Backyard bush birds of Australia

Discussion in 'Hunting Australia & New Zealand' started by sambarhunter, Oct 22, 2016.

  1. sambarhunter

    sambarhunter AH Enthusiast

    Joined:
    Nov 3, 2009
    Messages:
    341
    Video/Photo:
    12
    Likes Received:
    204
    Location:
    North Eastern Victoria Australia
    Hunted:
    Australia,Ireland,New Zealand,Sweden
    It has taken 12 months of patience for the wild birds at my new location to accept us,anyway I snapped a few off yesterday.They will do for now but will get better as the birds sit a little better.

    [​IMG]


    [​IMG]


    [​IMG]
     

    Attached Files:

    Roan, Wheels, Velo Dog and 2 others like this.

  2. wahunter

    wahunter AH Senior Member

    Joined:
    Jul 3, 2012
    Messages:
    65
    Likes Received:
    9
    Hunted:
    Australia New Zealand South Africa Canada
    Nice work , it can take some time but when they get use feeding the rewards are great
     

  3. Clayton

    Clayton AH Fanatic

    Joined:
    Mar 29, 2016
    Messages:
    840
    Likes Received:
    657
    Location:
    SW Louisiana, USA
    Member of:
    NRA Life Member, 2nd Ammendm't Fdn Life Member, LA Shooting Assoc'n Life Member, Gun Owners of America Member, & SW LA Rifle & Pistol Club Member.
    Brilliant colors. Your visitors will take to you.
     

  4. BRICKBURN

    BRICKBURN AH ENABLER SUPER MODERATOR CONTRIBUTOR LIFETIME TITANIUM BENEFACTOR AH Ambassador

    Joined:
    Aug 5, 2010
    Messages:
    19,073
    Video/Photo:
    414
    Likes Received:
    10,716
    Hunted:
    Namibia, South Africa, Botswana, Mozambique, Canada, USA, Mexico
    Gotta ask, what are these vibrant little subjects?

    Thanks for sharing your work.
     

  5. AfricaHunting.com

    AfricaHunting.com AH ENABLER FOUNDER AH Ambassador

    Joined:
    Oct 1, 2007
    Messages:
    9,547
    Video/Photo:
    5,460
    Likes Received:
    3,702
    Beautiful birds to look at, wish had some like these in my backyard... Thanks for sharing.
     

  6. Wheels

    Wheels AH ENABLER AH Legend

    Joined:
    Dec 23, 2012
    Messages:
    4,321
    Video/Photo:
    73
    Likes Received:
    3,781
    Hunted:
    Botswana, Namibia, South Africa, Tanzania, Zimbabwe
    Beautiful. Thanks for the photos.
     

  7. Rob404

    Rob404 AH ENABLER BRONZE SUPPORTER AH Legend

    Joined:
    Jan 6, 2013
    Messages:
    2,754
    Video/Photo:
    17
    Likes Received:
    2,070
    Location:
    Chaska Minnesota
    Member of:
    NRA, Member Minnesota Horse and Hunt,,Caribou Hunt Club
    Hunted:
    Illinois,Wisconsin,Michigan Limpopo Province South Africa
    Beautiful , Thanks
     

  8. ScottG

    ScottG AH Fanatic

    Joined:
    Mar 18, 2014
    Messages:
    765
    Likes Received:
    420
    Very nice. Beautiful colors
     

  9. G Skinner

    G Skinner AH Fanatic

    Joined:
    Jul 25, 2013
    Messages:
    685
    Video/Photo:
    47
    Likes Received:
    377
    Hunted:
    Namibia
    My wife would love to have these in our backyard .... she loves her budgies and cockatiel .
    Glen
     

  10. gillettehunter

    gillettehunter AH ENABLER AH Legend

    Joined:
    Sep 10, 2009
    Messages:
    2,532
    Video/Photo:
    30
    Likes Received:
    1,789
    Hunted:
    Namibia, Kyrgyzstan(2) South Africa(2) New Zealand
    Very nice. Vibrant colors. Are they a parrot of some sort? Bruce
     

  11. reedy0312

    reedy0312 AH ENABLER AH Ambassador

    Joined:
    Jul 21, 2011
    Messages:
    6,512
    Video/Photo:
    115
    Likes Received:
    4,548
    Location:
    North Carolina
    Member of:
    NRA Life Member
    Hunted:
    US (All over), New Zealand, South Africa(Northern Cape, Northwest), Zimbabwe
    Thanks for sharing, some nice colors there!
     

  12. sambarhunter

    sambarhunter AH Enthusiast

    Joined:
    Nov 3, 2009
    Messages:
    341
    Video/Photo:
    12
    Likes Received:
    204
    Location:
    North Eastern Victoria Australia
    Hunted:
    Australia,Ireland,New Zealand,Sweden
    In order as posted.

    Female King Parrot
    Imm Crimson Rosella
    Mat King Parrot male
     

  13. Ridgewalker

    Ridgewalker AH ENABLER LIFETIME BRONZE BENEFACTOR AH Legend

    Joined:
    Aug 8, 2016
    Messages:
    2,313
    Video/Photo:
    75
    Likes Received:
    1,832
    Location:
    Colorado
    Hunted:
    South Africa: Limpopo, Northwest; USA: Ak, Mt, Wy, Co, Ne, Ks, Nv, NM, Tx
    Wow what colors!
    The only birds I've seen in the USA that could compare to these are Painted Buntings. Much smaller and they look like they flew into an artist's palet.
    Thanks for sharing!
     

  14. kathy

    kathy AH Fanatic

    Joined:
    Jan 31, 2011
    Messages:
    668
    Likes Received:
    344
    Beautiful birds, very good photographer . Forrest
     

  15. sambarhunter

    sambarhunter AH Enthusiast

    Joined:
    Nov 3, 2009
    Messages:
    341
    Video/Photo:
    12
    Likes Received:
    204
    Location:
    North Eastern Victoria Australia
    Hunted:
    Australia,Ireland,New Zealand,Sweden
    Nice words,thanks.

    I looked up the Painted Bunting,he`s a dandy too.
     

  16. sambarhunter

    sambarhunter AH Enthusiast

    Joined:
    Nov 3, 2009
    Messages:
    341
    Video/Photo:
    12
    Likes Received:
    204
    Location:
    North Eastern Victoria Australia
    Hunted:
    Australia,Ireland,New Zealand,Sweden
    Right you fella`s have me on a mission to get a few more pics. We will have more bird species arriving as the flowers start blooming.
     

Share This Page

 
  1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.
    Dismiss Notice