# Species:164
# Excl Vagrants:164
# Endemics:54
# Near Endemics:2


The table below lists species recorded at this locale but does not indicate frequency of occurrence there. It does indicate whether each species is globally threatened or endangered according to the IUCN and also whether it is migratory, very rare, or accidental in the country. The list is based on available data and may be incomplete.*

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Ducks: Anatidae

1Black SwanCygnus atratus
2Maned DuckChenonetta jubata
3&Australasian ShovelerlSpatula rhynchotis
4Pacific Black DuckAnas superciliosa
5Gray TealAnas gracilis
6Chestnut TealAnas castanea
7HardheadAythya australis

Grebes: Podicipedidae

8Australasian GrebeTachybaptus novaehollandiae

Pigeons and Doves: Columbidae

9Rock PigeonColumba livia
10Spotted DoveSpilopelia chinensis
11Common BronzewingPhaps chalcoptera
12Brush BronzewingPhaps elegans
13Crested PigeonOcyphaps lophotes

Cuckoos: Cuculidae

14Horsfield's Bronze-CuckooChrysococcyx basalis
15Shining Bronze-CuckooChrysococcyx lucidus
16Fan-tailed CuckooCacomantis flabelliformis

Frogmouths: Podargidae

17Tawny FrogmouthPodargus strigoides

Swifts: Apodidae

18/White-throated Needletail/Hirundapus caudacutus

Rails, Gallinules, and Coots: Rallidae

19Buff-banded RailGallirallus philippensis
20Dusky MoorhenGallinula tenebrosa
21&Eurasian CootlFulica atra
22Australasian SwamphenPorphyrio melanotus

Thick-knees: Burhinidae

23Beach Thick-kneeEsacus magnirostris

Stilts and Avocets: Recurvirostridae

24Pied StiltHimantopus leucocephalus

Oystercatchers: Haematopodidae

25Pied OystercatcherHaematopus longirostris
26Sooty OystercatcherHaematopus fuliginosus

Plovers and Lapwings: Charadriidae

27Hooded PloverCharadrius cucullatus
28Black-fronted DotterelCharadrius melanops
29Masked LapwingVanellus miles

Sandpipers and Allies: Scolopacidae

30/Latham's Snipe/Gallinago hardwickii

Skuas and Jaegers: Stercorariidae

31/Parasitic Jaeger/Stercorarius parasiticus

Gulls, Terns, and Skimmers: Laridae

32Silver GullChroicocephalus novaehollandiae
33Pacific GullLarus pacificus
34Kelp GullLarus dominicanus
35Australian Fairy TernSternula nereis
36Caspian TernHydroprogne caspia
37/Common Tern/Sterna hirundo
38/White-fronted Tern/Sterna striata
39Great Crested TernThalasseus bergii

Penguins: Spheniscidae

40Little PenguinEudyptula minor

Albatrosses: Diomedeidae

41#Indian Yellow-nosed Albatross**#Thalassarche carteri
42White-capped AlbatrossThalassarche cauta
43#Black-browed Albatross#Thalassarche melanophris

Shearwaters and Petrels: Procellariidae

44Fairy PrionPachyptila turtur
45(Short-tailed Shearwater)Ardenna tenuirostris
46#Fluttering Shearwater#Puffinus gavia

Boobies and Gannets: Sulidae

47Australasian GannetMorus serrator

Anhingas: Anhingidae

48Australasian DarterAnhinga novaehollandiae

Cormorants and Shags: Phalacrocoracidae

49Little Pied CormorantMicrocarbo melanoleucos
50Great CormorantPhalacrocorax carbo
51Little Black CormorantPhalacrocorax sulcirostris
52Pied CormorantPhalacrocorax varius
53Black-faced CormorantPhalacrocorax fuscescens

