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Fly Neighbourly Advice for the Tasman National Park

24/08/2019

Public comment is invited on the draft Tasman National Park Fly Neighbourly Advice. The draft Fly Neighbourly Advice has been prepared by the Tasmania Parks and Wildlife Service in response to increasing air traffic over the Tasman National Park.More

Hybrid diesel-electric shuttle buses at Cradle Mountain - a first for National p

19/08/2019

When you next visit Cradle Mountain you will be able to step aboard one of the new hybrid, diesel-electric, shuttle buses on your trip to Dove Lake. These new buses will reduce emissions and deliver a quieter, all mobility friendly, visitor experience.More

AFAC Independent Operational Review of the 2018-19 bushfires

08/08/2019

Following the 2018-19 bushfires the Tasmanian Government commissioned an independent report by the Australasian Fire and Emergency Service Council to review the overall response and identify areas where more can be done to improve the State's response andMore

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Bird Checklist

Brown Quail
Musk Duck
Black Swan
Cape Barren Goose
Pacific Black Duck
Chestnut Teal
Hoary-headed Grebe
Fiordland Penguin
Little Penguin
Common Diving-petrel
Southern Giant-petrel
Fairy Prion
Short-tailed Shearwater
Fluttering Shearwater
Wandering Albatross
Black-browed Albatross T
Shy Albatross T
Yellow-nosed Albatross
White-faced Storm-petrel
Australasian Gannet
Little Pied Cormorant
Black-faced Cormorant
Little Black Cormorant
Great Cormorant
Australian Pelican
White-faced Heron
Great Egret
Australasian Bittern
White-bellied Sea-Eagle
Swamp Harrier
Brown Goshawk
Collared Sparrowhawk
Wedge-tailed Eagle T
Brown Falcon
Peregrine Falcon
Purple Swamphen
Tasmanian Native Hen
Eurasian Coot
Painted Button-quail
Latham’s Snipe
Ruddy Turnstone
Pied Oystercatcher
Sooty Oystercatcher
Hooded Plover
Masked Lapwing
Pomarine Jaeger
Arctic Jaeger
Pacifi c Gull
Kelp Gull
Silver Gull
Caspian Tern
White-fronted Tern T
Crested Tern
Fairy Tern T
Common Bronzewing
Brush Bronzewing

 

Yellow-tailed Black Cockatoo
Green Rosella
Eastern Rosella
Swift Parrot TPallid Cuckoo
Fan-tailed Cuckoo
Horsfi elds Bronze-Cuckoo
Shining Bronze-Cuckoo
Southern Boobook
White-throated Needletail
Masked Owl
Tawny Frogmouth
Laughing Kookaburra
Superb Fairy-Wren
Spotted Pardalote
Striated Pardalote
White-browed Scrubwren
Scrubtit
Striated Fieldwren
Brown Thornbill
Tasmanian Thornbill
Yellow-rumped Thornbill
Yellow Wattlebird
Little Wattlebird
Noisy miner
Yellow-throated Honeyeater
Black-headed Honeyeater
Crescent Honeyeater
New Holland Honeyeater
Eastern Spinebill
White-fronted Chat
Flame Robin
Dusky Robin
Spotted Quail-thrush
Golden Whistler
Grey Shrike-Thrush
Satin Flycatcher
Grey Fantail
Black-faced Cuckoo Shrike
Dusky Wood Swallow
Grey Butcherbird
Australian Magpie
Black Currawong
Grey Currawong
Forest Raven
Skylark
Richard’s Pipit
House Sparrow
Beautiful Firetail
European Greenfi nch
European Goldfi nch
Welcome Swallow
Black-Face-Cuckoo Shrike
Tree Martin
Little Grassbird
Silvereye
Bassian Thrush
Common Blackbird
Common Starling

T = Listed in the Schedules of the Threatened Species

Further reading

Thomas, D. Tasmanian Bird Atlas. University of Tasmania, 1972.