Friday, July 28, 2006

A birthday Party

Jayshree had a dinner party to celebrate her increasing age. Ken and I chatted to a mixed group of people from libraries and the Uni etc.
Ken, Jessie. Rod and Peter
Ken, Jessie. Rod and Peter
Jayshree and Peter.
Jayshree and Rod
Party Animals

Afternoon at the Territory Wildlife Park

We then spent the afternoon at the Territory Wildlife Park, enjoying the Aquarium
IMG_0254, the Avairies,
Black-winged Stilt
and the Birds of Prey display.
Wedge-Tailed Eagle at Territory Wildlife Park
Wedge-Tailed Eagle at Territory Wildlife Park
Keeping an Eagle Eye
White Bellied Sea Eagle
White Bellied Sea Eagle

A visitor from Tasmania

Ken from Devonport arrived for a week in the sun. Ken is an old school friend from 40 years ago. On the public holiday Friday we picked a lecturer colleague, Chris and we went to Fogg Dam.
Ken and Chris
Ken at Fogg Dam
The usual birdlife was seen,Rainbow Bee-eaters were in abundance,
Rainbow Bee-Eater
and great numbers of Egrets, Magpie Geese.
Fogg Dam
Fogg Dam
Willy Wag tail
Egrets at Fogg dam
A few Jacana were seen as well.
Jacana at Fogg Dam