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Purple Swamphen at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point

Porphyrio porphyrio at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 25 Sep 2018
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Porphyrio porphyrio 1 Oct 2018 CharlesDove

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Chelodina (Chelodina) longicollis (Eastern long-necked turtle) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 14 Aug 2020 by CBrandis Platalea regia (Royal Spoonbill) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 5 Aug 2020 by wendie Leucocoprinus birnbaumii (Plantpot Dapperling) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 1 Apr 2020 by CBrandis Ixobrychus minutus (Australian Little Bittern) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 29 Dec 2019 by Charles Dove Hypotaenidia philippensis (Buff-banded Rail) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 29 Dec 2019 by Charles Dove Platalea regia (Royal Spoonbill) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 12 Dec 2019 by mjjefferis Ixobrychus minutus (Australian Little Bittern) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 11 Dec 2019 by Charles Dove Gallinula tenebrosa (Dusky Moorhen) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 10 Dec 2019 by CharlesDove Gallinago hardwickii (Latham's Snipe) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 10 Dec 2019 by Charles Dove Hypotaenidia philippensis (Buff-banded Rail) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 10 Dec 2019 by Charles Dove Porphyrio porphyrio (Purple Swamphen) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 7 Dec 2019 by CharlesDove Plegadis falcinellus (Glossy Ibis) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 6 Dec 2019 by Charles Dove Ardea alba (Great Egret) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 28 Nov 2019 by Charles Dove Nycticorax caledonicus (Nankeen Night-Heron) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 23 Sep 2019 by Charles Dove Tachybaptus novaehollandiae (Australasian Grebe) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 14 Aug 2019 by CharlesDove Hardenbergia violacea (False sarsaparilla) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 27 Jul 2019 by CharlesDove Ardea (Ardea) pacifica (White-necked Heron) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 27 Jul 2019 by Charles Dove Tachybaptus novaehollandiae (Australasian Grebe) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 12 Jul 2019 by Charles Dove Tachybaptus novaehollandiae (Australasian Grebe) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 7 Jun 2019 by Charles Dove Platalea regia (Royal Spoonbill) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 6 Jun 2019 by Charles Dove Platalea regia (Royal Spoonbill) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 10 May 2019 by Charles Dove Egretta novaehollandiae (White-faced Heron) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 10 May 2019 by Charles Dove Threskiornis spinicollis (Straw-necked Ibis) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 10 May 2019 by Charles Dove Ceyx azureus (Azure Kingfisher) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 9 May 2019 by Charles Dove Diplacodes bipunctata (Wandering Percher) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 29 Apr 2019 by Charles Dove Cygnus atratus (Black Swan) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 29 Apr 2019 by CharlesDove Hesperilla picta (Painted Skipper) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 29 Apr 2019 by Charles Dove Platalea regia (Royal Spoonbill) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 15 Mar 2019 by Charles Dove Platalea regia (Royal Spoonbill) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 5 Mar 2019 by Charles Dove Phalacrocorax sulcirostris (Little Black Cormorant) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 23 Feb 2019 by Charles Dove Platalea regia (Royal Spoonbill) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 23 Feb 2019 by Charles Dove Fulica atra (Eurasian Coot) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 23 Feb 2019 by CharlesDove Gallinula tenebrosa (Dusky Moorhen) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 9 Feb 2019 by CharlesDove Polistes (Polistella) humilis (Common Paper Wasp) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 8 Feb 2019 by Charles Dove Platalea regia (Royal Spoonbill) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 20 Oct 2018 by Charles Dove Nycticorax caledonicus (Nankeen Night-Heron) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 20 Oct 2018 by Charles Dove Porzana (Porzana) pusilla (Baillon's Crake) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 20 Oct 2018 by Charles Dove Vanellus miles (Masked Lapwing) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 17 Oct 2018 by CharlesDove Microcarbo melanoleucos (Little Pied Cormorant) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 13 Oct 2018 by Charles Dove Gallinago hardwickii (Latham's Snipe) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 13 Oct 2018 by Charles Dove Porzana (Porzana) pusilla (Baillon's Crake) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 25 Sep 2018 by Charles Dove Ardea alba (Great Egret) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 24 Sep 2018 by Charles Dove Platalea regia (Royal Spoonbill) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 24 Sep 2018 by Charles Dove Tachybaptus novaehollandiae (Australasian Grebe) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 23 Sep 2018 by Charles Dove Nycticorax caledonicus (Nankeen Night-Heron) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 18 Sep 2018 by Charles Dove Aythya australis (Hardhead) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 13 Sep 2018 by Charles Dove Porzana (Porzana) pusilla (Baillon's Crake) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 13 Sep 2018 by Charles Dove Gallinago hardwickii (Latham's Snipe) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 13 Sep 2018 by Charles Dove Chenonetta jubata (Wood Duck) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 13 Sep 2018 by CharlesDove Nycticorax caledonicus (Nankeen Night-Heron) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 31 Aug 2018 by Charles Dove Platalea regia (Royal