We are not "twitchers", as the British say, or "birders" as the Americans say, but we do enjoy watching birds. As we do not have dogs or cats, there are few natural predators to disturb them; although there is always competition!
A few of the regulars
This list is not exhaustive, but rather an overview of the sorts of birds that visit us.
Australian Pelican, Cormorants, Black Swan, Grebes, Herons, Egrets, Bittern, Ducks, Ibis, Spoonbill, Curlew, Oystercatcher, Gull, Tern, Sea Eagle, Wedge-tailed Eagle, White headed Pidgeon, Brown Turtle Dove, Wonga Pidgeon, Crested Pidgeon, Glossy Black Cockatoo, Yellow tailed Black Cockatoo, Gang Gang Cockatoo, Sulphur Crested Cockatoo, Galah, Rainbow Lorikeet, Australian King Parrot, Crimson Rosella, Cuckoos & Koels, Barking Owl, Barn Owl, Swift, Azure Kingfisher, Laughing Kookaburra, Superb Lyrebird, Fairy Wren, Red Wattlebird, Friarbirds, Honeyeaters various, Eastern Spinebilll, Eastern Whipbird, Robin, Fantail, MagpieLark, Oriole, Satin Bowerbird, Grey Butcherbird, Australian Magpie, Currawong, Australian Raven, White winged Chough, Swallow, Finches various, and many more.....