mystery bird – Channel-billed Cuckoo!

Scythrops novaehollandiae

Thanks to Sue (My Wild Australia) and others (at Birdsinbackyards) for the identification.

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2 thoughts on “mystery bird – Channel-billed Cuckoo!

  1. Could be a channel billed cuckoo. They are large with a huge solid beak, and birds don’t like them at all. They lay their eggs in other birds nests and so are often seen being chased by currawongs, magpies and crows.

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