoelNoisy Friarbird, Eastern Whipbird, Olive-backed Oriole and Sacred Kingfisher [Fay & Julian Bielewicz].
27 Early morning reports from Allen Road: Pacific Koel, Olive-backed Oriole, Eastern Whipbird and Sacred Kingfisher [Fay & Julian Bielewicz].  From the same two observers reports from Wallinson-Jenson Road: Olive-backed Oriole, Common Bronzewing, Wedge-tailed Eagle, Sacred Kingfisher, Spiny-cheeked Honeyeater, Yellow Thornbill, Shining Bronze Cuckoo and Channel-billed Cuckoo.  Again, from the same observers reports from the Nanango Sewage Reatment Plant of White-headed Stilt, Grey Teal, Wandering Whisking-Duck and Plumed Whistling-Duck.
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Reports from Allen Road: Noisy Friarbird, Eastern Whipbird, Channel-billed Cuckoo, Pheasant Coucal and the very unusual sighting of Yellow-billed Spoonbill [Fay & Julian Bielewicz].  From the same two observers at Tarong Power Station reports of Olive-backed Oriole, Pacific Koel, Common Cicadabird, Black-faced Monarch, Spangled Drongo, Eastern Great Egret, Brush Cuckoo and Sacred Kingfisher.  Again, from the Nanango Fauna Sanctuary, the same observers report: Sacred Kingfisher, Olive-backed Oriole and Grey Teal.  From Nanango Sewage Treatment Plant reports of Oriental Dollarbird, Grey Teal, White-headed Stilt, Olive-backed Oriole, Common Myna, 1 Magpie Goose, Plumed Whistlinmg-Duck and, new to site list, Wandering Whistling-Duck

25 Mid morning reports from Allen Road: Bush Stone-curlew, unusual appearance here of White-faced Heron, Eastern Whipbird, Little Lorikeet, Pacific Koel, Olive-backed Cockatoo, increasing vocal presence of Grey-crownd Babbler, Sacred Kingfisher and the year's second showing of Red-winged Parrot [Fay & Julian Bielewicz]. Later. Noisy Friarbird.
24 Early morning reports from Allen Road: the first Southern Boobook here since November 2015, Pacific Koel, Plumed Whistling-Duck, Shining Bronze-Cuckoo, Noisy Friarbird, Eastern Whipbird, Olive-backed Oriole, and Channel-billed Cuckoo [Fay & Julian Bielewicz].  Reports of Noisy Friarbird, Olive-backed Oriole and Scared Kingfisher enroute to Archookoora State Forest [Fay & Julian Bielewicz together with Hans & Judy Beste].From the same four observers reports of Rainbow Bee-eater, White-throated Treecreeper, Pacific Koel, Spangled Drongo, Sacred Kingfisher, Black-faced Monarch, Shining Bronze Cuckoo and Channel-billed Cuckoo [Archookoora State Forest].  Again, from the same four observers a report of Regent Bowerbird pair from Mt Wooroolin.
23 Allen Road reports: Pacific Koel, Noisy Friarbird, Sacred Kingfisher, Eastern Whipbird [appears to have set up residency], another showing by Peaceful Dove and Pheasant Coucal [Fay & Julian Bielewicz].  From the same two observers reports from the Darley Crossing Circuit of Sacred Kingfisher, White-throated Treecreeper, White-winged Chough, Plumed Whistling-Duck, Golden-headed Cisticola, Rainbow Bee-eater, Noisy Friarbird and Brown Quail.
22 Early morning reports from Allen Road: Eastern Whipbird, Olive-backed Oriole and Australasian Figbird [Fay & Julian Bielewicz].
21 Reports from Allen Road: Pacific Koel, Eastern Whipbird, Noisy Friarbird, Olive-backed Oriole, Channel-billed Cuckoo, Pheasant Coucal, Grey-crowned Babbler and Sacred Kingfisher [Fay & Julian Bielewicz].  From the same two observers a reports of 30+ Red-tailed Black-Cockatoo passing over Blackbutt.
20 Early morning reports from Allen Road: Plumed Whistling Duck, Noisy Friarbird, Eastern Whipbird [still calling well], Olive-backed Oriole and Pacific Koel [Fay & Julian Bielewicz].
