Birds and animals

Birdscaping Australian Gardens Birdscaping Australian Gardens

Birdscaping Australian Gardens

Birdscaping Australian GardensGeorge Adams Discover how to identify the most common garden birds,...

Birdscaping Australian GardensGeorge Adams Discover how to identify the most common garden birds, and how to choose, grow and maintain the native plants that will attract them to your backyard. From acacias to eucalypts, and from honeyeaters to kookaburras, this essential guide will help transform any garden across Australia into an avian paradise. Featuring plant and bird directories illustrated with superb colour photographs and line drawings, as well as comprehensive planting tables and ex...

$59.95

Outback: The Amazing Animals of Australia Outback: The Amazing Animals of Australia

Outback: The Amazing Animals of Australia

Outback: The Amazing Animals of Australia - A Photicular BookDan Kainen, Ella Morton and Dan Kain...

Outback: The Amazing Animals of Australia - A Photicular BookDan Kainen, Ella Morton and Dan Kainen Embark on an eye-opening adventure in the land Down Under, and see eight creatures in astounding motion. Using Photicular® technology that’s like a 3D movie on the page, 'Outback' whisks you to the vast, remote world of wild Australia, where heat waves dance forever and animals, isolated by the vagaries of continental drift, are unlike those found anywhere else on Earth. Each moving image deliv...

$34.99

A Guide to Native Bees of Australia New!

A Guide to Native Bees of Australia

A Guide to Native Bees of AustraliaTerry Houston 'A Guide to Native Bees of Australia' provides a...

A Guide to Native Bees of AustraliaTerry Houston 'A Guide to Native Bees of Australia' provides a detailed introduction to the estimated 2000 species of Australian bees. Illustrated with stunning photographs, it describes the form and function of bees, their life-cycle stages, nest architecture, sociality and relationships with plants. It also contains systematic accounts of the five families and 58 genera of Australian bees. Photomicrographs of morphological characters and identification ke...

$49.95

Rottnest Island: Kingdom of the Quokka Rottnest Island: Kingdom of the Quokka

Rottnest Island: Kingdom of the Quokka

Islands worldwide are grand experiments in nature, with their isolation creating unique condition...

Islands worldwide are grand experiments in nature, with their isolation creating unique conditions for animals to diverge from the norm. But some islands take evolutionary twists to the extreme. On the far west of the Australian continent with the limitless Indian Ocean beyond, there is a set of islands whose inhabitants defy all laws of nature. The three islands lie side by side, but each is ruled by a different animal. One by a unique marsupial the Quokka, the second by a penguin and the th...

$45.00

Complete Guide to Australian Birds Complete Guide to Australian Birds

Complete Guide to Australian Birds

George Adams This book is the most up-to-date guide to Australian birds available. Written in eve...

George Adams This book is the most up-to-date guide to Australian birds available. Written in everyday language, with crisp, brilliant digital images taken in the wild, this authoritative guide includes: The first entry and photograph of the previously believed extinct Night Parrot The recently recognised as a full specie Lesser Sooty Owl The Thick-billed Grasswren All seven species of Quail-thrush The Paperbark Flycatcher Rare photographs of the male Superb Lyrebird in courtship displ...

$45.00

Unique Australian Bird Sounds

Unique Australian Bird Sounds

Fred van Gessel The birds found in Australia's bush, deserts and coastal regions, and even in its...

Fred van Gessel The birds found in Australia's bush, deserts and coastal regions, and even in its urban areas, provide an endless source of interest and entertainment, from noisy honeyeaters squabbling over wattle flowers to tiny pardalotes flitting high in the treetops. This very useful book and audio CD combination will be an essential addition to the bookshelves of birdwatchers of all levels. It helps the reader to identify a wide selection of species by sight and sound, with the focus bei...

$24.95

Birds of Western Australia Field Guide by Simon Nevill Birds of Western Australia Field Guide

Birds of Western Australia Field Guide

Birds of Western Australia Field GuideSimon Nevill This comprehensive field guide to the birds of...

Birds of Western Australia Field GuideSimon Nevill This comprehensive field guide to the birds of Western Australia includes detailed descriptive text, distribution maps and photographic illustrations of 486 species, covering the vast majority of sedentary birds and regular migratory birds.Most of the photographs have been taken by author Simon Nevill himself, showing the birds in their natural habitats. The majority of the information in this guide comes from Simon's personal experience over...

$39.95

Pocket Field Guide to Birdlife of Western Australia Pocket Field Guide to Birdlife of Western Australia

Pocket Field Guide to Birdlife of Western Austr...

Michael Morcombe Michael Morcombe’s two best-selling 'Field Guide to Australian Birds' have been ...

Michael Morcombe Michael Morcombe’s two best-selling 'Field Guide to Australian Birds' have been received with delight by birdwatchers throughout Australia and overseas. Now Morcombe has produced a series of handy pocket guides covering each state of Australia, plus a separate volume for migratory and sea birds. This Western Australia guide is the second of the series to be released. A unique feature of this book is the front section, which showcases 45 of Western Australia’s most sought-afte...

$29.95

Birdland by Leila Jeffreys Birdland

Birdland

BirdlandLeila Jeffreys In 'Birdland', Australian fine-art photographer Leila Jeffreys presents us...

BirdlandLeila Jeffreys In 'Birdland', Australian fine-art photographer Leila Jeffreys presents us with a bird-watching experience like no other, drawing birds out from their leafy shadows and airy territories and presenting them to us with the skill and intricate detail of a portrait painter. The result is a stunning encounter with some of the world's most beautiful birds. On display are fine feathers of all types. Eagles in burnished battle armor, cotton candy-pink cockatoos, owls in spangle...

$55.00

Australian Geographic Naturalist's Guide to the Birds of Australia by Dean Ingwersen Australian Geographic Naturalist's Guide to the Birds of Australia

Australian Geographic Naturalist's Guide to the...

Australian Geographic Naturalist's Guide to the Birds of AustraliaDean Ingwersen This easy-to-use...

Australian Geographic Naturalist's Guide to the Birds of AustraliaDean Ingwersen This easy-to-use identification guide to 280 bird species in Australia, including the most commonly seen and rare endemic species, is perfect for resident and visitor alike. High quality photographs from one of Australia's top nature photographers are accompanied by detailed species descriptions, which include nomenclature, size, distribution, habits and habitat. The user-friendly introduction covers climate, veg...

$24.95