148 Photos - Jan 1, 2016
Photo: Day 1 - Ian investigating mammal remains lodged in a tree, possibly a piece of wallaby carcass left there by a Whistling KitePhoto: Day 1 - Australian Bustard on the MarrakaiPhoto: Day 1 - Exploring along the Marrakai TrackPhoto: Day 1 - Agile Wallabies feeding on the side of Hardies 4WD Track © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 1 - Agile Wallabies feeding on the side of Hardies 4WD TrackPhoto: Day 1 - Cycas armstrongii at Bird BillabongPhoto: Day 1 -  © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 1 -  © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 1 -  © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 1 - Keelback with a full tummy, night walk at Mary River ParkPhoto: Day 2 -  Purple Swamphens at Mamukala © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 2 -  Magpie Goose mixing it with Purple Swamphens © Ian MorrisVideo: Day 2 - Purple Swamphens feeding in their unique way at Mamukala bird hidePhoto: Day 2 -  Plumed Whistling-dusks at Mamukal © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 2 -  Geese Egrets anf Herons at Mamukala © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 2 - Magpie Geese, Swamphens, Pied Heron and a juvenile Black-winged Stilt at Mamukala © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 2 Magpie Geese on the move at Mamukala -  © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 2 - Whistling-ducks and Egrets © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 2 -  Forest Kingfisher on the Mamaukala loop walk © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 2 Coral Tree blossom -  © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 2 - Rosia and Yen share the scope at Mamukala wetlandsPhoto: Day 2 - Radjah Shelducks, Magpie Geese, Wandering Whistling-ducks, Black-winged Stilt and Egrets at MamukalaPhoto: Day 2 - MamukalaPhoto: Day 2 - Sandstone Shrikethrush at UbirrPhoto: Day 2 - Sandstone Shrikethrush at UbirrPhoto: Day 2 -  Sandstone Shrikethrush at Ubirr © Ian MorrisVideo: Day 2 - Sandstone Shrikethrush at UbirrPhoto: Day 2 - We do the circuit walk around the rock art site at UbirrPhoto: Day 2 - Ian explaining the rock artPhoto: Day 2 - Ian explaining the rock artPhoto: Day 2 - Rose-crowned Fruit-Dove at UbirrVideo: Day 2 - Rose-crowned Fruit-Dove at UbirrPhoto: Day 2 -  Wilkins Rock Wallaby at Ubirr © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 2 -  Ubirr artsite circuit walk © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 2 -  Rose-crowned Fruit Dove © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 2 - Diospyros cordifolia at Ubirr © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 2 -  Rock art at Ubirr © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 2 -  Yawkyawk the mermaid, Flying Foxes and Rock Wallabies feature in the rock art © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 2 -  Rock Ringtail Possum © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 2 -  Rock Ringtail PossumPhoto: Day 2 - Rock Ringtail Possum painting at UbirrPhoto: Day 2 - Nadab floodplain © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 2 - Nadab lookoutPhoto: Day 2 -   Ubirr © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 2 -  Bardjilidji Sandstone walk © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 2 Chestnut-quilled Rock Pigeon on the Bardjilidji Sandstone walk -  © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 2 - Fire near UbirrVideo: Day 2 - Fire near UbirrPhoto: Day 2 - Fire near Ubirr © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 2 -  Richard © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 3 -  Black-necked Stork gliding over Anbangnbang Billabong © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 3 - Black-necked Stork gliding over Anbangnbang Billabong © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 3 - Anbangbang Billabong © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 3 -  Croc and friends... Anbangbang Billabong © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 3 -  Anbangbang Billabong  © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 3 - Magpie Geese at Anbangbang Billabong  © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 3 - Wandering Whistling-ducks and Green Pygmy Geese at Anbangbang Billabong  © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 3 -  Anbangbang Billabong  © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 3 - Australian Pelican and Black-necked Stork at Anbangbang Billabong  © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 3 -  Anbangbang Billabong  © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 3 -   The female Black-necked Stork has a golden eye and the male has a brown eyeAnbangbang Billabong © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 3 -  Male Black-necked Stork at Anbangbang Billabong © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 3 -  Looking at Nawurlandja from Anbangbang Billabong © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 3 - White-lined Honeyeater at BurrungguiPhoto: Day 3 -  Orange Lacewing at Burrunggui © Ian MorrisVideo: Day 3 - Orange Lacewing at BurrungguiPhoto: Day 3 -  Rock art at Burrunggui © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 3 -  Rock art at Burrunggui, Barrk, the Black Wallaroo © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 3 - Burrunggui from Anbangbang Billabong  © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 3 -  Green Pygmy Geese at Anbangbang Billabong © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 3 - View of Burrunggui from Anbangbang Billabong © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 3 - View of Burrunggui from Anbangbang Billabong © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 3 - Pause to look and listen for wildlife, Rainbow Pittas, Dusky Honeyeaters, Sandstone Shrikethush and Black Wallaroos reside here or pass throughPhoto: Day 3 - Yellow Water Cruise, a must do highlight of KakaduPhoto: Day 3 - Green Pygmy Geese on the Yellow Water CruisePhoto: Day 3 - Estuarine Crocodile intent on taking a White-bellied Sea-eagles catch © Ian MorrisVideo: Day 3 - Estuarine Crocodile pirating a meal from a White-bellied Sea-eaglePhoto: Day 3 - WHite-bellied Sea-eagle chicks, an anauthorised fire burnt out a huge area of the floodplain here after this photo was taken, but the chicks were fully