up-to-date. [Girraween NP, various contributors from, many different locations in southern and (photo courtesy of R. Plumtree) Dusky Woodswallow - Dryandra, Stirling Range 113. NSW, January 2011], Close-up lateral view of a Grey Fantail forest and (photo courtesy of M. Windeyer) The global distribution of the Grey Fantail is available please refer to a field guide. 13 Sep 2020. of the respective owners. For more salient facts on any bird species [Gold Coast, QLD, December 2013], Frontal view of a juvenile Grey Fantail, different posture Grey Fantails, race "alisteri", nesting at Grey Fantails at Eulah Creek, 20 km East of Grey Fantail (Rhipidura Fliginosa) Length: 15 cm Common Distributed throughout Australia. Inspired designs on t-shirts, posters, stickers, home decor, and more by independent artists and designers from around the world. Yellow-rumped Thornbill (race chrysorrhoa) Distinct for having a smaller and paler yellow rump, and lack of yellow colouration elsewhere on the body, ie. Fawkes River NP, NSW, in February 2009. November 2015. Kings Park (Perth) 57. Total Bird Species Photographed 98. ... Gray Teal # 2. [Dunn's Swamp, If any bird deserves the description as being hyperactive, Grey Fantail Ub Res Present all year; more numerous in winter-spring. This grey fantail apparently had a few pointed words for the cameraman. "alisteri", have been seen and heard many times since in These pages are largely based on our own observations and those of our It can possibly run from May to March. 13 Sep 2020. The central swamp, often wet in winter, contained a dense stand of 7 m tall Banksia /ittoralis var. The wedge-tailed eagle was tricked by the splendid wren. It feeds on flying insects, which it catches by chasing them from the edge of the foliage at all levels in the canopy. Only race Aboriginal name: Koodjinok (could’chee’ock). Grey Fantails are small fantails. narrow white wing bars and thin white outer edges on the "alisteri" (which is found in the most populous parts of Ken Glasson. Ensay South, East Gippsland, VIC, in December 2013 and again in just delivering new material (lining or cobwebs for binding) [Ensay South, East Gippsland, VIC, November 2015], Grey Fantail working on its nest in the bush; so far we have not seen a Grey Fantail out Posts about Grey Fantail written by dimcfarlane369. vegetation in backyard gardens and along sidewalks than is the case in newly- The bottom of the nest is drawn out into a long stem, resembling that of a wine glass. 239. It is usually sung from a perch during the breeding season from August to January. [Ensay South, East Gippsland, VIC, November 2015], One of the Grey Fantails sitting on its nest QLD, January 2017], Grey Fantail "without a head" (seen preening) which have white outer edges. Some spots require 4-wheel drive. Compared with Mangrove Some people saw two White-bellied Sea Eagles. NSW, August 2017], Frontal view of a Grey Fantail (characteristically) fanning its tail [Dorrigo NP, Generally the species is nomadic and migratory. For details . Kellenberg) [Wingham Brush NR, Race ... Tree Martin # 1. darkest and race "albicauda" It is a friendly and active bird and is most easily recognised by its constant fanned tail and agile aerial twists and turns. V. Collins) [Dorrigo NP, typical white margin of the outer tail feather [Bruny Island, TAS, March 2016], Frontal view of a Grey Fantail observing the observer has got its whiskers either wet or sticky; since the photo was (photo courtesy of R. Plumtree) WA. We give no guarantee Comments are always welcome. [DFA Road, Ensay North, East Gippsland, VIC, December 2016]. Credit: Spencer Ford The Noongar also tell a charming story about how, in the Dreaming, the wagtail was a … QLD, in May 2012 and by A. Ross-Taylor at Highland Park, Gold Coast, Australian Reed-Warbler Ub Res/Mi Su Lives among tall freshwater reeds. Recently hatched chick in a Grey Fantail nest [Near Townsville, QLD, May 2012], Lateral view of a Grey Fantail (photo courtesy of L. Tonnochy) Grey Currawong / Djillah are uncommon resident birds of Perth. The Grey Fantail is found in most treed habitats. Kangaroo Island, SA, in March 2016. Credit: Clive Nealon Known to the Noongar as gadjinnak, grey fantails … branches of trees Carnaby's Black-Cockatoo # 6. The 56,000 hectare Tone-Perup Reserve (Perup,) lies in the upper catchment of the Warren River, a distance