Moondyne Festival


Sightings

These are the most recent sightings sent to us by members and the public.

(4,706 Observations recorded at 13th February 2024)

If you would like to log a sighting of any flora or fauna in the Toodyay or adjacent areas please click the link provided.
Please 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. You do not have to be a member.
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
21 16-02-2024 Stirlingia Drive, Majestic Heights Fairy-wren, Splendid (Malurus splendens) On sensor camera
22 16-02-2024 Stirlingia Drive, Majestic Heights Honeyeater, Brown-headed (Melithreptus brevirostris) On sensor camera
23 15-02-2024 Toodyay West Road Turtle, Long-necked (Chelodina colliei) Near Slaughterhouse Bridge, heading away from the water. Sighted by Jen and Avon Donegan
24 15-02-2024 Coondle West Road, Brookdale Possum, Common Brushtail (Trichosurus vulpecula) Sighted by Greg Warburton in the evening crossing the road
25 15-02-2024 Bindoon-Dewars Pool Road, Dewars Pool Wasp, Potter (Paralastor sp.) Reported by Eva Smith. Continually on the bird baths.
26 14-02-2024 Stirlingia Drive, Majestic Heights Black Cockatoo, Red-tailed (Calyptorhynchus banksii) Three birds in powderbark wandoo, above car park.
27 14-02-2024 Stirlingia Drive, Majestic Heights Robin, Scarlet; Robin Red-breast; (Petroica multicolor) On sensor camera
28 13-02-2024 Toodyay Road, near Morangup Road turnoff Black Cockatoo, White-tailed (Carnaby's) At least 100 birds circling and flying around. Lots of noisy calling. About 4.30PM
29 13-02-2024 Sandplain Road, near Harvester Road Gwardar Seen about 4.50pm Approximately a metre long Broad bands on colour On the road, was encouraged to move off the road, but not moving properly, had a small wound near it's head. Disappeared into the verge slowly.
30 13-02-2024 Stirlingia Drive, Majestic Heights Honeyeater, Gilberts (Djingki)(Melithreptus chloropsis) On sensor camera
31 12-02-2024 Stirlingia Drive, Majestic Heights Honeyeater, Gilberts (Djingki)(Melithreptus chloropsis) Sensor Camera
32 12-02-2024 Stirlingia Drive, Majestic Heights Robin, Scarlet; Robin Red-breast; (Petroica multicolor) Sensor Camera
33 12-02-2024 Stirlingia Drive, Majestic Heights Silvereye; White-Eyes; Zosterops lateralis Sensor Camera
34 12-02-2024 Stirlingia Drive, Majestic Heights Fairy-wren, Splendid (Malurus splendens) Sensor Camera
35 12-02-2024 Stirlingia Drive, Majestic Heights Fantail, Grey; Rhipidura fuliginosa Sensor Camera
36 12-02-2024 Stirlingia Drive, Majestic Heights Wasp, Potters Sensor Camera
37 11-02-2024 Wandoo Circle, Vernon Hills Pardalote, Striated (Pardalotus striatus) 1 striated pardalote at the bird bath about 7.15am I haven't been hearing them calling recently.
38 11-02-2024 Wandoo Circle, Vernon Hills Black Cockatoo, White-tailed (Carnaby's) 3 birds at the bird bath I didn't hear them calling at all, until there was a dispute with a galah at the birdbath
39 11-02-2024 Stirlingia Drive, Majestic Heights Parrot, Red-capped (Purpureicephalus spurius) Sensor Camera
40 11-02-2024 Stirlingia Drive, Majestic Heights Wagtail, Willie (Rhipidura leucophrys) Sensor Camera

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