# Species*:146
# Excl Vagrants*:146
# Endemics*:43
# Near Endemics*:7
*Based on partial or incomplete data.


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

1Plumed Whistling-DuckDendrocygna eytoni
2Black SwanCygnus atratus
3Maned DuckChenonetta jubata
4Pacific Black DuckAnas superciliosa
5Gray TealAnas gracilis
6Chestnut TealAnas castanea
7HardheadAythya australis

Pheasants, Grouse, and Allies: Phasianidae

8&Stubble QuaillCoturnix pectoralis

Grebes: Podicipedidae

9Australasian GrebeTachybaptus novaehollandiae

Pigeons and Doves: Columbidae

10Rock PigeonColumba livia
11White-headed PigeonColumba leucomela
12Spotted DoveSpilopelia chinensis
13Brown Cuckoo-DoveMacropygia phasianella
14Common BronzewingPhaps chalcoptera
15Crested PigeonOcyphaps lophotes
16Wonga PigeonLeucosarcia melanoleuca
17Bar-shouldered DoveGeopelia humeralis
18Topknot PigeonLopholaimus antarcticus

Cuckoos: Cuculidae

19Pacific KoelEudynamys orientalis
20(Channel-billed Cuckoo)Scythrops novaehollandiae
21Pallid CuckooCacomantis pallidus
22(Brush Cuckoo)Cacomantis variolosus
23Fan-tailed CuckooCacomantis flabelliformis

Frogmouths: Podargidae

24Tawny FrogmouthPodargus strigoides

Nightjars and Allies: Caprimulgidae

25White-throated NightjarEurostopodus mystacalis

Owlet-Nightjars: Aegothelidae

26Australian Owlet-nightjarAegotheles cristatus

Swifts: Apodidae

27/White-throated Needletail/Hirundapus caudacutus

Rails, Gallinules, and Coots: Rallidae

28&Lewin's RaillLewinia pectoralis
29Buff-banded RailGallirallus philippensis
30Dusky MoorhenGallinula tenebrosa
31&Eurasian CootlFulica atra
32Australasian SwamphenPorphyrio melanotus

Plovers and Lapwings: Charadriidae

33Masked LapwingVanellus miles

Anhingas: Anhingidae

34Australasian DarterAnhinga novaehollandiae

Cormorants and Shags: Phalacrocoracidae

35Little Pied CormorantMicrocarbo melanoleucos
36Great CormorantPhalacrocorax carbo
37Little Black CormorantPhalacrocorax sulcirostris

Pelicans: Pelecanidae

38Australian PelicanPelecanus conspicillatus

Herons, Egrets, and Bitterns: Ardeidae

39Black BitternIxobrychus flavicollis
40White-faced HeronEgretta novaehollandiae
41Striated HeronButorides striata
42Eastern Cattle EgretBubulcus coromandus
43Pacific HeronArdea pacifica
44Great EgretArdea alba
45Plumed EgretArdea plumifera

Ibises and Spoonbills: Threskiornithidae

46Australian IbisThreskiornis molucca
47Straw-necked IbisThreskiornis spinicollis
48Royal SpoonbillPlatalea regia
49Yellow-billed SpoonbillPlatalea flavipes

Hawks, Eagles, and Kites: Accipitridae

50&Black-shouldered KitelElanus axillaris
51Little EagleHieraaetus morphnoides
52Wedge-tailed EagleAquila audax
53Swamp HarrierCircus approximans
54&Spotted HarrierlCircus assimilis
55Gray GoshawkAccipiter novaehollandiae
56Brown GoshawkAccipiter fasciatus
57Collared SparrowhawkAccipiter cirrocephalus
58White-bellied Sea-EagleIcthyophaga leucogaster

Barn-Owls: Tytonidae

59Barn OwlTyto alba

Owls: Strigidae

60Southern BoobookNinox boobook

Kingfishers: Alcedinidae

61Azure KingfisherCeyx azureus
62Laughing KookaburraDacelo novaeguineae
63(Sacred Kingfisher)Todiramphus sanctus

Rollers: Coraciidae

64(Oriental Dollarbird)Eurystomus orientalis

Falcons and Caracaras: Falconidae

65&Nankeen KestrellFalco cenchroides
66Australian HobbyFalco longipennis
67Peregrine FalconFalco peregrinus

Cockatoos: Cacatuidae

68Yellow-tailed Black-CockatooZanda funereus
69Gang-gang CockatooCallocephalon fimbriatum
70GalahEolophus roseicapilla
71Little CorellaCacatua sanguinea
72Long-billed CorellaCacatua tenuirostris
73Sulphur-crested CockatooCacatua galerita

Parrots: Psittaculidae

74Australian King-ParrotAlisterus scapularis
75Crimson RosellaPlatycercus elegans
76Eastern RosellaPlatycercus eximius
77&Musk LorikeetlGlossopsitta concinna
78Scaly-breasted LorikeetTrichoglossus chlorolepidotus
79Rainbow LorikeetTrichoglossus moluccanus