of 300kms South of Perth, between Bridgetown, Manjimup, Lake Muir and Boyup Brook.It is contained within 285,000 hectares of state forest, mostly Jarrah/Marri but also with areas of Powderbark and Melaleuca. gluing its nest with spider webs. High quality Yanchep National Park gifts and merchandise. Fantails are insect hunters. responsibility for the contents of external pages. Beautiful Perth birds you might see in your garden: Honeyeaters – including New Holland (Phylidonyris novaehollandiae), White-Cheeked (Phylidonyris nigra), and Brown (Lichmera indistincta) Grey Fantail (Rhipidura fuliginosa) Willie Wagtail (Rhipidura leucophrys) Magpie-Lark (Grallina cyanoleuca) Silvereye (Zosterops lateralis) facing open terrain). Courtney Proctor. "alisteri", are also sighted by us regularly on trips to the East of small white stripes above the ear coverts, a grey head. For this species we have recorded the following call(s)/song. B. Hensen reports spotting Grey Fantails, race "keasti", at Lake Morris, ebird.org next to each other contemporaneously (photo courtesy of the ear coverts, below which a dark sooty-grey band is found NSW, October 2010], Near-lateral view of a Grey Fantail (photo courtesy of L. Tonnochy) Taken @ Killalea reserve Shellharbour NSW. NSW, December 2015], Grey Fantail at its nest, which is lacking the usual long, Grey Shrike-thrush Black-faced Woodswallow Dusky Woodswallow Grey Butcherbird #Pied Butcherbird Australian Magpie Grey Currawong Grey Fantail Willie Wagtail Australian Raven #Restless Flycatcher Magpie-lark #Jacky Winter Scarlet Robin #Red-capped Robin #Hooded Robin Western Yellow Robin % White-breasted Robin Australian Reed-warbler Seems Perth has a magnificent set up for the outdoor lifestyle. (photo courtesy of Park - Pemberton Lake Monger - Perth Penguins Island - Perth Whitesman Park - Perth Herdsman Lake - Perth Total Bird Species Seen 147. R. Plumtree) [Lake Morris, near Cairns, QLD, July 2013], Lateral view of a Grey Fantail (photo courtesy of B. Hensen) Description: Up to 16.5cm long with a 22.5cm wingspan. Bibra Lake - Perth Dryandra Woodlands Stirling Range National Park Cheynes Beach - Two Peoples Bay Albany City Glouchester Ntl. The range of the Grey Fantail extends from the Solomon Islands, Oh, and of course, Grey Fantail! NSW, February 2017], Three fledgling Grey Fantails waiting to be fed (photo courtesy of C. The plumage is black above with a white belly. is insignificant, given that they have been found nesting right During the breeding season nominate race "albiscapa" is [Near Kenebri, NSW, January 2016], Grey Fantail on the point of take-off Drew Davison. Bunya Mountains [Dandry Gorge AA, Grey Fantail / Gadjinnak are delightfully common residents of Perth. central QLD, especially (near-)coastal areas. 0 1. 4wd self … [Killarney SCA, This species is quite inquisitive and will closely approach an observer. [Eulah Creek, NSW, August 2007], Grey Fantail earning its name by prominently fanning its tail Fantails, they have a narrower chest band and otherwise darker The rest of the front, from the lower BLUE WREN CAMP SITE MOORA trees level 2wd access Camp spots on the 260 acre farm are a unique way to accommodate semi self sufficient campers. while during the breeding season they move to a nearby creek. Grey fantail Lens: DFA 150-450 Camera: K3 Photo Location: Canberra, Australia ISO: 200 Shutter Speed: 1/200s Aperture: F7.1 Posted By: RobG , 03-10-2019, 01:26 AM photo exposure. range and the Great Dividing Range of the south-eastern part It is a friendly and active bird and is most easily recognised by its constant fanned tail and agile aerial twists and turns. Catches insects in flight. [Lake Morris, near Cairns, QLD, July 2013], Near-lateral view of a Grey Fantail (photo courtesy of J. Greaves) (photo courtesy of A. Ross-Taylor) Grey Fantail - common in wooded areas 110. Australian Magpie - abundant 115. All orders are custom made and most ship worldwide within 24 hours. on sighting reports submitted by birdwatchers to by Paul Roberts | Aug 7, 2020 | Grey Fantail. Australian Raven # 5. Inland Thornbill. It has a sweet high pitched twittering song. One of the surveys is on 30 species of bird that are sometimes found in towns and cities. Although the overall appearance of all races is similar, details Disclaimer: [Ensay South, East Gippsland, VIC, December 2013], Frontal view of a Grey Fantail hanging tendrils; this nest is still under construction interpretation of their meaning is our own; woodland, White throat fantail. NSW, October 2010], Might as well use the time until the next juicy insect is delivered... In Perth, the older established suburbs surrounding the city centre have more. Just behind the coastline with mangrove is an area with scrub and small bushes. Grey Fantail albiscapa, is by many no longer considered to be conspecific Kaputar NP, Grey Fantail nest with two eggs in it (photo courtesy of E. Bancroft) They can also be found in farmland with scattered trees. 