Neochmia ruficauda  

Star Finch (Neochmia ruficauda)
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© Kay Parkin 2011
Lakefield National Park, QLD (Aug, 2011)

What a wonderful experience to find a flock of over 100 of the endangered race of Star Finch at Lakefield National Park.

We watched them busily feeding at sunset. They would fly to the ground and about every minute would all fly back into the trees. An awesome sight!

Star Finch (Neochmia ruficauda)

Star Finch