Out during the evening and at night seen scampering across roads and up trees.
Western Grey Kangaroo
Common, grazing in paddocks, usually early morning or late afternoon.
Occasionally seen crossing roadways.
Throughout the region, usually asleep in the upper gum boughs during the day.
Small marsupial. Found in the Jupiter Creek area.
Found in rivers and dams. Lord Robinson Parkland, Macclesfield.
Best seen wading through reeds or waterways.
Very common throughout the area, sitting on fence lines, posts and tree branches.
Brilliant coloured parrot, common in parks and forests.
Superb Blue Wren
Tiny active wrens obvious by their blue colouring (males). Live among low bushes and native shrubs.
New Holland Honeyeater, Red Wattle-bird and Spotted Pardalote
Best seen while bushwalking in Spring and Autumn.
White Ibis, Yellow-tailed Black Cockatoo
Sulphur-crested white cockatoos
Seen in flocks throughout Battunga Country.
Little Black Coormorant and White-faced Heron
Often seen fishing farm dams throughout Battunga Country.
Inhabit most local dams throughout Battunga Country.
Often seen in pairs on farm dams in Spring with their young.
Black and white, common throughout.
Colour blends into gumtree bark.
Large wingspan, soars high in the sky.
Searches for prey (insect and small mammals) while hovering 30 metres above ground.