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    Nesting

    Honeyeater making a nest on back patio....

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    Re: Nesting

    That's special. Lucky!

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    Re: Nesting

    Lucky you.
    It's not a honeyeater. It's a Yellow-bellied Sunbird.

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    Re: Nesting

    G'day Mark 1 ... Yep, I did know that but I was a bit lazy to type it all out. I have quite a few photos of them in my collection.

    Here is another one..
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    Re: Nesting

    The lady bird is still in build mode...

    Nest2.jpg ..... Nest3.jpg

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    Re: Nesting

    Great bird to have around your house. Nice pics.
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    Hardly had time to get the shot.. Not as good as I would like but I will get the shot I want sooner or later.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Smokie View Post
    Hardly had time to get the shot.. Not as good as I would like but I will get the shot I want sooner or later.

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    I'm sure you will, nice to have resident subjects!

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    Now she still sits and waits and so do I. Hoping to get some good shots of the bubs later.
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    Re: Nesting

    Wonderful adaptability

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    Re: Nesting

    Well, at long last the chick has appeared and Mummy bird is flat out keeping up the the food demands..
    Feed Time1.jpg Feed Time2.jpg

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    Re: Nesting

    Great stuff, you're going to heaps of material now for a while!

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    Re: Nesting

    These are the first shots of the male bird feeding the chick..
    Male1.jpg ... Male2.jpg

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    Re: Nesting

    Good ones.

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    Re: Nesting

    Last shot of the chick and now we are empty nesters. The little one took of this morning and I didn't even get a chance to take a shot as she left..
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    Wow that didn't take long! You must have good tucker at your place.

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    Re: Nesting

    You should know that the bugs are always bigger in North Qld closei...

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