Pelicans: Pelecanidae

54Australian PelicanPelecanus conspicillatus

Herons, Egrets, and Bitterns: Ardeidae

55Nankeen Night HeronNycticorax caledonicus
56Little EgretEgretta garzetta
57White-faced HeronEgretta novaehollandiae
58Eastern Cattle EgretBubulcus coromandus
59Pacific HeronArdea pacifica
60Great EgretArdea alba

Ibises and Spoonbills: Threskiornithidae

61Australian IbisThreskiornis molucca
62Straw-necked IbisThreskiornis spinicollis
63Royal SpoonbillPlatalea regia
64Yellow-billed SpoonbillPlatalea flavipes

Hawks, Eagles, and Kites: Accipitridae

65&Black-shouldered KitelElanus axillaris
66Little EagleHieraaetus morphnoides
67Wedge-tailed EagleAquila audax
68Swamp HarrierCircus approximans
69Gray GoshawkAccipiter novaehollandiae
70Brown GoshawkAccipiter fasciatus
71Collared SparrowhawkAccipiter cirrocephalus
72Whistling KiteHaliastur sphenurus
73Black KiteMilvus migrans
74White-bellied Sea-EagleIcthyophaga leucogaster

Barn-Owls: Tytonidae

75Australian Masked-OwlTyto novaehollandiae
76Barn OwlTyto alba

Owls: Strigidae

77Powerful OwlNinox strenua
78Southern BoobookNinox boobook

Kingfishers: Alcedinidae

79Laughing KookaburraDacelo novaeguineae
80(Sacred Kingfisher)Todiramphus sanctus

Bee-eaters: Meropidae

81Rainbow Bee-eaterMerops ornatus

Falcons and Caracaras: Falconidae

82&Nankeen KestrellFalco cenchroides
83Brown FalconFalco berigora
84Peregrine FalconFalco peregrinus

Cockatoos: Cacatuidae

85Yellow-tailed Black-CockatooZanda funereus
86Gang-gang CockatooCallocephalon fimbriatum
87GalahEolophus roseicapilla
88Little CorellaCacatua sanguinea
89Long-billed CorellaCacatua tenuirostris
90Sulphur-crested CockatooCacatua galerita

Parrots: Psittaculidae

91Australian King-ParrotAlisterus scapularis
92Blue-winged ParrotNeophema chrysostoma
93Crimson RosellaPlatycercus elegans
94Eastern RosellaPlatycercus eximius
95&Musk LorikeetlGlossopsitta concinna
96Rainbow LorikeetTrichoglossus moluccanus

Bowerbirds: Ptilonorhynchidae

97Satin BowerbirdPtilonorhynchus violaceus

Australasian Treecreepers: Climacteridae

98White-throated TreecreeperCormobates leucophaea

Fairywrens: Maluridae

99Southern EmuwrenStipiturus malachurus
100Superb FairywrenMalurus cyaneus

Honeyeaters: Meliphagidae

101Eastern SpinebillAcanthorhynchus tenuirostris
102Yellow-faced HoneyeaterCaligavis chrysops
103White-eared HoneyeaterLichenostomus leucotis
104&Red WattlebirdlAnthochaera carunculata
105Little WattlebirdAnthochaera chrysoptera
106Singing HoneyeaterGavicalis virescens
107White-plumed HoneyeaterPtilotula penicillatus
108White-fronted ChatEpthianura albifrons
109Tawny-crowned HoneyeaterGliciphila melanops
110Crescent HoneyeaterPhylidonyris pyrrhopterus
111New Holland HoneyeaterPhylidonyris novaehollandiae
112White-naped HoneyeaterMelithreptus lunatus
113Brown-headed HoneyeaterMelithreptus brevirostris

Bristlebirds: Dasyornithidae

114Rufous BristlebirdDasyornis broadbenti

Pardalotes: Pardalotidae

115Spotted PardalotePardalotus punctatus
116Striated PardalotePardalotus striatus

