Explore: BirdLife Western Australia – Walk around Star Swamp
Star Swamp, North Beach, Stirling – Half-day excursion
Species that may be found here include Purple-backed Fairy-wren, White-winged Fairy-wren, Southern Boobook and Carnaby’s Black-Cockatoo.
Star Swamp is part of the Northern Swan Coastal Plain Key Biodiversity Area (KBA) for Carnaby’s Black-Cockatoo and has Tuart and banksia woodland and heath. A variety of raptors and bushbirds can be seen. Over 70 species of birds have been recorded here.
Bring a chair and morning tea to have while we do a combined bird list.
Leader: Stella Stewart-Wynne
Meet at 8:00 am in the car park at the end of Mary Street, Waterman. To get there, turn off West Coast Highway at Mary Street, and drive to the car park. Alternatively, from Marmion Avenue, turn left into Beach Road, left into Ethel Street, and then left into Mary Street.