Wollongong Golf Club

Birdlife

Wollongong Golf Club is custodian to a number of important environmental corridors, which are continually utilised by a host of native and migratory birds.

Wollongong Golf Club members Ron Davison, Bob Griffiths and Adrian Johnson have cataloged the below species through various sightings made at the course.

  • Australasian Pipit (Richard's Pipit)
  • Australian Pelican
  • Australian Raven
  • Australian White Ibis
  • Black Duck (Pacific Black Duck)
  • Black Swan
  • Black-fronted Dotterel
  • Black-shouldered Kite
  • Buff-banded Rail
  • Chestnut Teal
  • Cisticola (Golden-headed)
  • Common (or Pacific) Koel
  • Crested Pigeon
  • Crimson Rosella
  • Darter
  • Domestic Pigeon
  • Dusky Moorhen
  • Eastern Spinebill
  • Eastern Whipbird
  • Eurasian Coot
  • Galah
  • Great Egret
  • Indian Myna Bird
  • Lewin's Honeyeater
  • Lewin's Rail
  • Little Black Cormorant
  • Little Corella
  • Little Grebe
  • Little Pied Cormorant
  • Little Wattle Bird
  • Magpie
  • Magpie Lark
  • Masked Plover
  • Nankeen Kestrel
  • New Holland Honeyeater
  • Noisy Miner
  • Pacific Golden Plover
  • Pacific Gull
  • Pied Currawong
  • Purple Swamphen
  • Rainbow Lorikeet
  • Red-rumped Parrot
  • Reed Warbler
  • Royal Spoonbill
  • Rufous Night-Heron
  • Silvereye
  • Silver Gull
  • Sparrow (House Sparrow)
  • Spotted Turtle Dove
  • Starling
  • Sulphur-crested Cockatoo
  • Superb Fairy-Wren
  • Welcome Swallow
  • White-bellied Sea-Eagle
  • White-eyed Duck (Hard Head)
  • White Faced Heron (Blue Crane)
  • Willie Wagtail
  • Wood Duck
  • Yellow-tailed Black Cockatoo
  • Yellow Thornbill