Australian Magpie - Cracticus tibicen, is a medium-sized passerine bird native to Australia and southern New Guinea. This one has a beautiful melodious call. It is said that the magpie is the symbol of the Australian Bush.
A textile designers sketchbook of seasonal colour, textile design and pattern repeat.
Australian Pelican, The pouched bill of the Australian pelican can be up to feet) long. These massive seabirds use a wingspan topping meters feet) to glide gracefully, often for hundreds of miles, using thermal updrafts to gain altitude