Summer Migrant the Channel-Billed Cuckoo

First of the summer migrants at my home in Katherine today, a single CHANNEL-BILLED CUCKOO.

Keeping an eye out for Dollarbird, Eastern Koel, Oriental Plover and others to follow.



Real-time information for birdwatching in the Top End!

This Blog provides real-time information for birdwatchers visiting the Top End. Feel free to seek more information or post details of your recent sightings.

PICTORELLA MANNIKIN. Flocks observed along the Bullita Road.

YELLOW-RUMPED MANNIKIN. Small numbers mixed with STAR FINCHES on Weaber Plains Road Kununurra.

GREY FALCON. Two reported near Timber Creek.

FLOCK BRONZEWING. Large flocks along the Tableland Highway 60 – 100 kilometres north of the Barkly Homestead Roadhouse. Video refers.