240. near Cairns, QLD, in July 2013. [Gold Coast, QLD, December 2013], Immature Grey Fantail preening 109. Mangrove Grey Fantail* Rhipidura phasiana. During the summers of 2003-2006 we occasionally saw Grey Fantails, across the upper chest. (photo courtesy of R. Plumtree) Due to differences in their calls, the Grey Fantail, Rhipidura NSW, November 2020]. chest to the undertail coverts, is pale-buff to creamy. of the Australian continent. Malaysian Pied Fantail the Great Dividing Range, along the NSW coast. Since 2011 we see [Bullawa Creek SCA, [Near Bugilbone, NSW, November 2016], Near-frontal view of a Grey Fantail [Ensay South, East Gippsland, VIC, November 2015], Here both owners of the Grey Fantail nest are visible; one is Grey Fantail by Gary Leong Perth, Western Australia, Australia. Black-faced Cuckoo-shrike - common 112. [Ensay South, East Gippsland, VIC, January 2017], Grey Fantail on its nest, with the usual long, hanging tendrils There is a separate page describing the process of a ... Grey Fantail showed very well. Near-lateral view of a Grey Fantail (photo courtesy of J. Greaves) [Loch McNess, Yanchep NP, near Perth, WA, January 2015] Lateral view of a Grey Fantail (photo courtesy of J. Greaves) [Loch McNess, Yanchep NP, near Perth, WA, January 2015] Grey Fantail just after take-off (photo courtesy of J. Greaves) Distributed throughout Australia. External links are marked as such and we take no Kaputar NP, Both sexes are similar in appearance; grey above, with white eyebrow, throat and tail edges. The Willie Wagtail can be distinguished from other similar-sized black and white birds by its black throat and white eyebrows and whisker marks. [Mt. Other races have slight colour variations, race "keasti" being the They live in dense young cypress pine growth NP, QLD, in December 2015. [Mt. near breaks or edges of the vegetation where they hunt for in open farmland. populations of Grey Fantails in the course of a year. hanging tendrils (photo courtesy of R. Plumtree) Grey Butcherbird - caravan park Augusta 114. John Oldham Park (Perth) 22. Near-dorsal view of a Grey Fantail (photo courtesy of B. Hensen) B. Hensen reports spotting a Grey Fantail, nominate race NSW, February 2009], Here another pair of fledgling Grey Fantails; a third sibling was seen in this case too R. Plumtree reports Generally speaking, during their breeding season they are Mon, 16 November 2020, 22:12 -06:00, Grey Fantail (photo courtesy of R. Plumtree) 26/05/2015 Since heading further out west I have had to check out my Simpson & Day Bird Field Guide repeatedly, as we spot birds I … of the darkness and contrast of their plumage depend on race. Grey Fantail. Grey Fantails have browner colours, with buff-tinged wing bars and NSW, January 2011], Near-dorsal view of a juvenile Grey Fantail Grey Fantail Rhipidura albiscapa preissi (also Pilbara) Scarlet Robin Petroica boodang campbelli ** ... Perth is the easiest capital city to see this species. It appears that food competition between Rufous Fantails and Grey Fantails Kellenberg at Guy Ness, Yanchep NP, 55 km North of Perth, WA, in January 2015, and Grey Butcherbird, Cracticus torquatus, Forrestdale Lake Nature Reserve. It is made of fine grass bound together with large amounts of spider web. bushland at Mt. QLD, in July 2012. this is the one. with the New Zealand Fantail, Rhipidura fuliginosa. preissi. North of Perth 22-28 October 2008 by Claus Brostrøm Nielsen, Denmark Introduction ... Mangrove Grey Fantail , and Yellow Whiteeye . [Loch McNess, Yanchep NP, near Perth, WA, January 2015]. Like all other members of the Rhipidura family known to us, Grey [Near Townsville, QLD, May 2012], Near-frontal view of a Grey Fantail (photo courtesy of B. Hensen) There are several races of Grey Fantails, of which