Spoonbill) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 31 Aug 2018 by Charles Dove Platalea regia (Royal Spoonbill) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 17 Aug 2018 by Charles Dove Fulica atra (Eurasian Coot) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 17 Aug 2018 by CharlesDove Porphyrio porphyrio (Purple Swamphen) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 14 Aug 2018 by CharlesDove Tachybaptus novaehollandiae (Australasian Grebe) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 16 Jun 2018 by Charles Dove Platalea regia (Royal Spoonbill) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 14 Jun 2018 by Charles Dove Porphyrio porphyrio (Purple Swamphen) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 10 May 2018 by CharlesDove Platalea regia (Royal Spoonbill) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 6 Apr 2018 by Charles Dove Fulica atra (Eurasian Coot) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 18 Jan 2018 by Charles Dove Phalacrocorax sulcirostris (Little Black Cormorant) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 17 Jan 2018 by Charles Dove Cygnus atratus (Black Swan) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 17 Jan 2018 by Charles Dove Platalea regia (Royal Spoonbill) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 15 Jan 2018 by Charles Dove Platalea regia (Royal Spoonbill) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 3 Dec 2017 by Charles Dove Cygnus atratus (Black Swan) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 2 Dec 2017 by Charles Dove Fulica atra (Eurasian Coot) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 2 Dec 2017 by Charles Dove Porphyrio porphyrio (Purple Swamphen) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 15 Apr 2015 by CharlesDove Phalacrocorax carbo (Great Cormorant) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 25 Feb 2015 by Charles Dove Anas superciliosa (Pacific Black Duck) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 22 Sep 2014 by Charles Dove Platalea regia (Royal Spoonbill) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 22 Sep 2014 by Charles Dove Pseudechis porphyriacus (Red-bellied Black Snake) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 22 Sep 2014 by Charles Dove Stictonetta naevosa (Freckled Duck) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 23 Jul 2014 by Charles Dove Stictonetta naevosa (Freckled Duck) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 8 Jul 2014 by Charles Dove Stictonetta naevosa (Freckled Duck) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 25 Jun 2014 by Charles Dove Platalea regia (Royal Spoonbill) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 16 Jun 2014 by Charles Dove Stictonetta naevosa (Freckled Duck) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 15 Jun 2014 by Charles Dove Stictonetta naevosa (Freckled Duck) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 12 Jun 2014 by Charles Dove Stictonetta naevosa (Freckled Duck) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 6 Jun 2014 by Charles Dove Porphyrio porphyrio (Purple Swamphen) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 6 Jun 2014 by Charles Dove
Chelodina (Chelodina) longicollis (Eastern long-necked turtle) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 14 Aug 2020 by CBrandis
Platalea regia (Royal Spoonbill) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 5 Aug 2020 by wendie
Leucocoprinus birnbaumii (Plantpot Dapperling) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 1 Apr 2020 by CBrandis
Ixobrychus minutus (Australian Little Bittern) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 29 Dec 2019 by Charles Dove
Hypotaenidia philippensis (Buff-banded Rail) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 29 Dec 2019 by Charles Dove
Platalea regia (Royal Spoonbill) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 12 Dec 2019 by mjjefferis
Ixobrychus minutus (Australian Little Bittern) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 11 Dec 2019 by Charles Dove
Gallinula tenebrosa (Dusky Moorhen) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 10 Dec 2019 by CharlesDove
Gallinago hardwickii (Latham's Snipe) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 10 Dec 2019 by Charles Dove
Hypotaenidia philippensis (Buff-banded Rail) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 10 Dec 2019 by Charles Dove
Porphyrio porphyrio (Purple Swamphen) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 7 Dec 2019 by CharlesDove
Plegadis falcinellus (Glossy Ibis) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 6 Dec 2019 by Charles Dove
Ardea alba (Great Egret) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 28 Nov 2019 by Charles Dove
Nycticorax caledonicus (Nankeen Night-Heron) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 23 Sep 2019 by Charles Dove
Tachybaptus novaehollandiae (Australasian Grebe) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 14 Aug 2019 by CharlesDove
Hardenbergia violacea (False sarsaparilla) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 27 Jul 2019 by CharlesDove
Ardea (Ardea) pacifica (White-necked Heron) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 27 Jul 2019 by Charles Dove
Tachybaptus novaehollandiae (Australasian Grebe) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 12 Jul 2019 by Charles Dove
Tachybaptus novaehollandiae (Australasian Grebe) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 7 Jun 2019 by Charles Dove
Platalea regia (Royal Spoonbill) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 6 Jun 2019 by Charles Dove
Platalea regia (Royal Spoonbill) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 10 May 2019 by Charles Dove
Egretta novaehollandiae (White-faced Heron) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 10 May 2019 by Charles Dove
Threskiornis spinicollis (Straw-necked Ibis) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 10 May 2019 by Charles Dove
Ceyx azureus (Azure Kingfisher) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 9 May 2019 by Charles Dove
Diplacodes bipunctata (Wandering Percher) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 29 Apr 2019 by Charles Dove
Cygnus atratus (Black Swan) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 29 Apr 2019 by CharlesDove
