Australian Animal Learning Zone

Category: Birds

  • Lyrebird


    Lyrebirds are ground-dwelling birds that are native to Australia. They are known for their noteworthy mimicking abilities, unique tails and plumes as well as interesting courtship display.

  • Sulphur Crested Cockatoo

    Sulphur Crested Cockatoo

    The Sulphur Crested Cockatoo is a large white cockatoo bird found in various parts of Australia as well as in New Guinea. They are quite popular as pets and make delightful companions. Sulphur Crested Cockatoo Scientific Name The scientific name for these species of cockatoo is “Cacatua galerita”.

  • White Bellied Sea Eagle

    White Bellied Sea Eagle

    The White Bellied Sea Eagle, also known as the White Breasted Sea Eagle, is mainly found near coastline as their name suggests. They are normally found in pairs and live close to water ways. The Eagle is found in many parts of Australia and numerous folk tales have been there about this beautiful bird. This…

  • Australian Magpie

    Australian Magpie

    The Australian Magpie is a medium-sized, passerine bird that is native to Australia and Southern New Guinea. These birds are one of the most common Australian birds and are also described as one of the most proficient song birds.  They usually have an array of multifaceted vocalizations. Australian Magpie Scientific Name Magpies are scientifically known…

  • Rainbow Lorikeet

    Rainbow Lorikeet

    Rainbow lorikeet is a parrot with a dash of color on its feathers. It belongs to the Psittacidae family of the Lorini tribe. This bird is an Australian pride. With its smearing colorful beauty and sweet-naughty nature, this bird is a hot favorite amongst bird petting enthusiasts. Rainbow Lorikeet Scientific Name The Rainbow Lorikeet bears…

  • Fairy Penguin

    Fairy Penguin

    Fairy Penguin is the smallest member of the family of Penguins primarily found in the southern parts of Australia and New Zealand. This cute looking Penguin has multiple species and known by different names like Little Blue Penguins. These Penguins are among the major tourist attractions in the places they are found and people are…