Tag Archives: Cup and Saucer Creek Wetland

Cooks River Birds – 3 October 2017

I spent a few hours in the afternoon along a short section of the Cooks River photographing some of the birds. I tried to look at the Tawny Frogmouth nest at the Boat Harbour, but some very aggressive Noisy Miners … Continue reading

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Birds alongs the Cooks River and Tempe Wetlands – 24 September 2017

This was a pleasant day cycling along the Cooks River Cycleway from near Cup and Saucer Creek to the Tempe Wetlands photographing the birdlife. I spotted two sets of nesting Tawny Frogmouths – one near the Boat Harbour and one … Continue reading

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Cooks River Birds – 15 September 2017

Here are a few photographs of birds taken along a short section of the Cooks River and the Cup and Saucer Creek Wetlands. It was nice to see a few baby birds in the wetlands –

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Local Birds – Cooks River and Barton Park – 2 September 2017

I spent a very pleasant day cycling along the Cooks River Cycleway, from the Boat Harbour to Botany Bay and back stopping along the way to photograph the birds. I spent most of my time at the Landing Lights Wetland … Continue reading

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More Birds of the Cooks River – 17 and 20 November 2016

I spent a few hours on two days recently along the Cooks River and (on the second trip) at the Landing Lights Wetland (which is in the catchment) photographing birds and other animals. On both trips I looked to see if … Continue reading

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Cooks River Bird Photography – 4 November 2016

After hearing about the Tawny Frogmouth chcks, some friends were keen to come along and spend a morning photographing them and some of the other birds along the river. So I met up with Ken, Brian and Digi Dave, all … Continue reading

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Tawny Frogmouths on the Cooks River 1-2 November 2016

Two years ago, there were two separate families of Tawny Frogmouths, living in the trees alongside the Cooks River. Both the families were two adults and two chicks. I didn’t see any last year. But, this year, there are again … Continue reading

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Cooks River Birds – 8 September 2016

After being sick at home for the best part of a week with a bad cold, it was pleasant to get out and enjoy some local nature. I headed down to the Cooks River area to photograph some local wildlife. … Continue reading

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More Birds at the Cooks River – 27 May 2016

This was a short afternoon bike ride along parts of the Cooks River Cycleway, and I took my camera in case any birds were out. At the Boat Harbour, I noticed a few cormorants were in the bird refuge. As I … Continue reading

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Cooks River Birds – 22 May 2016

This was a nice bike ride along the cycleways of the Cooks River visiting some of the wetlands and photographing the birds. The first place  I stopped was Gough Whitlam Park. The I cycled to TheLanding Lights Wetland at Rockdale. … Continue reading

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