These different wasp nests made from mud were found in the Lerderderg Gorge, under a rocky underhang that protected them from direct rain. The Potter Wast builds a mud nest […]
These Bardi Grub Moths were photographed by Melton bird and insect photographer Nora Peters, during the recent rains. Nora writes: “The first ‘Bardi Moth’ for this year arrived at my […]
Noisy Miners are commonly seen at Hannah Watts Park in Melton. They are one of the many species of birds that have learnt to take food from the many visitors […]
Blue-Grass lily photo taken by Peter Sell in a grassland in Melton.
These pictures were taken onTuesday 22nd February at about 3pm in Eynesbury, they were taken by Trish Stoyanoff. Thanks to Trish and Linda Fuller (who sent them to me). The tree […]
Marbled Gecko (Christinus marmoratus) A Marbled Gecko was recently seen clinging to the outside of a kitchen window in Melton South, visible as a ghostly silhouette against the darkness. It […]
Walking near the Willows this morning I saw several musk lorikeets eating the pink berries from a peppercorn tree. I managed to get quite close to see the red mask […]