Living with Cassowaries – Part 2

Living with Cassowaries - Part 2 Big Bertha has become accustomed to public admiration.  She was first described as The Grand Dame of the Daintree, in the Port Douglas Mossman Gazette and her image was distributed to readers across Tropical North Queensland.  Standing tall, with her head in line with her massive feet, [...]

By |2018-12-08T19:40:25+10:00December 8th, 2018|Birds, Fauna|0 Comments

Red Boobook

After more than twenty-years of searching Daintree Rainforest for all manner of cryptic life forms, we have at last photographic evidence of this rare Red Boobook (Ninox boobook lurida).   The Southern Boobook (Ninox boobook) is also known as  Mopoke, Morepork, Spotted Owl or Marbled Owl. This Red Boobook is a smaller bird and a subspecies that is darker in [...]

By |2015-07-25T14:39:05+10:00July 25th, 2015|Birds|0 Comments