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Little Tern at Cunjurong Point, NSW

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Sternula albifrons at Cunjurong Point, NSW - 25 Jan 2015
Sternula albifrons at Cunjurong Point, NSW - 25 Jan 2015
Sternula albifrons at Cunjurong Point, NSW - 25 Jan 2015
Sternula albifrons at Cunjurong Point, NSW - 25 Jan 2015
Sternula albifrons at Cunjurong Point, NSW - 25 Jan 2015

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Author's notes

Even with raising the Tern nest up on 4 sandbags the high stormy tide devastated this colony, but the resilience of the Terns managed a number to survive, and some even nested again.

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Nearby sightings

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Leucocoprinus birnbaumii (Plantpot Dapperling) at Cunjurong Point, NSW - 4 Apr 2020 by lissmel66 Limosa lapponica (Bar-tailed Godwit) at Cunjurong Point, NSW - 12 Feb 2020 by JulieL Hydroprogne caspia (Caspian Tern) at Cunjurong Point, NSW - 8 Dec 2019 by Charles Dove Calidris (Ereunetes) ruficollis (Red-necked Stint) at Cunjurong Point, NSW - 27 Sep 2019 by Charles Dove Charadrius ruficapillus (Red-capped Plover) at Cunjurong Point, NSW - 24 Sep 2019 by Charles Dove Sternula albifrons (Little Tern) at Cunjurong Point, NSW - 3 Dec 2018 by Charles Dove Calidris (Erolia) acuminata (Sharp-tailed Sandpiper) at Cunjurong Point, NSW - 3 Dec 2018 by Charles Dove Sternula albifrons (Little Tern) at Cunjurong Point, NSW - 15 Jan 2016 by Charles Dove Charadrius ruficapillus (Red-capped Plover) at Cunjurong Point, NSW - 15 Jan 2016 by Charles Dove Sternula albifrons (Little Tern) at Cunjurong Point, NSW - 6 Jan 2016 by Charles Dove Calidris (Ereunetes) ruficollis (Red-necked Stint) at Cunjurong Point, NSW - 10 Dec 2015 by Charles Dove Sternula albifrons (Little Tern) at Cunjurong Point, NSW - 10 Dec 2015 by Charles Dove Calidris (Ereunetes) ruficollis (Red-necked Stint) at Cunjurong Point, NSW - 6 Nov 2015 by Charles Dove Charadrius ruficapillus (Red-capped Plover) at Cunjurong Point, NSW - 6 Nov 2015 by Charles Dove Charadrius ruficapillus (Red-capped Plover) at Cunjurong Point, NSW - 15 Sep 2015 by Charles Dove Charadrius bicinctus (Double-banded Plover) at Cunjurong Point, NSW - 15 Sep 2015 by Charles Dove Calidris (Ereunetes) ruficollis (Red-necked Stint) at Cunjurong Point, NSW - 28 Mar 2015 by Charles Dove Sternula albifrons (Little Tern) at Cunjurong Point, NSW - 4 Feb 2015 by Charles Dove Charadrius leschenaultii (Greater Sandplover) at Cunjurong Point, NSW - 23 Jan 2015 by Charles Dove Charadrius ruficapillus (Red-capped Plover) at Cunjurong Point, NSW - 20 Jan 2015 by Charles Dove Sterna nereis (Fairy Tern) at Cunjurong Point, NSW - 20 Jan 2015 by Charles Dove Sternula albifrons (Little Tern) at Cunjurong Point, NSW - 6 Jan 2015 by Charles Dove Sternula albifrons (Little Tern) at Cunjurong Point, NSW - 6 Jan 2015 by Charles Dove Charadrius ruficapillus (Red-capped Plover) at Cunjurong Point, NSW - 6 Jan 2015 by Charles Dove Morelia spilota spilota (Diamond Python) at Cunjurong Point, NSW - 2 Jan 2015 by Charles Dove Thalasseus bergii (Crested Tern) at Cunjurong Point, NSW - 13 Dec 2014 by Charles Dove Calidris (Ereunetes) ruficollis (Red-necked Stint) at Cunjurong Point, NSW - 4 Dec 2014 by Charles Dove Sternula albifrons (Little Tern) at Cunjurong Point, NSW - 2 Dec 2014 by Charles Dove
