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Ardea alba

Great Egret at Bega, NSW

Ardea alba at Bega, NSW - 15 Feb 2019
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Identification history

Ardea alba 19 Sep 2019 MatthewHiggins

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Advanced chicks on Great Egret nest, Glebe Wetland, during summer breeding season.

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Pardalotus striatus (Striated Pardalote) at Bega, NSW - 3 Jan 2022 by KylieWaldon Eudynamys orientalis (Eastern Koel) at Bega, NSW - 3 Jan 2022 by KylieWaldon Pteropus poliocephalus (Grey-headed Flying-fox) at Bega, NSW - 3 Jan 2022 by KylieWaldon Pteropus poliocephalus (Grey-headed Flying-fox) at Bega, NSW - 11 Nov 2020 by MatthewHiggins Anas castanea (Chestnut Teal) at Bega, NSW - 5 Oct 2020 by MatthewHiggins Fulica atra (Eurasian Coot) at Bega, NSW - 5 Oct 2020 by MatthewHiggins Porphyrio melanotus (Australasian Swamphen) at Bega, NSW - 1 Oct 2020 by StephH Nycticorax caledonicus (Nankeen Night-Heron) at Bega, NSW - 30 May 2020 by MatthewHiggins Nycticorax caledonicus (Nankeen Night-Heron) at Bega, NSW - 1 Jan 2020 by MatthewHiggins Pteropus poliocephalus (Grey-headed Flying-fox) at Bega, NSW - 13 Nov 2019 by MatthewHiggins Stictonetta naevosa (Freckled Duck) at Bega, NSW - 22 Oct 2019 by Jackie Lambert Malacorhynchus membranaceus (Pink-eared Duck) at Bega, NSW - 11 Oct 2019 by MatthewHiggins Stictonetta naevosa (Freckled Duck) at Bega, NSW - 11 Oct 2019 by MatthewHiggins Tachybaptus novaehollandiae (Australasian Grebe) at Bega, NSW - 11 Oct 2019 by MatthewHiggins Malacorhynchus membranaceus (Pink-eared Duck) at Bega, NSW - 11 Oct 2019 by MatthewHiggins Todiramphus sanctus (Sacred Kingfisher) at Bega, NSW - 1 Apr 2019 by MatthewHiggins Ardea alba (Great Egret) at Bega, NSW - 1 Feb 2019 by MatthewHiggins Pteropus poliocephalus (Grey-headed Flying-fox) at Bega, NSW - 26 Jan 2019 by MatthewHiggins Chelodina longicollis (Eastern Long-necked Turtle) at Bega, NSW - 8 Dec 2018 by MatthewHiggins Dicrurus bracteatus (Spangled Drongo) at Bega, NSW - 15 Jul 2018 by Leo Ardea alba (Great Egret) at Bega, NSW - 16 Jan 2017 by MichaelMcMaster Pteropus poliocephalus (Grey-headed Flying-fox) at Bega, NSW - 14 Jan 2017 by MichaelMcMaster Fulica atra (Eurasian Coot) at Bega, NSW - 3 Jan 2017 by MichaelMcMaster Platalea regia (Royal Spoonbill) at Bega, NSW - 3 Jan 2017 by MichaelMcMaster Platalea regia (Royal Spoonbill) at Bega, NSW - 27 Dec 2016 by MichaelMcMaster
Pardalotus striatus (Striated Pardalote) at Bega, NSW - 3 Jan 2022 by KylieWaldon
Eudynamys orientalis (Eastern Koel) at Bega, NSW - 3 Jan 2022 by KylieWaldon
Pteropus poliocephalus (Grey-headed Flying-fox) at Bega, NSW - 3 Jan 2022 by KylieWaldon
Pteropus poliocephalus (Grey-headed Flying-fox) at Bega, NSW - 11 Nov 2020 by MatthewHiggins
Anas castanea (Chestnut Teal) at Bega, NSW - 5 Oct 2020 by MatthewHiggins
Fulica atra (Eurasian Coot) at Bega, NSW - 5 Oct 2020 by MatthewHiggins
Porphyrio melanotus (Australasian Swamphen) at Bega, NSW - 1 Oct 2020 by StephH
Nycticorax caledonicus (Nankeen Night-Heron) at Bega, NSW - 30 May 2020 by MatthewHiggins
Nycticorax caledonicus (Nankeen Night-Heron) at Bega, NSW - 1 Jan 2020 by MatthewHiggins
Pteropus poliocephalus (Grey-headed Flying-fox) at Bega, NSW - 13 Nov 2019 by MatthewHiggins
Stictonetta naevosa (Freckled Duck) at Bega, NSW - 22 Oct 2019 by Jackie Lambert
Malacorhynchus membranaceus (Pink-eared Duck) at Bega, NSW - 11 Oct 2019 by MatthewHiggins
Stictonetta naevosa (Freckled Duck) at Bega, NSW - 11 Oct 2019 by MatthewHiggins
Tachybaptus novaehollandiae (Australasian Grebe) at Bega, NSW - 11 Oct 2019 by MatthewHiggins
Malacorhynchus membranaceus (Pink-eared Duck) at Bega, NSW - 11 Oct 2019 by MatthewHiggins
Todiramphus sanctus (Sacred Kingfisher) at Bega, NSW - 1 Apr 2019 by MatthewHiggins
Ardea alba (Great Egret) at Bega, NSW - 1 Feb 2019 by MatthewHiggins
Pteropus poliocephalus (Grey-headed Flying-fox) at Bega, NSW - 26 Jan 2019 by MatthewHiggins
Chelodina longicollis (Eastern Long-necked Turtle) at Bega, NSW - 8 Dec 2018 by MatthewHiggins
Dicrurus bracteatus (Spangled Drongo) at Bega, NSW - 15 Jul 2018 by Leo
Ardea alba (Great Egret) at Bega, NSW - 16 Jan 2017 by MichaelMcMaster
Pteropus poliocephalus (Grey-headed Flying-fox) at Bega, NSW - 14 Jan 2017 by MichaelMcMaster
Fulica atra (Eurasian Coot) at Bega, NSW - 3 Jan 2017 by MichaelMcMaster
Platalea regia (Royal Spoonbill) at Bega, NSW - 3 Jan 2017 by MichaelMcMaster
Platalea regia (Royal Spoonbill) at Bega, NSW - 27 Dec 2016 by MichaelMcMaster

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • 15 Feb 2019 03:56 PM Recorded on
  • MatthewHiggins Recorded by

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  • True Nesting site

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