There are lots of birds in Australia. The largest is the Emu. There are lots of cockatoos and parakeets.

Nature pictures of Australia and other bird pages are linked:

Nature in Australia
Nature Page for Australia
Bird Pages
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All pictures are © Dr. Günther Eichhorn, unless otherwise noted.

Birds in Australia

Emu Dromaius Novaehollandiae
An Emu (Dromaius novaehollandiae, german: Großer Emu, french: Émeu d'Australie) in the Sydney Zoo. It is endemic to Australia. (1080k)
Emu Dromaius Novaehollandiae
An Emu (Dromaius novaehollandiae, german: Großer Emu, french: Émeu d'Australie) in the wild. (889k)
Flock Sulphur-crested Cockatoos
A flock of Sulphur-crested Cockatoos (Cacatua galerita, german: Gelbhaubenkakadu, french: Cacatoès à huppe jaune). They are very common birds. I saw large flocks of hundreds of birds when I was flying over the outback. (698k)
Sulphur-crested Cockatoo Cacatua
Sulphur-crested Cockatoo (Cacatua galerita, german: Gelbhaubenkakadu, french: Cacatoès à huppe jaune). (868k)
Crested Pigeon Ocyphaps
Crested Pigeon (Ocyphaps lophotes, german: Spitzschopftaube, french: Colombine longup). Notice the tuft of feathers on its head. (518k)
Australian Pelican Pelecanus
Australian Pelican (Pelecanus conspicillatus, german: Brillenpelikan, french: Pélican à lunettes). (837k)
Laughing Kookaburra Dacelo
Laughing Kookaburra (Dacelo novaeguineae, german: Jägerliest, french: Martin-chasseur géant). I tried to get close for about 15 min, but he didn't want to let me get too close. (1410k)
Galah Rose-breasted Cockatoo
Galah (Rose-breasted Cockatoo) (Eolophus roseicapilla, german: Rosakakadu, french: Cacatoès rosalbin). It is endemic to Australia. (1018k)
Eastern Rosella Platycercus
Eastern Rosella (Platycercus eximius, german: Rosellasittich, french: Perruche omnicolore). (668k)
Closeup Scan Previous
Closeup scan of the previous picture of an Eastern Rosella. (381k)
Crimson Rosella Platycercus
Crimson Rosella (Platycercus elegans, german: Pennantsittich, french: Perruche de Pennant). (995k)
Closeup Scan Previous
Closeup scan of the previous picture of a Crimson Rosella. (961k)

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