Bin Chicken / Tip Turkey


Bin Chicken / Tip Turkey / Dump Duck. These are all local names for the ubiquitous Australian White Ibis (Threskiornis molucca)¬† Apparently the Bin Chicken is widespread across much of Australia. It has predominantly white plumage with a bare, black head, long down curved bill and black legs. These birds are the subject of a… Continue reading Bin Chicken / Tip Turkey

Adventures in the Antipodes


Grand title. Hopefully I will find something of interest to back it up. My wife and I have begun a holiday in WA (Western Australia). So, for the next few weeks my posts will be centred around¬†Perth. We are planning to take a trip down south, perhaps taking in Esperance, Albany, Augusta and Margaret River.… Continue reading Adventures in the Antipodes