19 Reports from Allen Road: Pacific Koel, Noisy Friarbird, Channel-billed Cuckoo, Eastern Whipbird calling well, Olive-backed Oriole, Common Cicadabird and Rainbow Bee-eater [Fay & Julian Bielewicz],  The same two observers report from the Mondure Creek Crossing Circuit of 3 Sacred Kingfisher, 1 Noisy Friarbird, 5 Tree Martin, solitary Plumed Whistling-Duck on edge of small farm dam and 6 Plum-headed Finch.  Red-winged Parrot reported from Blackbutt area [Hans & Judy Beste]
18 Early morning reports from Allen Road of female Pacific Koel, Olive-backed Oriole, Channel-billed Cuckoo and 13 Little Corella flying by overhead [Fay & Julian Bielewicz].
17 Allen Road reports: Maned Duck pair [unusual here in open], Pacific Koel, Eastern Whipbird, Olive-backed Oriole, Grey-crowned Babbler and Pheasant Coucal [Fay & Julian Bielewicz].  From the same two observer a report of Nankeen Night-Heron along Robin & Lee Road [where it crosses Barkers Creek].
16 Reports from Allen Road: Noisy Friarbird, Olive-backed Oriole, Channel-billed Cuckoo, Pacific Black uck flying by overhead, Sacred Kingfisher, Grey-crowned Babbler, Pacific Koel, male Common Bronzewing and Plumed Whistling-Duck [Fay & Julian Bielewicz].  From the Nanango Fauna Sanctuary the same two observers report Sacred Kingfisher pair harassing White-faced Heron; Fan-tailed Cuckoo; Channel-billed Cuckoo and Oriental Dollarbird.
15 Early morning reports of Channel-billed Cuckoo, Pacific Koel, Shining Bronze Cuckoo, and Olive-backed Oriole [Fay & Julian Bielewicz].  From the same two observers at the Jack Smith Scrub reports of Pacific Koel, Brush Cuckoo. Common Cicadabird, Varied Triller, Spangled Drongo, Channel-billed Cuckoo, Black-faced Monarch and Little Shrikethrush.
14 Reports from Allen Road: Noisy Friarbird, Pacific Koel, Olive-backed Oriole, Sacred Kingfisher and unexpected return of male Common Bronzewing [Fay & Julian Bielewicz].
13  Report of Red-tailed Black-Cockatoo around Blackbutt [Hans & Judy Beste].  From Allen Road reports of Olive-backed Oriole, Noisy Friarbird, Channel-billed Cuckoo, Pacific Koel, Sacred Kingfisher and the return of Grey-crowned Babbler.  Reports from Googa State Forest: Black-faced Monarch, female Regent Bowerbird, Green Catbird, Pacific Emerald Dove, Noisy Pitta and Rose-crowned Fruit-dove [Fay and Julian Bielewicz together with Hans & Judy Beste]
12 Channel-billed Cuckoo, Olive-backed Oriole, Pacific Koel, Sacred Kingfisher, Red-winged Parrot [last reported here in early October 2015] and Brush Cuckoo [Fay & Julian Bielewicz].
11 Reports from Allen Road: Channel-billed Cuckoo, Brush Cuckoo, Pacific Koel, Noisy Friarbird, Olive-back Oriole, Oriental Dollarbird and Sacred Kingfisher [Fay & Julian Bielewicz].
10 Early morning reports from Allen Road: Bush Stone-curlew, Channel-billed Cuckoo, Pacific Koel, Noisy Friarbird, Olive-backed Oriole, Sacred Kingfisher and Brush Cuckoo [Fay & Julian Bielewicz].  The same two observers report from Tarong State Forest: Brush Cuckoo, Olive-backed Oriole, Channel-billed Cuckoo, Leaden Flycatcher, Common Cicadabird and Pacific Koel.  From Meandu Creek [Berlin Road Bridge]  reports of Pacific Koel, Noisy Friarbird, Sacred Kingfisher, Oriental Dollarbird and Spangled Drongo [Fay & Julian Bielewicz].
09 Allen Road reports: Channel-billed Cuckoo, Bush Stone-curlew, Noisy Friarbird, Eastern Whipbird, Pacific Koel, Olive-backed Oriole, Glossy Black-Cockatoo, Pheasant Coucal, Common Cicadabird, Rainbow Bee-eater and return of Common Bronzewing [Fay & Julian Bielewicz].  The same two observers report Noisy Friarbird and Pacific Koel from Neumgna Road.  Again, the same two observers report the following birds: Cicadabird, Brush Cuckoo, Pacific Koel and Channel-billed Cuckoo [Substation Track off Neumgna Road]; Olive-backed Oriole [Rocky Creek Road]; 5 Australian Pipit, Common Starling, Channel-billed Cuckoo, Olive-backed Oriole, Pacific Koel and Sacred Kingfisher [Berlin Road].