fledged and unaffectedPhoto: Day 3 - Yellow Water as the sun lowers in the skyPhoto: Day 3 - Yellow Water as the sun lowers in the skyPhoto: Day 3 -  White-bellied Sea-eagle, called Marrawuddi by the Gundjeihmi people © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 3 -  White-bellied Sea-eagle, called Marrawuddi by the Gundjeihmi people, male left, female (larger) right © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 3 -  White-bellied Sea-eaglePhoto: Day 3 -  White-bellied Sea-eagle © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 3 -  Comb-crested Jacana © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 3 -  Australasian Darter © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 3 -  Estuarine Crocodile, the Yellow Water Cruise gives some of the best opportunities to see these animals close, in their natural environment, and safely © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 3 -  Estuarine Crocodile, the Yellow Water Cruise gives some of the best opportunities to see these animals close, in their natural environment, and safely © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 3 -  Black-necked Stork with a large catch © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 3 -  Black-necked Stork with a large catch © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 3 -  Black-necked Stork with a large catch © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 3 -  Black-necked Stork with a large catch © Ian MorrisVideo: Day 3 -  Black-necked Stork with a large catch © Mike JarvisPhoto: Day 3 -  Lotus Lillies and Paperbark Forest on Yellow Water Cruise © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 3 -  Lotus Lillies © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 3 -  River Pandanus (Anjimjim) on Yellow Water Cruise © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 3 -  River Pandanus (Anjimjim) on Yellow Water Cruise © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 3 -  River Pandanus (Anjimjim) on Yellow Water Cruise © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 3 -  River Pandanus (Anjimjim) on Yellow Water Cruise © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 4 - Ian and Richard at Gungurul, upper reaches of the South Alligator RiverPhoto: Day 4 - Ian and Richard at Gungurul, upper reaches of the South Alligator RiverPhoto: Day 4 -  Blue-winged Kookaburra at Gungural © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 4 -  Gungurul © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 4 - Gungurul  © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 4 -  Bush breakfast at Gungural © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 4 - Bush breakfast at Gungural © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 4 - Bush breakfast at Gungurul © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 4 - Gungural © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 4 - Bush breakfat at GungurulPhoto: Day 4 - GunguralPhoto: Day 4 - Roadside near Gungurul, Kakadu Highway © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 4 - Rosia and Yen, onto something... © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 4 -  Mike telling stories to Glenda, Bjork and Yen at Gungurul, © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 4 - Rare Cycad, Cycas conferta, near Pine CreekPhoto: Day 4 - Rare Cycad, Cycas conferta, near Pine CreekPhoto: Day 4 -  Rare Cycad, Cycas conferta, near Pine Creek © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 4 -  Red-collared Lorikeet near Pine Creek © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 5 - Rare Grevillea, Grevillea benthamiana near Fergusson RiverPhoto: Day 5 - Rare Grevillea, Grevillea benthamiana near Fergusson River  © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 5 - Ian telling a storyPhoto: Day 5 - Rare Grevillea, Grevillea benthamiana near Fergusson RiverPhoto: Day 5 - Richard getting the shot, Grevillea benthamiana, yellow flower is Kapok Bush, Cochlospermum fraseri, near Fergusson RiverPhoto: Day 5 - Ian and GlendaPhoto: Day 5 -  Rare Grevillea, Grevillea benthamiana near Fergusson River © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 5 - Grevillea benthamiana near Fergusson RiverPhoto: Day 5 -  Kapok Bush, Cochlospermum fraseri © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 5 - Grevillea site, near Fergusson RiverPhoto: Day 5 -  Rainbow Bee-eater © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 5 - Rainbow Bee-eater  © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 5 - Black Flying Foxes at Pine Creek © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 5 - Black Flying Fox at Pine Creek © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 5 - Black Flying Fox at Pine Creek © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 5 - Black Flying Foxes at Pine Creek © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 5 - Bush breakfast near Pine Creek © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 5 -  Fergusson River © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 5 - Fergusson River © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 5 - Fergusson River, this location can be the best for Gouldians, but the river dried up very early in 2015, we still had good views of Gouldian Finches here © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 5 - Golden-headed Cisticola at Fergusson River © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 5 - Lunch location near Bridge Creek, left to right, Yen, Rosia, Bjork, Richard, Mike and Glenda, Ian is the other side of the lens © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 5 - Lunch location near Bridge Creek  © Ian MorrisVideo: Day 5 - unch location near Bridge Creek, spot Glenda's crocodile at the end of the video (gets a bit wobbly there, sorry)Photo: Day 5 - Lunch location near Bridge CreekPhoto: Day 5 - Glenda and Cathedral Termte mound at Litchfield National ParkPhoto: Day 5 - Bjork and Cathedral Termte mound at Litchfield National ParkPhoto: Day 5 - Magnetic Termite mounds at the viewing point, Litchfield National ParkPhoto: Day 5 - Magnetic Termite mounds at the viewing point, Litchfield National Park © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 5 - Rainbow Pitta spotted by Ian at Wangi Falls, Litchfield © Ian MorrisPhoto: Day 5 - View at Finniss River crossing on Litchfield Park Road © Ian Morris