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Australian & Overseas Birdwatching Resources

Here is a list of resources for birders that we have found useful. As amateur birdwatchers ourselves we are always looking for more links. Let us know your favourites.

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2 local birders have kindly shared their knowledge of where to find birds around Hobart. 


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Birds observed on the Freycinet Peninsula since we moved here in March 2003, mainly by us, but a few by our guests.

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Let us know if you see anything else and we’ll gladly add it to the list. We'd also love to add some photos but are not great bird photographers ourselves. If you have photos of any of the birds below and would be happy to let us add them to our site, please send them. We will of course acknowledge all photographers.


wrens 000 cropRound Sheoaks itself we commonly see forest ravens, yellow-tailed black cockatoos, green rosellas, kookaburras, superb fairy-wrens, yellow-rumped and brown thornbills, yellow wattlebirds, New Holland honeyeaters, eastern spinebills, grey shrike-thrushes, European goldfinches, welcome swallows, silvereyes and blackbirds.