Bird photographer Sandy Goddard spotted the oddly patterned magpie near Geelong, Victoria.
Complaints about an aggressive magpie have resulted in the bird being shot, and people aren’t happy.
We already knew that magpies were smart but now we know exactly how their intelligence has evolved.
A magpie in Gladstone has caused serious eye injuries after swooping an eight-year-old boy.
Don’t waste your time worrying about crocs, snakes and spiders – of all Australia’s fauna, magpies cause the most injuries.