Plovers are found across Australia. It is a long-legged wading bird with a black head, white belly and yellow facial wattles. Plovers and people often come into contact during breeding season.
RSPCA approved information about our native Australian birds. Find general bird information, learn how to live with and care for Australian birds.
Learn general information about noisy miners (honeyeaters) as well as how to help noisy miners (honeyeaters) to breed and their current rehabilitation efforts.
There are two types of Kookaburra in Australia, belonging to the kingfisher family Alcedinidae. They are the Laughing and the Blue winged kookaburras.
Black and white birds can include the Peewees (Grallinidae), Magpies, Currawongs, Butcherbirds, Crows (Cracticidae), Ravens (Corvidae) and Willie-wagtails (Monarchidae).
Learn about biology, where brush turkeys live, what brush turkeys sound like, what brush turkeys eat, breeding, mounds, egg hatching, threats, protection and how you can help.
There are three types of Ibis in Australia, belonging to the family Threskiornithidae, the Straw necked, Glossy and White (Sacred) ibis. Learn more about Ibis with this informative Ibis information sheet.
The Cuckoo information sheet including biology, pictures, breeding information and feeding issues.