Backyard Bird Watching for Beginners

Warning: this could become addictive

Rainbow lorikeet. Photo by Trevor McKinnon on Unsplash

Essential equipment: guide (book, app, website, household member) to help identify birds, sense of humour.

Non-essential equipment: binoculars, notebook, sense of adventure.



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Bronwen Scott

Bronwen Scott


Zoologist, writer, artist, museum fan, enjoying life in the tropical rainforest of Far North Queensland. She/her. Website: