Wednesday, 1 August 2007

Macleay's muggers

Things not to do #426.

Do not go outside with a half-eaten banana if the Macleay's honeyeaters are around. One minute, I was having breakfast. The next ...

Shameless avians at Tarzali, Atherton Tablelands

3 comments:

AYDIN Ă–RSTAN said...

Cool! Forget the banana, have the birds for breakfast.

Lulu Stader said...

Absolutely fantastic! Thanks for the link, Snail.

Snail said...

They are fearless. Next time you talk to Menno, ask him about them. The moment you stepped outside with any food, they landed on you. The parrots were just the same! There were also Victoria's riflebirds --- a type of bird of paradise --- but they only got as far as the table. They had much better manners.