We decided to walk along the Bilya Walk Track on the banks of the Avon River in Toodyay ostensibly looking for birds. Although it was a fine winter’s day the ground was yes wet, flooded in places, and the river very high from the winter rains.
Helen and Frida out looking for birds along the Avon River.
Gratuitous shot of Frida
The track was flooded in places necessitating some paddling.
A bee pollinating Oxalis pes-caprae. Also known as Bermuda buttercup, African wood-sorrel, Bermuda sorrel, buttercup oxalis, Cape sorrel, English weed, goat’s-foot, sourgrass, soursob and soursop. It is a noxious weed introduced from South Africa to Australia. Toodyay, Western Australia.
Toodyay Stump #1 Tree stump, Toodyay, Western Australia.
Toodyay Stump #2
Knobbly Close up of a tree trunk. Toodyay, Western Australia.
Brown honeyeater, Lichmera indistincta, Toodyay, Western Australia.
Crested pigeon (Ocyphaps lophotes), Toodyay, Western Australia.
Weebill, , Australia’s smallest bird. Toodyay, Western Australia.
White-faced heron (Egretta novaehollandiae) and a western corella (Cacatua pastinator subsp. derbyi), Toodyay, Western Australia.
So mission accomplished and a good day out.
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