08 Early morning reports from Allen Road: Pacific Koel, Bush Stone-curlew, Channel-billed Cuckoo, Noisy Friarbird, Eastern Whipbird, Olive-backed Oriole, Brush Cuckoo, Sacred Kingfisher, Oriental Dollarbird and Pheasant Coucal [Fay & Julian Bielewicz].  From the same two observers, along with Hans & Judy Beste, reports from Yarraman [exact location surpressed] of White-throated Nightjar, Large-billed Scrubwren, Pacific Emerald Dove, Green Catbird and Black-faced Monarch.  Reports from Berlin Road of Nankeen Kestrel, Eastern Whipbird, Brown Quail family [2 adults, 5 chicks], Fairy Martin and 10 Australian Pipit [Fay & Julian Bielewicz]
07 Reports from Allen Road: Pacific Koel, Eastern Whipbird, Noisy Friarbird, Channel-billed Cuckoo, Sacred Kingfisher, Olive-backed Oriole and surprise return by Scaly-breasted Lorikeet [Fay & Julian Bielewicz]
06 Early morning reports from Allen Road of Pacific Koel, Olive-backed Oriole, Eastern Whipbird and Sacred Kingfisher ]Fay & Julian Bielewicz].  The same two observers report a mega sighting of Sacred Kingfisher and Black Falcon pair along the Nanango-Tarong Road.  Reports of Australian Pipit and Common Cicadabird along Berlin Road.  Again, from the same two observers, together with Hans & Judy Beste on Din Din Road  reports of:  White-winged Triller, Crested Shrike-tit, Restless Flycatcher. Dusky Woodswallow, Jacky Winter, Golden-headed Cisticola, Sacred Kingfisher, Pheasant Coucal, Olive-backed Oriole, Spangled Drongo, Rainbow Bee-eater,  Leaden Flycatcher, Common Cicadabird and White-throated Treecreeper
05 Reports from Allen Road of Olive-backed Oriole and Pacific Koel [Fay & Julian Bielwicz].  Report from David Road, Blackbutt, of Plumed Whistling Duck and Sacred Kingfisher [Richard Newman].
04 Early morning reports from Allen Road: Channel-billed Cuckoo, Bush Stone-curlew, male Pacific Koel, Noisy Friarbird, Eastern Whipbird [calling well from north of house] and Olive-backed Oriole [Fay & Julian Bielewicz]
03 Allen Road reports: Eastern Whipbird, Olive-backed Oriole, Pacific Koel pair, Channel-billed Cuckoo Oriental Dollarbird and Sacred Kingfisher [Fay & Julian Bielewicz].  From the same observers a report of Oriental Dollarbird along Major Road.  Reports from Brooklands Water Reserve of Pacific Koel, Noisy Friarbird, Channel-billed Cuckoo, Olive-backed Oriole, Sacred Kingfisher, Superb Fairywren, Red-backed Fairywren, Great Cormorant and Spectacled Monarch [Fay & Julian Bielewicz].  Mid-afternoon report of solitary Yellow-tailed Black-Cockatoo from Allen Road property of today's observers.
02 Reported from Allen Road: Bush Stone-curlew, Noisy Friarbird, Pacific Koel, Olive-backed Oriole, Channel-billed Cuckoo, Brush Cuckoo, Sacred Kingfisher, Oriental Dollarbird and Eastern Whipbird [Fay & Julian Bielewicz].  From the same two observers a report from Dusty Hills Winery of Black Kite.
01 Opening at Allen Road, reports of Channel-billed Cuckoo, Olive-backed Oriole, Noisy & Little Friarbird, Sacred Kingfisher, Pacific Koel, Yellow-faced Honeyeater and Pheasant Coucal [Fay and Julian Bielewicz].  From the same two observers, following their annual birding pilgrimage to Boat Mountain: Olive-backed Oriole, Pacific Koel, Nankeen Kestrel, Australian Pipit, Common Cicadabird, Little Shrikethrush, Varied Triller, Pheasant Coucal, Rose-crowned Fruit-Dove, Brown Cuckoo-Dove, Leaden Flycatcher, Shining Bronze-Cuckoo, Sacred Kingfisher, Brown Falcon and White-eared Monarch.