Standard Shipping for delivery by Dec 24 has ended. Most products available with Express Shipping.

This tiny Kookaburra looked so wet and forlorn at the Abbotsbury Sub Tropical Gardens in Dorset, had to clamber through wet shrubs and muddy terrain to get a pot shot of this little fella.
This was taken on a Bubble Meet on Wednesdayk with very good chums
and another David Aggpup
Who is taking a short break here in Dorset and then in Devon.
16 Favs Sept 2013
Featured in Retired & Happy May 2012
Featured in The Birds group May 2012

Kookaburras, known as the Laughing Jackasses of Australia, are from the family Kingfishers. Similar to other kingfishers, Kookaburras have a stout and compact body, short neck, rather long and pointed bill and short legs.

Kookaburras are 17 inches in height, the upper parts dark brown, the wings spotted gray-blue. A white band separates the head from the body. There is a dark stripe through the eye, and the under parts are white. The strong bill is black.
Taken with an Olympus E520 DSLR

Please Enjoy a browse through my Portfolio, comments and constructive criticism always welcome

Please also visit my ZAZZLE SHOP (in Progress) website ©
Find me on FACEBOOK

View Full Profile


  • naturelover
    natureloverover 2 years ago

  • naturelover
    natureloverover 2 years ago

  • Kristina K
    Kristina Kover 2 years ago

    what a fat sweet baby, lovely capture pauline :)

  • Happy you like it Kristina, thanks heaps x

    – naturelover

  • LoneAngel
    LoneAngelover 2 years ago

    wonderful work

  • Thank you for the super comment x

    – naturelover

  • Charmiene Maxwell-batten
    Charmiene Maxw...over 2 years ago

    how very beautiful!

  • Much appreciated Charmiene, thank you x

    – naturelover

  • kenjmatcham
    kenjmatchamover 2 years ago

    Excellent capture Pauline

  • Really pleased you like it Ken,thanks for the lovely comment. x

    – naturelover

  • missmoneypenny
    missmoneypennyover 2 years ago

    Lovely shot Pauline – well worth the effort. Glad you had a good time x

  • Cheers Chris, yes what’;s a bit of mud and water lol! Than k you so much x

    – naturelover

  • Valerie Anne Kelly
    Valerie Anne K...over 2 years ago

  • Hi Val, thank you so much my friend.. Have a lovely weekend x

    – naturelover

  • andy551
    andy551over 2 years ago

    Simply gorgeous! Excellently done

  • You arer so kind Andy, happy you like this, thank you x

    – naturelover

  • shiraz
    shirazover 2 years ago

    How gorgeous is this……….Lovely image!

  • Many thanks for the super comment x

    – naturelover

desktop tablet-landscape content-width tablet-portrait workstream-4-across phone-landscape phone-portrait

10%off for joining

the Redbubble mailing list

Receive exclusive deals and awesome artist news and content right to your inbox. Free for your convenience.