Galah in flight, Lake Borrie

Bird Photography Challenge #47: Galah

With a high pitch screech, and a bold and loud behaviour, the Galah (Eolophus roseicapilla) is unmistakable. This familiar and widespread member of the cockatoo family, also known as rose-breasted cockatoo, is the colourful subject of our #47 Bird Photography Challenge. What does it look like? With its distinctive pink and grey plumage, this species…

Red-tailed Black Cockatoo in flight

Birds Galore

While Wade and his brothers were having a boys’ weekend surfing, I decided to do my own thing: bird photography at Healesville Sanctuary, in the company of my friend Leanne Cole and at the Lake Borrie Wetlands.