Orokonui

Bellbird chorus

The bellbirds were in fine form at Orokonui this afternoon. I even saw a pair mating – second spring? Plenty of tomtits but still no robins. The Easter orchid is flowering and smelling quite delicious.

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Taken a few springs ago.

Courting bellbirds, taken a few springs ago.

These are young bellbirds, revealing in the sugar water.
These are young bellbirds at an Orokonui feeder, revelling in the sugar water.

 

 

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3 Responses to “Orokonui”

  1. beeseeker Says:

    So, that’s what a bell bird looks like – thanks for posting.

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