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Wollongong Lagoon, Australia (Center on Interactive Map)

Map of Wollongong Lagoon, Australia

Map of Wollongong Lagoon, Australia



Great Crested-Tern (Thalasseus bergii) Gray Teal (Anas gracilis) Great Cormorant (Phalacrocorax carbo) Maned Duck (Chenonetta jubata) - Female

Small nature area on the north end of Wollongong. Restoration of plant life is in progress.

Trips

Eastern Australia

11/23/2012: I was in a hotel near here in preparation for my pelagic trip, so I had a walk around the lagoon.

Previous Visit (Morton National Park: 11/22/2012)
Next Visit (Wollongong Pelagic Trip: 11/24/2012)



Species Recorded (28)

Birds ( 28 )

Shoebill ( Balaenicipitidae )
Australian Pelican - Pelecanus conspicillatus

Cormorants ( Phalacrocoracidae )
Little Pied Cormorant - Microcarbo melanoleucos
Great Cormorant - Phalacrocorax carbo
Pied Cormorant - Phalacrocorax varius

Herons ( Ardeidae )
White-faced Heron - Egretta novaehollandiae

Swans, Geese, and Ducks ( Anatidae )
Chestnut Teal - Anas castanea
Gray Teal - Anas gracilis
Pacific Black Duck - Anas superciliosa
White-eyed Duck - Aythya australis
Maned Duck - Chenonetta jubata

Rails, Gallinules, and Allies ( Rallidae )
Eurasian Coot - Fulica atra
Dusky Moorhen - Gallinula tenebrosa

Gulls, Terns, and Skimmers ( Laridae )
Silver Gull - Chroicocephalus novaehollandiae
Great Crested Tern - Thalasseus bergii

New World Parrots ( Psittacidae )
Sulphur-crested Cockatoo - Cacatua galerita
Galah - Eolophus roseicapilla

Bulbuls ( Pycnonotidae )
Red-whiskered Bulbul - Pycnonotus jocosus

White-eyes ( Zosteropidae )
Silver-Eye - Zosterops lateralis

Jays and Crows ( Corvidae )
Magpie-lark - Grallina cyanoleuca

Fantails ( Rhipiduridae )
Willie-wagtail - Rhipidura leucophrys

Starlings and Mynas ( Sturnidae )
Common Myna - Acridotheres tristis

( Maluridae )
Superb Fairywren - Malurus cyaneus

( Meliphagidae )
Eastern Spinebill - Acanthorhynchus tenuirostris
Red Wattlebird - Anthochaera carunculata
Little Wattlebird - Anthochaera chrysoptera
Lewin's Honeyeater - Meliphaga lewinii

( Pardalotidae )
Yellow Thornbill - Acanthiza nana

( Eopsaltriidae )
Eastern Yellow Robin - Eopsaltria australis

Lifelists

Australasia
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