There were more people present than I'd expected on a weekday in March and for the first time this century, I was questioned by a Melbourne Water employee. Charming he was too, and I didn't have my permit with me!
Friends from Canberra came down and gave us the excuse to spend a day at the sewage farm. Roger Williams is a superb photographer (he has photos in Best 100 Birdwatching Sites in Australia) and Jane Wright, his delightful wife, is an entomologist.
|Jane watches birds, while the two Rogers chat.|
As for the best bird of the day, it's always hard to go past a Red-necked Avocet. But the cisticola was cute. And the Great Crested Grebes were amusing. And. . .