Hopkins Falls, on the Hopkins River…
…is a few kilometres out of Warrnambool
in Victoria’s SouthWest.
At only 12 metres high it is not a high falls however,
it is 90 metres wide which compensates it lack in height.
This is an August (winter) photo.
During summer months while there is
still water flowing it is nothing like this.
All images were taken within our garden
and often taken through a window
so as not to disturb our
Prior to 2016 we used to have…
…a family of magpies visit on a regular basis.
Two pups came along and quickly…
during summer months.
I’m not sure what they are after, however,
our yard receives a free aeration.
Mudlarks are known for their ability
to annoy other birds.
This hawk must have had enough and
mudlark did not annoy anymore.
Red Rump Parrot is also another visitor.
The mate of this Superb Fairy Wren was
nesting somewhere among garden shrubs.
This family of…
New Holland Honey Eaters…