Rose Gums Wilderness Retreat Bird List


E = endemic

Southern Cassowary
Little Pied Cormorant
Little Black Cormorant
White-face Heron
Pacific Heron
Rufous Night Heron
Cattle Egret
Intermediate Egret
Sacred Ibis
Straw-necked Ibis
Magpie Goose
Pacific Black Duck
Black-shouldered Kite
Black Kite
Pacific Baza
Square-tailed Kite
Whistling Kite
Brown Goshawk
Grey Goshawk
Collared Sparrowhawk
White-bellied Sea-eagle
Wedge-tailed Eagle
Little Eagle
Spotted Harrier
Swamp Harrier
Australian Kestrel
Orange-footed Scrubfowl
Australian Brush-turkey
Painted Button-quail
Brown Quail
King Quail
Red-backed Button-quail
Buff-banded Rail
Red-necked Crake
Bush-hen
Purple Swamphen
Brolga
Bush Thick-knee
Latham’s Snipe
Masked Lapwing
Superb Fruit-dove
Rose-crowned Fruit-dove
Wompoo Pigeon
Topknot Pigeon
White-headed Pigeon
Brown Pigeon
Peaceful Dove
Bar-shouldered Dove
Emerald Dove
Crested Pigeon
Little Corella
Red-tailed Black Cockatoo
Sulphur-crested Cockatoo
Rainbow Lorikeet
Scaly-breasted Lorikeet
Double-eyed Fig-parrot
Australian King Parrot
Crimson Rosella
Brush Cuckoo
Fan-tailed Cuckoo
Horsfield’s Bronze-cuckoo
Shining Bronze-cuckoo
Little Bronze-cuckoo
Common Koel
Channel-billed Cuckoo
Pheasant Coucal
Southern Boobook
Barn Owl
Masked Owl
Lesser Sooty Owl (E)
Tawny Frogmouth
Large-tailed Nightjar
White-throated Nightjar
White-rumped Swiftlet
White-throated Needletail
Fork-tailed Swift
Azure Kingfisher
Little Kingfisher
Laughing Kookaburra
Forest Kingfisher
Sacred Kingfisher
Buff-breasted P-kingfisher
Rainbow Bee-eater


Dollarbird
Noisy Pitta
Richard’s Pippit
Barred Cuckoo-shrike
Black-faced Cuckoo-shrike
White-bellied Cuckoo-shrike
Cicadabird
Varied Triller
Eastern Yellow Robin
Pale-yellow Robin
Grey-headed Robin (E)
Golden Whistler
Grey Whistler
Little(rufous) Shrike-thrush
Bower’s Shrike-thrush (E)
Yellow-breasted Boatbill
Black-faced Monarch
Spectacled Monarch
White-eared Monarch
Pied Monarch (E)
Leaden Flycatcher
Rufous Fantail
Grey Fantail
Willy Wagtail
Chowchilla (E)
Eastern Whipbird
Golden-headed Cisticola
Tawny Grassbird
Red-backed Wren
Fernwren (E)
Atherton Scrubwren (E)
Large-billed Scrubwren
Yellow-throated Scrubwren
White-browed Scrubwren
Brown Warbler (Gerygone)
Fairy Warbler
White-throated Gerygone
Mountain Thornbill (E)
Yellow Thornbill
White-throated Treecreeper
Spotted Pardalote
Helmeted Friarbird
Noisy Friarbird
Little Friarbird
Macleay’s Honeyeater (E)
White-naped Honeyeater
Brown Honeyeater
Lewin’s Honeyeater
Graceful Honeyeater
Bridled Honeyeater (E)
White-cheeked Honeyeater
Yellow-spotted Honeyeater
Eastern Spinebill
Dusky Honeyeater
Scarlet Honeyeater
Yellow-bellied Sunbird
Mistletoebird
Silvereye
Red-browed Firetail
Chestnut-breasted Mannikin
Blue-faced Finch
Metallic Starling
Common Myna
Olive-backed Oriole
Figbird
Spangled Drongo
Satin Bowerbird
Tooth-billed Bowerbird (E)
Spotted Catbird
Victoria’s Riflebird (E)
Magpie-lark
White-breasted Woodswallow
Black Butcherbird
Pied Butcherbird
Australian Magpie
Pied Currawong
Torresian Crow

160 Species