Canon 60D EFS 18-135mm IS
Shot taken in Albert park Melbourne Australia
Medium sized (33-37cm) shorebird with long pink-red legs
and long, fine black bill. Black on nape. DIstinctive high
pitched barking call.
Nest and Nesting Period: Nests on ground in shallow
depression, constructed from aquatic plants, often in small
Habitat: Shallow freshwater or saline wetlands.
Season of Occurence / Movement: Nomadic.