Not everyone is disappointed by the recent wet weather. A number of our feathery friends in the Parklands are enjoying the ‘wet life’ including a flock of Yellow-tailed Black Cockatoos.

Take one Ranger on a lunch break (Doug!), one camera and a merry bunch of birds frolicking in the rain and this is how we saw it…

 

"Think we might just use these strange perches to keep our feet dry.."

“Think we might just use these strange perches to keep our feet dry.”

 

"Nah, looks too much fun down there - move over!"

“Nah, looks too much fun down there – move over!”

 

"Water falls down, worms rise up. Bingo!"

“Water falls down, worms rise up. Bingo!”

 

"Might just have quick snack up here too."

“Might just have quick snack up here too.”

 

"OK, it's been fun. I'm off."

“OK, it’s been fun. I’m off.”

 

The Yellow Tailed Black Cockatoo is one of six species of black cockatoo in Australia - but our favourite!

The Yellow Tailed Black Cockatoo is one of six species of black cockatoo in Australia – but our favourite!

 

 

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