THE HISTORY OF THE KAKARIKI The kakariki is originated from New Zealand. The name kakariki was given to him by the Maori and it means ‘little parrot’. It is a very intelligent, curious en charming [More]
Honky (together with Gilly) has been instrumental in my recovery programme following my heart attack. Out of the blue, this bird started visiting us early last year, arriving with a small group of short bill [More]
A Corella is a type of cockatoo (which is a type of parrot). See how these birds live in the urban environment of Western Sydney.
These Mulga Parrots were captured on camera trap in the Korrelocking town site
A pair of Mulga Parrots and their young.
Mulga Parrot (Psephotus varius) – Bird Sightings – Dumbleyung – Western Australia The Mulga Parrot was given its current scientific name of Psephotus varius by American zoologist Austin Hobart Clark in 1910, after its name [More]
The Long-billed Black Cockatoo, also known as the White-tailed Black Cockatoo or Baudin’s Black Cockatoo (Calyptorhynchus baudinii) is a cockatoo endemic to south-western Australia, closely associated to moist, heavily forested areas dominated by Marri (Corymbia [More]
A Red-Tailed Black cockatoo. ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ Like [More]
Comparison of the calls of Carnaby’s (Short-billed) and Baudin’s (Long-billed) Black-Cockatoos
Parakeet having a feed.
One of Australia’s hardiest parrots the Australian ringneck lives in a variety of habitats. This is an excerpt from the film Australia- Discovering the World of Parrots Just released ! on DVD available from World [More]
Snack time for our hand-reared Australian ringneck parkaeet
Birdie just talking away and attacks the couch cover
Inhabits Central West Australia
Inhabits Central Australia
A revised music video of the little Western Ground Parrot. Only approximately 110 remain in the wild. Lets raise awareness!!
This clip is taken from video footage and photos of the bird in its natural habitat, 2006. Another clip is available at
The Green-cheeked Parakeet or Green-cheeked Conure (Pyrrhura molinae) is a small parrot of the genus Pyrrhura, which is part of a long-tailed group of the New World parrot subfamily Arinae. This type of parrot is [More]
From: GordonB