Leucocoprinus birnbaumii (Plantpot Dapperling) at Cunjurong Point, NSW - 4 Apr 2020 by lissmel66
Limosa lapponica (Bar-tailed Godwit) at Cunjurong Point, NSW - 12 Feb 2020 by JulieL
Hydroprogne caspia (Caspian Tern) at Cunjurong Point, NSW - 8 Dec 2019 by Charles Dove
Calidris (Ereunetes) ruficollis (Red-necked Stint) at Cunjurong Point, NSW - 27 Sep 2019 by Charles Dove
Charadrius ruficapillus (Red-capped Plover) at Cunjurong Point, NSW - 24 Sep 2019 by Charles Dove
Sternula albifrons (Little Tern) at Cunjurong Point, NSW - 3 Dec 2018 by Charles Dove
Calidris (Erolia) acuminata (Sharp-tailed Sandpiper) at Cunjurong Point, NSW - 3 Dec 2018 by Charles Dove
Sternula albifrons (Little Tern) at Cunjurong Point, NSW - 15 Jan 2016 by Charles Dove
Charadrius ruficapillus (Red-capped Plover) at Cunjurong Point, NSW - 15 Jan 2016 by Charles Dove
Sternula albifrons (Little Tern) at Cunjurong Point, NSW - 6 Jan 2016 by Charles Dove
Calidris (Ereunetes) ruficollis (Red-necked Stint) at Cunjurong Point, NSW - 10 Dec 2015 by Charles Dove
Sternula albifrons (Little Tern) at Cunjurong Point, NSW - 10 Dec 2015 by Charles Dove
Calidris (Ereunetes) ruficollis (Red-necked Stint) at Cunjurong Point, NSW - 6 Nov 2015 by Charles Dove
Charadrius ruficapillus (Red-capped Plover) at Cunjurong Point, NSW - 6 Nov 2015 by Charles Dove
Charadrius ruficapillus (Red-capped Plover) at Cunjurong Point, NSW - 15 Sep 2015 by Charles Dove
Charadrius bicinctus (Double-banded Plover) at Cunjurong Point, NSW - 15 Sep 2015 by Charles Dove
Calidris (Ereunetes) ruficollis (Red-necked Stint) at Cunjurong Point, NSW - 28 Mar 2015 by Charles Dove
Sternula albifrons (Little Tern) at Cunjurong Point, NSW - 4 Feb 2015 by Charles Dove
Charadrius leschenaultii (Greater Sandplover) at Cunjurong Point, NSW - 23 Jan 2015 by Charles Dove
Charadrius ruficapillus (Red-capped Plover) at Cunjurong Point, NSW - 20 Jan 2015 by Charles Dove
Sterna nereis (Fairy Tern) at Cunjurong Point, NSW - 20 Jan 2015 by Charles Dove
Sternula albifrons (Little Tern) at Cunjurong Point, NSW - 6 Jan 2015 by Charles Dove
Sternula albifrons (Little Tern) at Cunjurong Point, NSW - 6 Jan 2015 by Charles Dove
Charadrius ruficapillus (Red-capped Plover) at Cunjurong Point, NSW - 6 Jan 2015 by Charles Dove
Morelia spilota spilota (Diamond Python) at Cunjurong Point, NSW - 2 Jan 2015 by Charles Dove
Thalasseus bergii (Crested Tern) at Cunjurong Point, NSW - 13 Dec 2014 by Charles Dove
Calidris (Ereunetes) ruficollis (Red-necked Stint) at Cunjurong Point, NSW - 4 Dec 2014 by Charles Dove
Sternula albifrons (Little Tern) at Cunjurong Point, NSW - 2 Dec 2014 by Charles Dove

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Exotic
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 75 Abundance
  • True Nesting site
  • 25 Jan 2015 Recorded on
  • Charles Dove Recorded by
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