AUSTRALIA 2003 BIRDLIST, IN TAXONOMIC ORDER

Notes: An asterisk (*) means it was a life bird for us. This list does not contain every bird seen in every state/territory. They are only listed once - the first time we see them.

Totals: There were 492 trip birds, including 413 life birds


southern cassowary * qld
orange-footed scrubfowl * qld
malleefowl * wa
australian brush-turkey * qld
brown quail * qld
magpie goose nsw
cape barren goose sa
black swan nsw
plumed whistling-duck qld
wandering whistling-duck * qld
blue-billed duck * wa
musk duck * wa
australian wood duck nsw
pink-eared duck * qld
grey teal qld
chestnut teal * wa
australian shelduck wa
radjah shelduck * nt
hardhead * nsw
pacific black duck nsw
green pygmy-goose * qld
cotton pygmy-goose * qld
australasian grebe * qld
hoary-headed grebe * qld
great created grebe qld
little penguins vic
short-tailed shearwater * vic
red-tailed tropicbird wa
darter * qld
great cormorant tas
little black cormorant wa
little pied cormorant nt
pied cormorant qld
black-faced cormorant * tas
australian pelican * nsw
australasian gannet tas
great egret nsw
intermediate egret * qld
cattle egret nsw
little egret qld
eastern reef egret wa
great-billed heron * nt
white-faced heron nsw
white-necked heron * nsw
pied heron nt
rufous night heron nt
striated heron qld
yellow-billed spoonbill * qld
australian white ibis nsw
straw-necked ibis * nsw
glossy ibis qld
jabiru qld
brolga * qld
sarus crane * qld
osprey qld
brahminy kite * qld
black kite * qld
whistling kite * qld
little eagle * wa
black-breasted buzzard * nt
wedge-tailed eagle * qld
white-bellied sea eagle qld
spotted harrier * wa
swamp harrier qld
black shouldered kite * qld
pacific baza * qld
collared sparrowhawk * vic
brown goshawk * wa
grey goshawk * qld
nankeen kestrel * qld
australian hobby * nt
brown falcon * qld
black falcon * nt
grey falcon * nt
dusky moorhen nsw
purple swamphen nsw
black-tailed native-hen * sa
tasmanian native-hen * tas
coot nsw
white-browed crake * nt
red-necked crake * qld
buff-banded rail * qld
australian bustard * qld
little buttonquail * vic
painted buttonquail * vic
black-breasted buttonquail * qld
plainswanderer * vic
ruddy turnstone wa
latham's snipe * qld
bar-tailed godwit wa
black-tailed godwit wa
little curlew * wa
whimbrel qld
eastern curlew * qld
common greenshank qld
marsh sandpiper * wa
wood sandpiper * qld
terek sandpiper * wa
common sandpiper qld
sharp-tailed sandpiper * wa
curlew sandpiper * wa
red knot wa
great knot * wa
grey-tailed tattler * wa
red-necked stint wa
long-toed stint * wa
broad-billed sandpiper * wa
comb-crested jacana qld
bush stone-curlew * qld
beach stone-curlew * nsw
banded stilt * sa
black-winged stilt qld
red-necked avocet * nt
australian pratincole * nt
pied oystercatcher wa
sooty oystercatcher * wa
pacific golden plover wa
grey plover wa
red-capped plover * wa
lesser sand plover * wa
greater sand plover wa
oriental plover * nt
inland dotterel * vic
black-fronted dotterel * qld
hooded plover * vic
red-kneed dotterel * qld
masked lapwing nsw
banded lapwing * qld
great skua * wa
pacific gull * wa
silver gull nsw
crested tern * qld
lesser crested tern * wa
caspian tern qld
gull-billed tern wa
little tern wa
whiskered tern wa
banded fruit-dove * nt
white-headed pigeon * qld
pied imperial-pigeon * qld
topknot pigeon * qld
crested pigeon * nsw
spinifex pigeon * qld
common bronzewing * qld
brush bronzewing * wa
squatter pigeon * qld
partridge pigeon * nt
white-quilled rock-pigeon * wa
wompoo fruit-dove * qld
superb fruit-dove * qld
emerald dove * qld
brown cuckoo-dove * qld
wonga pigeon * qld
rock dove nsw
peaceful dove * qld
diamond dove * qld
bar-shouldered dove * qld
spotted turtle-dove nsw
red-tailed black-cockatoo * qld
glossy black-cockatoo * nsw
yellow-tailed black-cockatoo * vic
short-billed black-cockatoo * wa
long-billed black-cockatoo * wa
gang-gang cockatoo * vic
long-billed corella * vic
little corella * qld
