Meet the residents – silvereye, waxeye, tauhou


Like the whitehead, groups of these small birds are regular winter visitors to the garden. There are so many sometimes that bushes quiver under the invasion.

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  1. You captured those birds so well Wendy. I enjoy early morning walks when I get to hear our native birds, even a few Tui and bellbirds plus smaller ones hanging around suburbia and the harbour! The wax eyes are lovely


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