Cuckoos Arriving From The North

The channel-billed cuckoos arrived early this year. One flew overhead near Boonah a few days ago.  Many have settled on the mountain by now. You will know that they are there as they usually make their presence felt by loud raucous calls (not sounding anything at all like ‘cuck-
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Tripadvisor International Award

 I guess we go about our business in a regular daily habit. It was 5:00 am and I was   opening my inbox as I do every morning. Deleting the usual lot of junk emails,  including the regular one advising me that my Telstra login was lost and I should  re- enter my personal details to re
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Experience Nature

The sun is out, our waterfall is thundering, the trickle stream is gushing, frogs are jumping around excitedly, the gardens are as lush as can be and in the mornings there is a fine mist over the property……the perfect place to escape
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Scenic Rim Wildlife Meeting at Tamborine

It is fitting that the first meeting of the year for Scenic Rim Wildlife is at the foot of Tamborine Mountain, to discuss some exciting plans for 2011. The wildlife of Tamborine Mountain harbours world-famous species such as lyrebirds and bowerbirds as well as lesser-known creatures s
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Spring Is In The Air

The forest has been noisy of late with birdcalls.  The whipbird males have stopped their urgent calls as they have mated with their adoring females.  Fantailed cuckoos, golden whistlers, grey shrike-thrushes, Lewin’s honeyeaters have all been tting in on the action. Most of the
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