Hesperilla picta (Painted Skipper) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 29 Apr 2019 by Charles Dove
Platalea regia (Royal Spoonbill) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 15 Mar 2019 by Charles Dove
Platalea regia (Royal Spoonbill) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 5 Mar 2019 by Charles Dove
Phalacrocorax sulcirostris (Little Black Cormorant) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 23 Feb 2019 by Charles Dove
Platalea regia (Royal Spoonbill) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 23 Feb 2019 by Charles Dove
Fulica atra (Eurasian Coot) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 23 Feb 2019 by CharlesDove
Gallinula tenebrosa (Dusky Moorhen) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 9 Feb 2019 by CharlesDove
Polistes (Polistella) humilis (Common Paper Wasp) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 8 Feb 2019 by Charles Dove
Platalea regia (Royal Spoonbill) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 20 Oct 2018 by Charles Dove
Nycticorax caledonicus (Nankeen Night-Heron) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 20 Oct 2018 by Charles Dove
Porzana (Porzana) pusilla (Baillon's Crake) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 20 Oct 2018 by Charles Dove
Vanellus miles (Masked Lapwing) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 17 Oct 2018 by CharlesDove
Microcarbo melanoleucos (Little Pied Cormorant) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 13 Oct 2018 by Charles Dove
Gallinago hardwickii (Latham's Snipe) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 13 Oct 2018 by Charles Dove
Porzana (Porzana) pusilla (Baillon's Crake) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 25 Sep 2018 by Charles Dove
Ardea alba (Great Egret) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 24 Sep 2018 by Charles Dove
Platalea regia (Royal Spoonbill) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 24 Sep 2018 by Charles Dove
Tachybaptus novaehollandiae (Australasian Grebe) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 23 Sep 2018 by Charles Dove
Nycticorax caledonicus (Nankeen Night-Heron) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 18 Sep 2018 by Charles Dove
Aythya australis (Hardhead) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 13 Sep 2018 by Charles Dove
Porzana (Porzana) pusilla (Baillon's Crake) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 13 Sep 2018 by Charles Dove
Gallinago hardwickii (Latham's Snipe) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 13 Sep 2018 by Charles Dove
Chenonetta jubata (Wood Duck) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 13 Sep 2018 by CharlesDove
Nycticorax caledonicus (Nankeen Night-Heron) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 31 Aug 2018 by Charles Dove
Platalea regia (Royal Spoonbill) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 31 Aug 2018 by Charles Dove
Platalea regia (Royal Spoonbill) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 17 Aug 2018 by Charles Dove
Fulica atra (Eurasian Coot) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 17 Aug 2018 by CharlesDove
Porphyrio porphyrio (Purple Swamphen) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 14 Aug 2018 by CharlesDove
Tachybaptus novaehollandiae (Australasian Grebe) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 16 Jun 2018 by Charles Dove
Platalea regia (Royal Spoonbill) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 14 Jun 2018 by Charles Dove
Porphyrio porphyrio (Purple Swamphen) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 10 May 2018 by CharlesDove
Platalea regia (Royal Spoonbill) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 6 Apr 2018 by Charles Dove
Fulica atra (Eurasian Coot) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 18 Jan 2018 by Charles Dove
Phalacrocorax sulcirostris (Little Black Cormorant) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 17 Jan 2018 by Charles Dove
Cygnus atratus (Black Swan) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 17 Jan 2018 by Charles Dove
Platalea regia (Royal Spoonbill) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 15 Jan 2018 by Charles Dove
Platalea regia (Royal Spoonbill) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 3 Dec 2017 by Charles Dove
Cygnus atratus (Black Swan) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 2 Dec 2017 by Charles Dove
Fulica atra (Eurasian Coot) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 2 Dec 2017 by Charles Dove
Porphyrio porphyrio (Purple Swamphen) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 15 Apr 2015 by CharlesDove
Phalacrocorax carbo (Great Cormorant) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 25 Feb 2015 by Charles Dove
Anas superciliosa (Pacific Black Duck) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 22 Sep 2014 by Charles Dove
Platalea regia (Royal Spoonbill) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 22 Sep 2014 by Charles Dove
Pseudechis porphyriacus (Red-bellied Black Snake) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 22 Sep 2014 by Charles Dove
Stictonetta naevosa (Freckled Duck) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 23 Jul 2014 by Charles Dove
Stictonetta naevosa (Freckled Duck) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 8 Jul 2014 by Charles Dove
Stictonetta naevosa (Freckled Duck) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 25 Jun 2014 by Charles Dove
Platalea regia (Royal Spoonbill) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 16 Jun 2014 by Charles Dove
Stictonetta naevosa (Freckled Duck) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 15 Jun 2014 by Charles Dove
Stictonetta naevosa (Freckled Duck) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 12 Jun 2014 by Charles Dove
Stictonetta naevosa (Freckled Duck) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 6 Jun 2014 by Charles Dove
Porphyrio porphyrio (Purple Swamphen) at Wairo Beach and Dolphin Point - 6 Jun 2014 by Charles Dove

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 4 - 15 Abundance
  • 25 Sep 2018 12:00 AM Recorded on
  • CharlesDove Recorded by

Additional information

  • True Nesting site

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  • Confirmed by an expert moderator
  • Nearby sighting(s) of same species
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