• Purple-crowned Fairy-wrens at Geikie Gorge

    1 month ago - By 10,000 Birds

    We try to make a trip to Geikie Gorge each year to go bush-walking and birdwatching, but the area is only open for a few months each year. Typically the area is open from around April to October, but this can vary a lot due to flooding rains or bushfires. Last year we were able to visit in May , but this year we had not been able to visit until this last weekend. The park had been closed to a bushfire the previous week, so we were lucky that we could visit before it closed. Last Sunday was a typically hot day for late September with temperatures over 30c as soon as the sun came up and...
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