Thornbills and Allies: Acanthizidae

117Chestnut-rumped HeathwrenHylacola pyrrhopygia
118Striated FieldwrenCalamanthus fuliginosus
119White-browed ScrubwrenSericornis frontalis
120Yellow-rumped ThornbillAcanthiza chrysorrhoa
121Striated ThornbillAcanthiza lineata
122Brown ThornbillAcanthiza pusilla

Cuckooshrikes: Campephagidae

123Black-faced CuckooshrikeCoracina novaehollandiae

Sittellas: Neosittidae

124Varied SittellaDaphoenositta chrysoptera

Shrike-tit: Falcunculidae

125Eastern Shrike-titFalcunculus frontatus

Whistlers and Allies: Pachycephalidae

126Gray ShrikethrushColluricincla harmonica
127Olive WhistlerPachycephala olivacea
128Golden WhistlerPachycephala pectoralis
129Rufous WhistlerPachycephala rufiventris

Woodswallows, Bellmagpies, and Allies: Artamidae

130&White-browed WoodswallowlArtamus superciliosus
131Gray ButcherbirdCracticus torquatus
132Australian MagpieGymnorhina tibicen
133Pied CurrawongStrepera graculina
134Gray CurrawongStrepera versicolor

Fantails: Rhipiduridae

135Willie-wagtailRhipidura leucophrys
136Australian Rufous FantailRhipidura rufifrons
137Gray FantailRhipidura albiscapa

Monarch Flycatchers: Monarchidae

138Magpie-larkGrallina cyanoleuca
139Satin FlycatcherMyiagra cyanoleuca

Crows, Jays, and Magpies: Corvidae

140&Little RavenlCorvus mellori
141Forest RavenCorvus tasmanicus

Australasian Robins: Petroicidae

142Scarlet RobinPetroica boodang
143Flame RobinPetroica phoenicea
144Rose RobinPetroica rosea
145Pink RobinPetroica rodinogaster
146Jacky-winterMicroeca fascinans
147Eastern Yellow RobinEopsaltria australis

Larks: Alaudidae

148&Eurasian SkylarklAlauda arvensis

Grassbirds and Allies: Locustellidae

149Little GrassbirdPoodytes gramineus

Swallows: Hirundinidae

150Welcome SwallowHirundo neoxena
151Fairy MartinPetrochelidon ariel
152Tree MartinPetrochelidon nigricans

White-eyes, Yuhinas, and Allies: Zosteropidae

153SilvereyeZosterops lateralis

Starlings: Sturnidae

154European StarlingSturnus vulgaris
155Common MynaAcridotheres tristis

Thrushes and Allies: Turdidae

156Bassian ThrushZoothera lunulata
157Eurasian BlackbirdTurdus merula

Flowerpeckers: Dicaeidae

158&MistletoebirdlDicaeum hirundinaceum

Waxbills and Allies: Estrildidae

159Beautiful FiretailStagonopleura bella
160Red-browed FiretailNeochmia temporalis

Old World Sparrows: Passeridae

161House SparrowPasser domesticus

Wagtails and Pipits: Motacillidae

162Australian PipitAnthus australis

Finches, Euphonias, and Allies: Fringillidae

163European GreenfinchChloris chloris
164European GoldfinchCarduelis carduelis


 *Nomenclature and taxonomic affinities are based on Clements 6th Edition published 2007 with updates through 2021 maintained by the Cornell Laboratory of Ornithology, which relies largely on the AOU and SACC nomenclature committees. IUCN status may reflect splits not currently recognized by Clements.
**Species not accepted by Clements, AOU, or SACC that we recognize based on the IOC, field observations along with geographical separation, consensus opinions of field guide authors, and other sources. These species are potential splits in future Clements updates.



//Boreal Visitor5
\\Austral Visitor0
##Non-breeding Dispersal3
()Breeding Season Only2


NTNear Threatened4
CRCritically Endangered0

Species counts in code tables depend on completeness of the data. For some countries or locales, data may not include all species or information on species presence may be incomplete.