CLICK HERE to download the species list of birds from in the Holbrook area (PDF – 478kB).

The bird list was compiled by Stuart Collard for the ‘Re-birding’ the Holbrook Landscape project, Holbrook Landcare Network.

Holbrook Area Bird List Key 

(t) = threatened species

(e) = endangered species

* = introduced species

Water Birds

  • Australasian Grebe
  • Australasian Shoveller
  • Australian Pelican
  • Australian Shelduck
  • Australian Wood Duck
  • Black Swan
  • Black-fronted Dotterel
  • Black-winged Stilt
  • Chestnut Teal
  • Great Cormorant
  • Grey Teal
  • Hardhead
  • Hoary-headed Grebe
  • Little Pied Cormorant
  • Masked Lapwing
  • Nankeen Night Heron
  • Pacific Black Duck
  • Pacific Heron
  • Pied Cormorant
  • Pink-eared Duck
  • Royal Spoonbill
  • Sacred Ibis
  • Straw-necked Ibis
  • White-faced Heron

Nocturnal Birds

  • Australian Owlet-nightjar
  • Barn Owl
  • Southern Boobook
  • Tawny Frogmouth

Diurnal Birds

  • Australian Hobby
  • Australian King Parrot
  • Australian Magpie
  • Australian Raven
  • Australian Reed-Warbler
  • Black-chinned Honeyeater
  • Black-faced Cuckoo-shrike
  • Black-shouldered Kite
  • Blue-faced Honeyeater
  • Brown Falcon
  • Brown Goshawk
  • Brown Quail
  • Brown Songlark
  • Brown Thornbill
  • Brown Treecreeper
  • Brown-headed Honeyeater
  • Buff-rumped Thornbill
  • Cockatiel
  • Common Bronzewing
  • Common Starling *
  • Crested Pigeon
  • Crested Shrike-tit
  • Crimson Rosella
  • Diamond Firetail
  • Dollarbird
  • Dusky Woodswallow
  • Eastern Rosella
  • Eastern Spinebill
  • Eastern Yellow Robin
  • Fairy Martin
  • Fan-tailed Cuckoo
  • Flame Robin
  • Fuscous Honeyeater
  • Galah
  • Gang-gang Cockatoo
  • Golden Whistler
  • Golden-headed Cisticola
  • Grey Butcherbird
  • Grey Currawong
  • Grey Fantail
  • Grey Shrike-thrush
  • Grey-crowned Babbler
  • Hooded Robin
  • Horsfield’s Bronze-cuckoo
  • Jacky Winter
  • Laughing Kookaburra
  • Leaden Flycatcher
  • Little Corella
  • Little Eagle
  • Little Friarbird
  • Little Lorikeet
  • Magpie-lark
  • Mistletoebird
  • Nankeen Kestrel
  • Noisy Friarbird
  • Noisy Miner
  • Olive-backed Oriole
  • Painted Button Quail
  • Painted Honeyeater (t)
  • Pallid Cuckoo
  • Peaceful Dove
  • Peregrine Falcon
  • Pied Butcherbird
  • Pied Currawong
  • Rainbow Bee-eater
  • Red Wattlebird
  • Red-browed Finch
  • Red-browed Treecreeper
  • Red-capped Robin
  • Red-rumped Parrot
  • Restless Flycatcher
  • Richard’s Pipit
  • Rufous Songlark
  • Rufous Whistler
  • Sacred Kingfisher
  • Scarlet Robin
  • Shining Bronze-Cuckoo
  • Silvereye
  • Southern Whiteface
  • Speckled Warbler
  • Spotted Harrier
  • Spotted Pardalote
  • Spotted Quail-thrush
  • Striated Pardalote
  • Striated Thornbill
  • Stubble Quail
  • Sulphur-crested Cockatoo
  • Superb Fairy-wren
  • Swamp Harrier
  • Swift Parrot (e)
  • Tree Martin
  • Turquoise Parrot (t)
  • Varied Sitella
  • Wedge-tailed Eagle
  • Weebill
  • Welcome Swallow
  • Western Warbler
  • White-bellied Cuckoo-shrike
  • White-browed Babbler
  • White-browed Scrubwren
  • White-eared Honeyeater
  • White-fronted Chat
  • White-naped Honeyeater
  • White-plumed Honeyeater
  • White-throated Needletail
  • White-throated Treecreeper
  • White-throated Warbler
  • White-winged Chough
  • White-winged Triller
  • Willy Wagtail
  • Yellow Thornbill
  • Yellow-faced Honeyeater
  • Yellow-rumped Thornbill
  • Yellow-tufted Honeyeater

Predicted to occur – no recent records

  • Australian Darter
  • Banded Lapwing
  • Barking Owl (t)
  • Black-faced Woodswallow
  • Blue-billed Duck (t)
  • Brush Bronzewing
  • Bush Stone-curlew (e)
  • Cattle Egret
  • Collared Sparrowhawk
  • Dusky Moorhen
  • Eastern Whipbird
  • Eurasian Coot
  • European Goldfinch *
  • House Sparrow
  • Letter-winged Kite
  • Lewin’s Rail
  • Musk Duck
  • Powerful Owl (t)
  • Purple Swamphen
  • Regent Honeyeater (e)
  • Satin Bowerbird
  • Singing Honeyeater
  • Skylark
  • Spotted Nightjar
  • Square-tailed Kite (t)
  • Striated Fieldwren
  • Whistling Kite
  • White-browed Woodswallow
  • White-throated Nightjar
  • Yellow-plumed Honeyeater
  • Yellow-tailed Black-cockatoo
  • Zebra Finch