Australian pelican

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P1190714There is only one type of pelican in Australia, they are magnificent flyers and pretty smart. These pelicans had worked out that this weir, on the Darling River in mid west New South Wales, at a little town called Wilcannia, made spotting fish easy as they cascaded down the rocks.

2 thoughts on “Australian pelican

    Srijana said:
    July 31, 2017 at 4:59 pm

    I have never seen one in real life as they don’t exist here I guess cause mine is a landlocked country

      margosnotebook responded:
      July 31, 2017 at 6:17 pm

      they are very interesting birds.. a favourite of my dad’s who loved to quote the old ditty.. ‘no one can like a pelican, its beak holds more than its belly can’ !!

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