It's been such a wet start to the year so far and it hasn't let up ... we are pining for real sunshine here! My great survivors and surprises through this monsoonal rainy season have included ....
The birds have been returning to the bushland and it was a real treat to spot a pair of Forest Kingfishers around the property. Can you see the little one perched on the gate showing off the beautiful turquoise on its' wing? The colour is so much more vivid in reality, but the shot was taken on yet another overcast dreary day and from quite a distance away, so the brilliance was somewhat lost in the translation.
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