The permanent soundscape of birds in AustraliaOn 19. October 2019 by Cookie
What stands out to us every time we are there, is the permanent sound of birds in Australia. No idea if the birdsong is drowned by human noises in Europe, or if the Australian birds just sing louder and more diverse than their European counterparts. But anyway, that’s one more thing that makes this continent so special.
In spring, it’s even more obvious. So one day I was wandering around our campsite, wondering where this rasping, sqeeking, croaking sound came from. It didn’t take me long to locate the source: