Several more for Spring Beyond - 2008

Sightings anywhere within a 250 km radius of Toowoomba, but excluding the local survey area (see above), for the period 1 Sep - 30 Nov 2008.

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Rod Hobson
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Several more for Spring Beyond - 2008

Post by Rod Hobson » Wed Nov 12, 2008 8:10 am


More species for the 'Spring Beyond - 2008' list:

From SOSSA Southport boat-trips courtesy Paul Walbridge:

September and October boat-trips: Kermadec Petrel, Wilson's Storm Petrel, Black-bellied Storm Petrel, Cape Petrel, Wedge-tailed Shearwater, Flesh-footed Shearwater, Short-tailed Shearweater, Fluttering Shearwater, Great-winged Petrel, Providence Petrel, Gould's Petrel, Australasian Gannet and Sooty Tern.

Anyone wanting a very pleasant and 'tick-filled' day on the briney are sure to get their rewards on a monthly SOSSA pelagic seabird trip off Southport on Queensland's Gold Coast. Contact trip organiser and seabird enthusiast Paul Walbridge on

Scheduled trips for 2008 are:

Jan - 24th
Feb - 21st
Mar - 21st
Apr - 18th
Jun - 20th
Jul - 25th
Aug - 15th
Sep - 19th
Oct - 17th
Nov - 21st

From Adrian Caneris and Jo Chambers at BAAM Environmental Consultants:

Buff-banded Rail on Eprepah Creek, Redland City on 01/09/08.

Thanks Jo, Adrian and Paul.

Rod Hobson

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