cockatiel * qld
sulfur crested cockatoo nsw
major mitchell's cockatoo * nt
galah nsw
rainbow lorikeet * nsw
scaly-breasted lorikeet * qld
purple-crowned lorikeet * wa
varied lorikeet * qld
musk lorikeet * sa
double-eyed fig-parrot * qld
australian king-parrot * nsw
red-winged parrot * nt
superb parrot * vic
regent parrot * wa
green rosella * tas
crimson rosella * nsw
western rosella * wa
eastern rosella nsw
pale headed rosella * qld
northern rosella * nt
red-capped parrot * wa
australian ringneck * nt
red-rumped parrot * qld
mulga parrot * nt
hooded parrot * nt
blue bonnet * vic
budgerigar * nt
swift parrot * tas
ground parrot * tas
rock parrot * wa
orange-bellied parrot * tas
turquoise parrot * nsw
elegant parrot * wa
pallid cuckoo * wa
brush cuckoo * qld
black-eared cuckoo * sa
fan-tailed cuckoo * qld
horsfield's bronze-cuckoo * vic
shining bronze-cuckoo * wa
little bronze-cuckoo * qld
common koel * nsw
channel-billed cuckoo * nt
pheasant coucal * qld
barking owl * nt
southern boobook qld
barn owl nsw
grass owl * wa
tawny frogmouth * qld
papuan frogmouth * qld
australian owlet-nightjar * vic
white-rumped swiftlet * qld
white-throated needletail * nsw
azure kingfisher * qld
little kingfisher * qld
forest kingfisher * qld
red-backed kingfisher * wa
collared kingfisher * qld
sacred kingfisher * qld
blue-winged kookaburra * qld
laughing kookabura nsw
rainbow bee-eater qld
dollarbird * nt
noisy pitta * qld
rainbow pitta * nt
superb lyrebird * vic
albert's lyrebird * qld
rufous scrub-bird * nsw
noisy scrub-bird * wa
eastern bristlebird * vic
western bristlebird * wa
rufous bristlebird * vic
brown treecreeper * qld
rufous treecreeper * wa
black-tailed treecreeper * nt
red-browed treecreeper * vic
white-throated treecreeper * qld
white-winged fairy-wren * wa
splendid fairy-wren * nt
superb fairy-wren nsw
variegated fairy-wren * qld
blue-breasted fairy-wren * wa
red-winged fairy-wren * wa
red-backed fairy-wren * qld
southern emu-wren * tas
mallee emuwren * vic
spotted pardalote * qld
forty spotted pardalote * tas
striated pardalote * qld
pilotbird * vic
rockwarbler * nsw
atherton scrubwren * qld
large-billed scrubwren * qld
scrubtit * tas
yellow-throated scrubwren * qld
white-browed scrubwren * nsw
tasmanian scrubwren * tas
chestnut-rumped heathwren * nsw
shy heathwren * sa
striated fieldwren * vic
rufous fieldwren * wa
speckled warbler * nsw
western gerygone * wa
brown gerygone * qld
mangrove gerygone * nsw
dusky gerygone * wa
large-billed gerygone * qld
fairy gerygone * qld
white-throated gerygone * qld
weebill * qld
yellow thornbill * qld
striated thornbill * vic
buff-rumped thornbill * qld
yellow-rumped thornbill * nt
western thornbill * wa
slender-billed thornbill * sa
mountain thornbill * qld
chestnut-rumped thornbill * nt
brown thornbill * nsw
inland thornbill * nt
slaty-backed thornbill * nt
tasmanian thornbill * tas
southern whiteface * sa
yellow wattlebird * tas
red wattlebird * wa
little wattlebird * nsw
spiny-cheeked honeyeater * qld
western wattlebird * wa
striped honeyeater * vic
helmeted friarbird * qld
silver-crowned friarbird * qld
noisy friarbird * nsw
little friarbird * qld
blue-faced honeyeater * nsw
bell miner * vic
yellow-throated miner * qld
noisy* miner * qld
macleay's honeyeater * qld
tawny-breasted honeyeater * qld
lewin's honeyeater * nsw
yellow-spotted honeyeater * qld
graceful honeyeater * qld
bridled honeyeater * qld
eungella honeyeater * qld
yellow-faced honeyeater * nsw
white-lined honeyeater * nt
white-gaped honeyeater * qld
singing honeyeater * qld
mangrove honeyeater * qld
white-eared honeyeater * wa
yellow honeyeater * qld
yellow-throated honeyeater * tas
yellow-tufted honeyeater * nsw
grey-headed honeyeater * qld
yellow-plumed honeyeater * wa
grey-fronted honeyeater * qld
fuscous honeyeater * qld
yellow-tinted honeyeater * nt
white-plumed honeyeater * qld
brown honeyeater * qld
brown-backed honeyeater * qld
bar-breasted honeyeater * nt
