Moondyne Festival


Sightings

These are the most recent sightings sent to us by members and the public. If you would like to log a sighting of any flora or fauna in the Toodyay area, please click the link provided. You must enter your name for for us to verify your sighting, and contact details at the end of your notes, as we may need to get more details from you.
The following information would be useful, if at all possible.
1) time of day?
2) weather conditions?
3) landscape eg: road verge, scrubland, breakaway country, high or low in a tree, etc, ?
4) what the creature was doing at the time of the sighting?
5) approximate size?
6) gender (if possible)?
7) colouration?
8) photographed?
9) any other interesting observation/s at the time of sighting?
10) for plants, the surrounding growth, number of plants and their general condition, is it a wetland?

Please try and limit the number of characters you enter to 100. A photograph will be a great advantage in identification of those hard to categorise animals or plants

Log a sighting

# Date Location Species Notes
2221 10-04-1991 Mt Anderson Street, Toodyay Owl, Southern Boobook Heard calling by Dorine Morrow
2222 08-04-1991 West Toodyay Owl, Southern Boobook 05:45 One bird flew across the road outside Cobradah Nursery and perched in a tree. By Max Howard
2223 02-04-1991 Seabrook, via Northam Honeyeater, Spiny-cheeked Mortlock View homestead. Two birds. Reported by Lindsay Milhinch.
2224 01-04-1991 West Toodyay Eagle, Wedge-tailed Two birds soaring above Picnic Hill area. By Ross McDougall
2225 01-04-1991 Picnic Hill Kestrel, Australian Single bird. Ross McDougall
2226 01-04-1991 Northam Town Weir Swan, Mute Numbers on the decline
2227 01-04-1991 Picnic Hill Butcherbird, Pied Three birds. By Ross McDougall
2228 01-04-1991 Pelham Street, Toodyay Mistletoebird One bird in back yard. Rare occurrence. By Sam Cook
2229 01-04-1991 Pelham Street, Toodyay Robin, Red-capped One bird. By Sam Cook
2230 01-04-1991 Toodyay-Goomalling Road Miner, Yellow-throated 3km from town. Eight to twelve birds sighted. By Alex Reid (reported to David Pitcher)
2231 29-03-1991 Mortlock River, Seabrook Spoonbill,Yellow-billed Two birds sighted near bridge. By Lindsay Milhinch
2232 29-03-1991 Mortlock River, Seabrook Egret, Great Two birds sighted near bridge. By Lindsay Milhinch
2233 28-03-1991 Seabrook, via Northam Nightjar, Spotted Seen around the homestead shed and main water trough. By Lindsay Milhinch
2234 27-03-1991 West Toodyay Owl, Barn Toodyay West Road, over Toodyay Brook. Two sightings of a single bird. By Max Howard
2235 26-03-1991 Picnic Hill Falcon, Brown Light phase. By Ross McDougall
2236 20-03-1991 Julimar Springs Cuckoo, Pallid Heard calling. By Maxine Walker
2237 19-03-1991 Clarke's Lakes, Mumberkine Sandpiper Single bird sighted. By Jim Masters
2238 15-03-1991 Glen Avon, Toodyay-Northam Road Rat, Western Swamp One sighted in paperbarks on Avon River pool. Not sighted very often. By Jim Masters
2239 14-03-1991 Goomalling Duck, Mountain Flock of about 200 birds. By Fred Boase
2240 14-03-1991 Clarke's Lakes, Mumberkine Crake, Spotted Two sighted while on RAOU duck count. By Jim Masters

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