Wheatbelt Bird List

 

A Wheatbelt Bird List of common species found throughout the area.
Bird Photos courtesy of Hayden Cannon ©

Backyard Species

  • Laughing Turtle-Dove
  • Yellow-rumped Thornbill
  • Red-wattle Bird
  • Singing Honeyeater
  • Brown Honeyeater
  • Willie Wagtail
  • Silver Eye

Water Birds

  • Pied Cormorant
  • Australasian Grebe
  • Black Swan
  • Australian Shelduck
  • Pacific Black Duck
  • Grey Teal
  • Australian Wood Duck
  • Pink-eared Duck
  • Eurasian Coot
  • Pacific Heron
  • White-faced Heron
  • Banded Lapwing
  • Black-fronted Dotterel
  • Black-winged Stilt
  •  Red-necked Avocet

Birds of Prey (Raptors)

  • Black Shouldered Kite
  • Wedge-tailed Eagle
  • Little Eagle
  • Brown Goshawk
  • Australian Hobby
  • Brown Falcon
  • Nankeen Kestrel
  • Spotted Harrier

Parrots

  • Red-tailed Black Cockatoo
  • Galah
  • Western Corella
  • Major Mitchell
  • Purple-crowned Lorikeet
  • Budgerigar
  • Australian Ringneck
  • Mulga Parrot
  • Elegant Parrot

Night Birds

  • Southern Boobook
  • Barn Owl
  • Tawny Frogmouth

Other Common Birds

  • Common Bronzewing
  • Crested Pigeon
  • Pallid Cuckoo
  • Rainbow Bee-eater
  • Splendid Fairy-wren
  • White winged Fairy-wren
  • Blue-breasted Fairy-wren
  • Striated Pardalotte
  • Weebil
  • Chestnut-rumped Thornbill
  • Brown- Headed Honeyeater
  • Spiny-cheeked Honeyeater
  • Yellow-throated Miner
  • White-eared Honeyeater
  • White-browed Babbler
  • Red-capped Robin
  • Western Yellow Robin
  • Crested Bellbird
  • Rufous Whistler
  • Grey Fantail
  • Black-faced Cuckoo-shrike
  • Black-faced Woodswallow
  • Grey Butcherbird
  • Pied Butcherbird
  • Australian Magpie
  • Australian Raven
  • White-backed Swallow
  • Welcome Swallow
  • Tree Martin
  • Richard’s Pipit