An Adelaide-led study has cracked the mystery of how and when some bird species start learning to sing.
History & Culture
Discover the Birds of Australia in this unique digital experience, presented on a 3D storytelling cube, inspired by the work of John and Elizabeth Gould together with First Nations storytelling and knowledges.
How was it that Charuka Abhayawickrama managed to photograph 772 Australian bird species in one calendar year?
Nature has been captured as a work of art in Christian Spencer’s new book, presenting his two decades of bird photography.
For all the vastness of our Outback and bush, most Australians live in urban areas. In cities, we live within an orderly landscape, moulded and manufactured by us to suit our needs. But other species also live in this modified environment.
Australia’s most beautiful birds aren’t just the colourful ones. With its glossy blue-black feathers that shimmer like a polished gemstone, the shining flycatcher is one of our most striking native species.
Starling murmurations are mesmerising. Watch them move as one in these captivating images and video.
Record numbers of critically endangered orange-bellied parrots have been spotted in Tasmania’s wilderness.
10 native birds have been released into the wild after being bred at three zoos under a program to bolster the endangered species’ declining population.