images of australian wildlife

Olive Whistler

Olive Whistler

Often hidden deep in the thick shrubbery of wetter forests, the Olive Whistler is plain coloured and sings less flamboyantly than its better-known Rufous and Golden cousins but, at least to my ear, with a richer, more subtle voice.

Olive Whistler

Pachycephala olivacea

Glenelg River, Vic

March 2006

Canon 20D

Canon 500/4

2.6° 500mm 800i

f/4 1/350th