Created 22-Sep-12
74 photos

After two wet years Australia's normally dry Channel Country is alive with birds. The red sands, gibbers, claypans and mesas are dotted with shrubs, flowers and grasses. The rivers, creeks and channels are running and alive with fish and crustaceans.

A Desert Scene

A Desert Scene

Birds in the Wetlands

Birds in the Wetlands

Pelicans

Pelicans

Royal Spoonbill

Royal Spoonbill

Black Kites

Black Kites

White Necked Heron

White Necked Heron

Pelican

Pelican

Pelican

Pelican

White-necked Heron with Catch

White-necked Heron with Catch

Little corellas

Little corellas

Little Corellas Preening

Little Corellas Preening

Spinifex Pigeon

Spinifex Pigeon

Spinifex Pigeon

Spinifex Pigeon

Spinifex Pigeon

Spinifex Pigeon

Red-winged Parrot

Red-winged Parrot

Royal Spoonbills

Royal Spoonbills

Patterns in the Claypans

Patterns in the Claypans

Desert grass

Desert  grass

Categories & Keywords
Category:Travel and Places
Subcategory:Australia and Oceania
Subcategory Detail:Australia
Keywords:Animals, Australia, Birds, Channel Country, Desert, Fauna, Landscapes, Nature, Queensland, Wildlife