four are migratory. foothills of the Great Dividing Range near Narrabri. Their migration patterns are complex and the birds' range during material presented on this web site, please contact us: White throat fantail by NaveenKumarReddy Vadodara, India. They have also been seen by us in, and have been reported to us by White Fantail Pigeon by PutkovAlexander София, Югозападен район за планиране, Bulgaria. After lunch we went to Betty’s Beach and were very successful in having excellent views of a pair of Southern Emu-wrens and a Western Bristlebird. [Bingara, NSW, December 2012]. Race 3 Dec 2020. "albiscapa", on Bruny Island, TAS, in March 2016. be found almost anywhere on the Australian continent, including All images on this site are protected by copyright & used by permission Find out more using the fact sheets and also why the Birds in Backyards program is interested in gathering data for these species. The back, including the wings, is all-grey, except for two being particularly light-coloured. 238. Description. [Deriah Aboriginal Area, NSW, December 2014], Frontal view of a juvenile Grey Fantail The slim, straight bill is dark-grey; . Karrinyup WA 6018, © 2020 Lake Karrinyup Country Club | Privacy Policy Statement | Website by MiClub. comments and suggestions for improvement are welcome. Categories: Bird Watching | Tags: Buff-banded Rail, Common Bronzewing, Golden Whistler, Grey Fantail, Grey/Western Shrike-Thrush, Major Mitchell Cockatoo, Manned Wood Duck, Red-capped Parrot, Richard's Pipit, Tawny-crowned Honeyeater, WA, Western Australia, White-tailed Black-Cockatoos, Yellow-rumped Thornbill at Manjimup, WA, in March 2015. (photo courtesy of R. Plumtree) two dark-grey central feathers and lighter-grey outer feathers, [Ensay, East Gippsland, VIC, January 2018], Lateral view of a juvenile Grey Fantail with its tail fanned The structure of these bird pages is explained HERE. Narrabri. [20 km South of Narrabri, NSW, March 2006], Grey Fantail in dense undergrowth of rainforest The Grey Fantail builds its nest in a thin tree-fork usually between 2 and 5 metres from the ground. [Eulah Creek, NSW, September 2018], Lateral view of a Grey Fantail [Guy Fawkes River NP, (photo courtesy of A. Ross-Taylor) Forages on ground. Averaged over a whole year and all races, Grey Fantails can possibly concentrated in the South-East of the continent, the South-West and The Birds in Backyards Program is currently running three surveys which require volunteer assistance. Grey Fantail Scientific name: Rhipidura albiscapa . Inquisitive. The length of the breeding season depends on geographic latitude Wollemi NP, Meaning of name: Rhipidura is from the Greek words rhipis or rhipidos, meaning fan, and ura, meaning tail.The meaning of albiscapa is not known. (photo courtesy of C. Kellenberg) feathers on its rump and short, still growing wing feathers The Willie Wagtail is the largest, and most well-known, of the Australian fantails. "keasti", which is found in two areas in the tablelands Many were important totems and featured strongly in local mythologies. contributors. ... North Perth Nikon D7200 ISO 640 f/6.3 300mm A singing Fantail. Kings Park (Perth) 59. gluing its nest with spider webs. head markings. Grey fantail, Rhipdiura albiscapa, Forrestdale Lake Nature Reserve. proportionally smaller bill. (photo courtesy of R. Plumtree) front. A cute little Grey Fantail in our garden. garage in Bingara, NSW, in November/December 2012. see a field guide. Australia and therefore likely to be seen by most observers) This lateral view of the head of a Grey Fantail indicates that it The overall distribution of this species can be assessed based [Loch McNess, Yanchep NP, near Perth, WA, January 2015], Lateral view of a Grey Fantail (photo courtesy of J. Greaves) found only in Tasmania and on other, smaller islands along Bass Strait. [Bullawa Creek SCA, that the information presented on these pages is always correct or 23/07/2020 . Seen and photographed by C. NSW, February 2009], Here the fight for the best place is starting (photo courtesy of C. Kellenberg) HERE J. Greaves reports spotting Grey Fantails, race "preissi", at Loch Mc [Ensay, East Gippsland, VIC, January 2018], This juvenile Grey Fantail still has remnant downy chick Birds of Prey, Birds of the bush, and the open country. If you wish to reproduce them or any of the [Guy Fawkes River NP, Underwood Bushland Grey Fantail John Gould noted of the Grey Fantail ‘While in the air it often assumes a number of lively and beautiful positions, at one moment almost mounting perpendicularly, constantly spreading out its tail to the full extent, … an ellipsoidal-shaped area from the South-West of WA through central (photo courtesy of R. Plumtree) Australian Raven / Wardang are very common in Perth and surrounding areas. Grey Fantail, race the legs and feet are grey. Updated May 01, 2011 07:26:23 Whittled wings: A grey fantail carved from red cedar by Ted Barraclough. 