Friday, May 26, 2017

Gibraltar Creek Lyrebirds ACT

Earlier in the year I set a camera trap and an audio recorder down an abandoned fire trail on Gibraltar Creek in the Australian Capital Territory. I managed to capture several ten second bursts of video showing a troop of Lyrebirds going about their business. The soundtrack to the video is the birds calls around the same time as the video was captured.. I suspect I have discovered a display ground. A revisit is planned at the height of the mating season mid winter.

 

Some trail camera footage from Billy Billy creek

I had set a trail camera up Billy Billy creek on Corin Road four days ago. I picked it up early because the cold weather indicated snow w...