Flame robin Petroica phoenicea

    Photo Credit: Wikimedia/Patrick_K59

    Hooded robin Melanodryas cucullata

    Photo Credit: Wikimedia/Patrick_K59

    Jacky winter Microeca fascinans

    Photo Credit: Wikimedia/Patrick_K59

    Pink robin Petroica rodinogaster

    Photo Credit: Wikimedia/JJ Harrison

    Red-capped robin Petroica goodenovii

    Photo Credit: Wikimedia/Patrick_K59

    Rose robin Petroica rosea

    Photo Credit: Wikimedia/Aviceda

    Scarlet robin Petroica boodang

    Photo Credit: Wikimedia/JJ Harrison

    Southern scrub-robin Drymodes brunneopygia

    Photo Credit: Francesco Veronesi

GALLERY: The colourful robins of central Victoria

By AG STAFF | October 3, 2017

The boulder-strewn open woodlands of central Victoria are sometimes referred to as the “robinfields”. It’s probably the only area where you can hope to see, in the one place, nine of the 20 species in the Australian robin family.