Kookaburra enjoying the winter sunshine
It’s been very very wet and very very cold in Sydney over the last few weeks. This morning the mists cleared, the rain stopped, and Sydney-siders ventured out to enjoy the sunshine. This kookaburra grabbed a spot in the sun on a moss-covered electricity pole.
Common name: Laughing Kookaburra
Scientific name: Dacelo novaeguineae
Approximate length: 47 cm
Date spotted: 10 July 2016
Location: Allambie Heights, New South Wales, Australia
Latitude/longitude: 33°46’35.7″S 151°15’25.6″E