GirlinOz's photos with the Perth Zoo

Regent Parrot

Regent Parrot
(Polytelis anthopeplus anthopeplus) Regent Parrot. Female. Birds of the South-West Aviary, Perth Zoo, Western Australia. These are on the endangered species list. I see small flocks of these on a regular basis at home but they fly through so fast I'd ne…
Added on July 18, 2013

Western Rosella

Western Rosella
(Platycercus icterotis) Western Rosella. Male. Birds of the South-West Aviary, Perth Zoo, Western Australia. Endemic to south-west Western Australia.
Added on July 18, 2013

Purple Crowned Lorikeet

Purple Crowned Lorikeet
(Glossopsitta porphyrocephala) Purple Crowned Lorikeet. Birds of the South-West Aviary, Perth Zoo, Western Australia.
Added on July 18, 2013

Baboons

Baboons
Baboons. Perth Zoo, Western Australia. Relax with a grooming appointment at the day spa.
Added on July 16, 2013

Bush Stone-Curlew

Bush Stone-Curlew
(Burhinus grallarius) One of the excellent parents of this chick. Both parents are very "hands on" in raising the chick. It was interesting to watch them select meal worms scattered by one of the keepers to either feed directly to the chick or place it…
Added on July 15, 2013

Bush Stone-Curlew Chick

Bush Stone-Curlew Chick
(Burhinus grallarius) This is a typical resting pose for Stone-Curlews. Captive bird being raised by its parents in the Birds of the South-West Aviary at Perth Zoo, Western Australia.

Perth Zoo youtube video from 2011: www.youtube.com/watch?v=EZhW74iCS…
Added on July 15, 2013

Parentie

Parentie
(Varanus giganteus) Australia's largest lizard (2.3-2.5m). This is a very real looking, life-sized model outside the Reptile House at Perth Zoo, Western Australia and of the typical red earth found in many areas of the country.

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Added on July 14, 2013

Pied Heron

Pied Heron
(Ardea picata) Medium-sized heron. 43-48cm. Captive bird at Australian Wetlands exhibit, Perth Zoo, Western Australia.
Added on July 14, 2013

Royal Spoonbill

Royal Spoonbill
(Platalea regia) Captive bird at Perth Zoo, Western Australia.
Added on July 14, 2013

Goodfellow's Tree Kangaroos

Goodfellow's Tree Kangaroos
An endangered species of macropod found in rain forests in Papua New Guinea. Captive animals at Perth Zoo, Western Australia.
Added on July 14, 2013

Meercat

Meercat
Because meercat photos are obligatory! Perth Zoo, Western Australia.
Added on July 13, 2013

Blue-Billed Duck

Blue-Billed Duck
(Oxyura australias) Male and female. Captive birds at Perth Zoo, Western Australia.
Added on July 13, 2013

Black-Necked Stork (Jabiru)

Black-Necked Stork (Jabiru)
(Ephippiorhynchus asiaticus) Female (as indicated by the yellow eye - males have a dark eye). Captive bird at Perth Zoo, Western Australia. 110-137cm
Added on July 11, 2013

Plumed Whistling Duck

Plumed Whistling Duck
(Dendrocygna eytoni) Captive bird at Perth Zoo, Western Australia.
Added on July 11, 2013

Baboon

Baboon
Baboon. Perth Zoo, Western Australia
Added on May 23, 2013