Psitteuteles versicolor

Varied Lorikeets: a spectacular blossom nomad

The bloodwoods had just started to bloom in the Gulf Country of northern QLD - a wonderful, 'first-time' opportunity for us to see these small, tropical parrots. We were camping at Boodjamulla, where we added another two 'firsts' to our bird list: Purple-crowned Fairy-wrens and Buff-sided Robins. 

Varied Lorikeets: a spectacular blossom nomad