Buff-breasted Paradise-Kingfisher in the Daintree Valley
November 10th, 2015

Every November a wonderful man named Fred Forsell spends a month in Daintree, staying here at Red Mill House in our purpose-built ‘dog-house’ – and every day he spends the pre-dawn and early morning in a particular piece of forest …Continue Reading

Daintree birding October 15
October 12th, 2015

Another month has passed by – apologies. My very elderly mothers’ serious health decline and ultimate passing have taken up most of the available time and energy in this house for the last month. She is now at rest and …Continue Reading

British Birdfair 2015 – a whirlwind
September 14th, 2015

What a whirlwind it was! A 20 hour delay of flights through to the UK, only 5 nights in the UK and then straight back home again to a full house – – -. Only now, after 3 weeks, do …Continue Reading

Spring is here!!
August 17th, 2015

Oh my – – doesn’t time fly!! Apologies for being remiss with the Daintree Birdwatching blog. Lots of excuses, but none are good enough! We’ve had fabulous weather here in Daintree over July and August. Cold (for us) nights and …Continue Reading

Insects and fruit galore, plus a special visitor or two
July 5th, 2015

Mixed weather in Daintree over the past couple of weeks, but plenty of sunny days. A great time for insects (grrr for my vegie garden!)¬†and their followers with lots of hawking and sallying going on around the garden at Red …Continue Reading