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Geese, Swans, Ducks, Grebes, Penguins


Aboriginal name(s): "banadgee", "barrong", "karani", "toolim" = duck; "burrawang", "ouyen" = wild duck; "coondaree", "garrangay" [gamilaraay] = ducks; "makowa" = whistling-duck; "tharalkoo" = teal; "kulija" = penguin

Magpie Goose
Cape Barren Goose
Black Swan
Plumed Whistling-Duck
Wandering Whistling-Duck
Spotted Whistling-Duck
Blue-billed Duck
Musk Duck
Australian Wood Duck
Pink-eared Duck
Grey Teal
Chestnut Teal
Australian Shelduck
Radjah Shelduck
Freckled Duck
Pacific Black Duck
Green Pygmy-Goose
Cotton Pygmy-Goose
Australasian Shoveler
Australasian Grebe
Hoary-headed Grebe
Great Crested Grebe
Emperor Penguin
King Penguin
Adelie Penguin
Chinstrap Penguin
Gentoo Penguin
Royal Penguin
Rockhopper Penguin
Little Penguin

Only native bird species sighted by us are listed in this table and only items where we have some information are clickable links to the relevant sections.