Lyrebirds: Menuridae

80Superb LyrebirdMenura novaehollandiae

Bowerbirds: Ptilonorhynchidae

81Green CatbirdAiluroedus crassirostris
82Satin BowerbirdPtilonorhynchus violaceus

Australasian Treecreepers: Climacteridae

83White-throated TreecreeperCormobates leucophaea

Fairywrens: Maluridae

84Variegated FairywrenMalurus lamberti
85Superb FairywrenMalurus cyaneus

Honeyeaters: Meliphagidae

86Eastern SpinebillAcanthorhynchus tenuirostris
87Lewin's HoneyeaterMeliphaga lewinii
88Yellow-faced HoneyeaterCaligavis chrysops
89Noisy MinerManorina melanocephala
90&Red WattlebirdlAnthochaera carunculata
91Little WattlebirdAnthochaera chrysoptera
92Scarlet MyzomelaMyzomela sanguinolenta
93New Holland HoneyeaterPhylidonyris novaehollandiae
94White-cheeked HoneyeaterPhylidonyris niger
95Noisy FriarbirdPhilemon corniculatus

Pardalotes: Pardalotidae

96Spotted PardalotePardalotus punctatus
97Striated PardalotePardalotus striatus

Thornbills and Allies: Acanthizidae

98Yellow-throated ScrubwrenNeosericornis citreogularis
99White-browed ScrubwrenSericornis frontalis
100Large-billed ScrubwrenSericornis magnirostra
101Yellow-rumped ThornbillAcanthiza chrysorrhoa
102Yellow ThornbillAcanthiza nana
103Striated ThornbillAcanthiza lineata
104Brown ThornbillAcanthiza pusilla
105Buff-rumped ThornbillAcanthiza reguloides
106Brown GerygoneGerygone mouki

Cuckooshrikes: Campephagidae

107Black-faced CuckooshrikeCoracina novaehollandiae
108White-winged TrillerLalage tricolor
109Common CicadabirdEdolisoma tenuirostre

Whipbirds and Wedgebills: Psophodidae

110Eastern WhipbirdPsophodes olivaceus

Whistlers and Allies: Pachycephalidae

111Gray ShrikethrushColluricincla harmonica
112Golden WhistlerPachycephala pectoralis
113Rufous WhistlerPachycephala rufiventris

Old World Orioles: Oriolidae

114Olive-backed OrioleOriolus sagittatus
115Australasian FigbirdSphecotheres vieilloti

Woodswallows, Bellmagpies, and Allies: Artamidae

116Dusky WoodswallowArtamus cyanopterus
117Gray ButcherbirdCracticus torquatus
118Australian MagpieGymnorhina tibicen
119Pied CurrawongStrepera graculina

Fantails: Rhipiduridae

120Willie-wagtailRhipidura leucophrys
121Australian Rufous FantailRhipidura rufifrons
122Gray FantailRhipidura albiscapa

Monarch Flycatchers: Monarchidae

123Black-faced MonarchMonarcha melanopsis
124Magpie-larkGrallina cyanoleuca
125Leaden FlycatcherMyiagra rubecula
126Restless FlycatcherMyiagra inquieta

Crows, Jays, and Magpies: Corvidae

127Australian RavenCorvus coronoides

Australasian Robins: Petroicidae

128Rose RobinPetroica rosea
129Jacky-winterMicroeca fascinans
130Eastern Yellow RobinEopsaltria australis

Cisticolas and Allies: Cisticolidae

131Golden-headed CisticolaCisticola exilis

Reed Warblers and Allies: Acrocephalidae

132Australian Reed WarblerAcrocephalus australis

Grassbirds and Allies: Locustellidae

133Tawny GrassbirdCincloramphus timoriensis

Swallows: Hirundinidae

134Welcome SwallowHirundo neoxena
135Fairy MartinPetrochelidon ariel
136Tree MartinPetrochelidon nigricans

White-eyes, Yuhinas, and Allies: Zosteropidae

137SilvereyeZosterops lateralis

Starlings: Sturnidae

138European StarlingSturnus vulgaris
139Common MynaAcridotheres tristis

Thrushes and Allies: Turdidae

140Eurasian BlackbirdTurdus merula

Flowerpeckers: Dicaeidae

141&MistletoebirdlDicaeum hirundinaceum

Waxbills and Allies: Estrildidae

142Beautiful FiretailStagonopleura bella
143Red-browed FiretailNeochmia temporalis

Old World Sparrows: Passeridae

144House SparrowPasser domesticus

Wagtails and Pipits: Motacillidae

145Australian PipitAnthus australis

Finches, Euphonias, and Allies: Fringillidae

146European 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 Visitor1
\\Austral Visitor0
##Non-breeding Dispersal0
()Breeding Season Only4


NTNear Threatened0
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.