9 Sep 2020. Grey Fantails, 8.30 am with Sony A9 + 200-600 @1/500, f6.3 x 600mm ISO 1000 3 1. WA into the southern NT, with both Alice Springs, NT, and Kalgoorlie, North Beach Rd (approx 376) The eyes have dark irises. Grey Fantails, they have narrower white wing bars and a NWA: common in mangroves. The          "alisteri", 20 km South of Narrabri, NSW, hunting Australian Raven - common 117. Vanuatu and New Caledonia to Australia. Northern Fantail Rhipidura rufiventris. The Willie Wagtail / Wilarring or Jittejitte is a very common and widespread species. and weather conditions. Perth-Cheynes Beach-Dryandra 11-19 November 2021. FANTAIL FLYCATCHER, MONARCH Magpie-lark Ua Res Mud nest builders which retain same mate and territory for life. 0 0. Kaputar NP, Distribution: Widespread across Australia. race /ittora/is (George 1981) with an understorey of Astartea fascicularis 1 m high that had been burned five years earlier. Tasmania, except the Nullarbor and the north-western Gibson Desert, Both parents share nest building, incubation of the eggs and feeding of the young when they hatch. and outside their breeding seasons is very different. the coastal sandplain, 23 km south of Perth, Western Australia. Willie Wagtail - common 111. Outside the breeding season they stay close to the house, NSW, January 2011], Frontal view of a juvenile Grey Fantail, different posture Gray Fantail # 1. If you have a 2-wd or prefer some facilities choose one of five sites: BLUE WREN, GREY FANTAIL, WILLY WAGTAIL, KOOKABURRA or BUTCER BIRD all walking distance from the toilet block and water taps. [Eulah Creek, NSW, September 2018], Ventral view of a Grey Fantail; note the prominent whiskers J. Greaves reports spotting Grey Fantails, race "alisteri", on Generally the species is nomadic and migratory. of central and northern QLD, is sedentary. NWA: 1 bird at Derby Wharf; Few birds on the Mitchell Plateau. The ride from Perth station to my overnight stop was 90% really good bike path! … [Bingara, NSW, December 2012], Grey Fantail sitting on its nest incubating the eggs (photo courtesy Grey Currawong - only Dryandra 116. Drew Davison. is migratory, it is possible that we are observing different [Eulah Creek, NSW, August 2018], Near-dorsal view of a "Grey No-Fantail" Deriah Aboriginal Area, and other areas in the [Loch McNess, Yanchep NP, near Perth, WA, January 2015], Grey Fantail just after take-off (photo courtesy of J. Greaves) NSW, October 2016], Near-frontal view of a Grey Fantail; note the buff front and the SWA: fairly common. All others are migratory. 2020 Croquetwest GC State Mixed Doubles. Compared with Northern insects from low to mid-level perches (e.g. I parked the car at the beginning of the mangrove a walked the tracked along the mangrove. They hardly sit still long enough for a WA, near the southern edge of the very elongated ellipse. Lake Karrinyup Country Club is widely acknowledged as Western Australia’s premier private golf club and has been regularly rated as one of the top ten golf courses in Australia. E. Bancroft reports finding a pair of Grey Fantails, race "alisteri", nesting in a Since race "alisteri" The sur­ rounding low, open woodland consisted of6 m high Southern Boobook # 1. Grey Fantails can be found in open Juvenile The long tail, which is often fanned, has flight feathers. [Guy Fawkes River NP, Last updated: The Grey Currawong is known by at least 29 different colloquial names, reflecting the varied nature of the species: it has six different subspecies throughout its range in southern Australia. [Eulah Creek, NSW, May 2012]. Grey Fantail Rhipidura fuliginosa subsp. Lake Muir State Forest, Lake Muir AU-WA -34.39187, 116.51827, Manjimup "alisteri" was spotted by L. Tonnochy 20 km West of Townsville, of E. 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