And the bush has friends to meet him, and their kindly voices greet him, In the murmur of the breezes and the river on its bars,
And he sees the vision splendid of the sunlit plains extended, And at night the wonderous glory of the everlasting stars.
Banjo Paterson (1889)
Friday, June 12, 2009
A Common Honeyeater
New Holland Honeyeaters (Phylidonyris novaehollandiae) are always in the garden and hungry for nectar. They don't like to share and try and chase away any other smaller birds who might want some.