rufous-banded honeyeater * nt
rufous-throated honeyeater * qld
grey honeyeater * nt
tawny-crowned honeyeater * wa
new holland honeyeater * wa
white-cheeked honeyeater * qld
crescent honeyeater * vic
white-fronted honeyeater * wa
painted honeyeater * vic
black-chinned honeyeater * sa
white-throated honeyeater * qld
strong-billed honeyeater * tas
white-naped honeyeater * wa
brown-headed honeyeater * wa
black-headed honeyeater * tas
eastern spinebill * nsw
western spinebill * wa
banded honeyeater * nt
black honeyeater * vic
pied honeyeater * nt
scarlet honeyeater * qld
red-headed honeyeater * nt
dusky honeyeater * qld
mistletoebird * qld
yellow-bellied sunbird * qld
crimson chat * wa
white-fronted chat * vic
yellow chat * wa
southern scrub-robin * wa
hooded robin * sa
dusky robin * tas
rose robin * qld
pink robin * tas
flame robin * tas
scarlet robin * wa
red-capped robin * qld
grey-headed robin * qld
white-browed robin * nt
mangrove robin * qld
white-breasted robin * wa
western yellow robin * wa
eastern yellow robin * qld
pale yellow robin * qld
lemon-bellied flycatcher * qld
jacky winter * qld
logrunner * qld
white-browed babbler * wa
grey-crowned babbler * qld
chestnut-crowned babbler * vic
western whipbird * wa
eastern whipbird * nsw
chiming wedgebill * wa
nullarbor quail-thrush * sa
varied sitella * nt
crested bellbird * nt
crested shrike-tit * qld
grey whistler * qld
olive whistler * vic
golden whistler * qld
mangrove golden whistler * wa
white-breasted whistler * wa
rufous whistler * qld
gilbert's whistler * vic
little shrike-thrush * qld
bower's shrike-thrush * qld
sandstone shrike-thrush * wa
grey shrike-thrush * qld
black-faced monarch * vic
spectacled monarch * qld
yellow-breasted boatbill * qld
broad-billed flycatcher * wa
leaden flycatcher * qld
satin flycatcher * nsw
shining flycatcher * qld
restless flycatcher * qld
rufous fantail * qld
mangrove grey fantail * wa
grey fantail qld
northern fantail * nt
willie wagtail * nsw
spangled drongo * qld
magpie-lark nsw
white-winged triller * qld
varied triller * qld
black-faced cuckoo-shrike * nsw
white-bellied cuckoo-shrike * qld
ground cuckoo-shrike * qld
cicadabird * nsw
yellow oriole * qld
olive-backed oriole * qld
figbird * qld
white-breasted woodswallow * qld
masked woodswallow * wa
white-browed woodswallow * nt
black-faced woodswallow * qld
dusky woodswallow * wa
little woodswallow * qld
black butcherbird * qld
grey butcherbird * nsw
pied butcherbird * nsw
australian magpie nsw
pied currawong qld
black currawong * tas
grey currawong * wa
paradise riflebird * qld
victoria's riflebird * qld
magnificent riflebird * qld
trumpet manucode * qld
australian raven * qld
forest raven * tas
little raven * sa
little crow * nt
torresian crow * qld
white-winged chough * sa
apostlebird * qld
spotted catbird * qld
green catbird * qld
golden bowerbird * qld
regent bowerbird * qld
satin bowerbird * qld
spotted bowerbird * qld
western bowerbird * nt
great bowerbird * qld
fawn-breasted bowerbird * qld
singing bushlark * nt
richard's pipit qld
zebra finch * qld
double-barred finch * qld
long-tailed finch * qld
masked finch * nt
pictorella mannikin * qld
crimson finch * qld
chestnut-breasted mannikin * qld
yellow-rumped mannikin * wa
diamond firetail * sa
beautiful firetail * tas
painted finch * qld
star finch * wa
red-browed finch * qld
gouldian finch * nt
house sparrow qld
european goldfinch sa
european greenfinch vic
welcome swallow nsw
tree martin * qld
white-backed swallow * nt
fairy martin * qld
clamorous reed-warbler * qld
spinifexbird * wa
tawny grassbird * qld
little grassbird * qld
golden-headed cisticola * qld
rufous songlark * qld
brown songlark * nt
yellow white-eye * wa
silvereye wa
bassian thrush * vic
russet-tailed thrush * qld
metallic starling * qld
common starling nsw
common myna nsw
blackbird sa
greylag goose nsw
mallard nsw
australasian shoveler nsw


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