Each book in this series is a self guided historical walk through Annandale. Each walk explores the people and construction of Annandale. Each book covers two decades of Annandales History a hundred years apart. The first book in the series, 1890s Annandale: A Short Walk, covers the 1790s and 1890s.
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|Common Name (D-J)||Sightings, Field Notes & Photographs|
|Spangled Drongo||Near the wetland, and auctioneers, During winter1|
|Pacific black Duck||frequent visitor1|
Photographed by Susanne Martain in the Federal Park wetlands 12 April 2006 3.17pm
seen Federal Park Wetlands outside survey time1
Great Egret, White's Creek Wetlands Photograph Marghanita da Cruz approx 11am 10 July 2013
Federal Park, 27/3/03 9.30 am. A lovely little bird, like a dancing flame. Seen in the trees near Johnston's Creek. At this time of year they are moving back north after migrating south to breed.1
a lovely immature bird stop over on (6/3/13) the Magnolia in my tiny front yard, Young Street, in March on its way north. - Andrew Taylor
|Tawny Frogmouth||Seen on the Johnson Creek end of Piper St first half of 2013 - Andrew Taylor|
Susan Lane, circa 1996
Photographed by Susanne Martain, 4.30pm 5 Dec 2005 Nelson St North
|Galah||seen outside survey time.|
Photographed by Susanne Martain at North End of Nelson Street on 8 April 2004 at 1.02pm
|Striated Heron||frequent visitor1|
Whites Creek wetland, 7/12/02 about 9.45am
|White Faced Heron||
Federal Park Wetlands, Annandale
Two sighted - One in White's Creek/Wetland fence and other in and around Rosebead next to Wetland. approx 11am 10 July 2013
|White Faced Heron||White Faced Heron in Orphan's Creek Gully, Forest Lodge, near Pyrmont Bridge Road, Photograph Marghanita da Cruz 27 July 2012|
|New Holland Honeyeater||seen outside survey time1|
|Yellow-faced Honeyeater||migrate through, most overfly but some alight in trees along White's Creek. This year was the biggest movement I've seen through the inner west and there was a day (11/4/13) at the peak where I saw/heard 1000+ Yellow-faced Honeyeater in flocks of 5-50 Young Street - Andrew Taylor|
|White-plumed honeyeater|| resident1|
Photographed by Susanne Martain at corner of Chapman Road & The Crescent at 12.15pm 30 July 2005.
|Australian white ibis||
Photographed by Marghanita da Cruz near Whites Creek Wetlands September 2005.
Photographed by Susanne Martain in Johnstons Creek Canal 28 September 2002 at 9.59am
|Common Koel||Summer Migrant - distinctive call heard in South Annandale.|
1The terms "resident", "occasional" , "frequent visitor" refer to the original Survey Site and Period. This list builds on information gathered in a Survey for the Birds Australia National Atlas and Cumberland Atlas (which contributes to the National Atlas but records more information). The Survey was of the 2 hectare site which included the Federal Park Wetlands, and was bounded by Johnston Creek Canal, the Crescent, and [light rail] overpass on Rozelle Bay. The site was surveyed for 20 minutes each survey period, originally every season, but then every month over a few years before 2006.
This page www.ramin.com.au/annandale/birds-3.html last updated 10 July 2013.