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Action Plan for Australian Birds 2010   The Action Plan for Australian Birds 2010
Stephen Garnett, Judit Szabo, Guy Dutson
The most authoritative account yet of the status of Australia's birds.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643103689 - AU $ 49.95    
Albatross   Albatross
Tui De Roy, Mark Jones, Julian Fitter
Spectacularly illustrated, this book is a celebration of albatrosses and a call to ensure their future survival.

Hardback - ISBN:9780643095557 - AU $ 34.95    
Albatrosses   Albatrosses
Terence Lindsey
Outlines the life histories of the spectacular albatross, a bird that rides storms.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643094215 - AU $ 34.95    
ANZANG Nature and Landscape: The Fourth Collection   ANZANG Nature and Landscape: The Fourth Collection
Stuart Miller
Presents more than 100 of the finest photographs submitted to the 2007 Nature and Landscape Photographer of the Year competition.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643094567 - AU $ 39.95    
ANZANG Nature and Landscape: The Second Collection   ANZANG Nature and Landscape: The Second Collection
Stuart Miller
Presents more than 100 of the finest photographs submitted to the 2005 Nature and Landscape Photographer of the Year competition.

Paperback - ISBN:9781920843243 - AU $ 25.00    
ANZANG Nature and Landscape: The Third Collection   ANZANG Nature and Landscape: The Third Collection
Stuart Miller
Presents more than 100 of the finest photographs submitted to the 2006 Nature and Landscape Photographer of the Year competition

Paperback - ISBN:9780958064224 - AU $ 25.00    
Art of Science   The Art of Science
John Kean
Presents the best of Museum Victoria’s remarkable collection of natural history artworks.

Paperback - ISBN:9781921833250 - AU $ 50.00    
Atlas of Birds   The Atlas of Birds
Mike Unwin
Authoritative and concise, this beautifully illustrated atlas captures the dazzling diversity of bird life around the world.

Paperback - ISBN:9781408134702 - AU $ 39.99    
Atlas of Rare Birds   Atlas of Rare Birds
Dominic Couzens
Focuses on 50 captivating stories of very rare birds, bringing together the many strands of the concerted bird conservation effort that is taking place on every continent.

Hardback - ISBN:9781847735355 - AU $ 49.95    
Attracting Birds to Your Garden in Australia   Attracting Birds to Your Garden in Australia
John Dengate
A practical and informative guide to attracting birds to your garden and encouraging them to take up residence.

Australasian Nature Photography   Australasian Nature Photography
South Australian Museum
Showcases the best photographs of animals, plants and landscapes taken in Australia, New Zealand, Antarctica and New Guinea.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643108264 - AU $ 39.95    
Australasian Nature Photography   Australasian Nature Photography
South Australian Museum
Showcases the best photographs of animals, plants and landscapes taken in Australia, New Zealand, Antarctica and New Guinea.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643104259 - AU $ 39.95    
Australasian Nature Photography   Australasian Nature Photography
South Australian Museum
Showcases the best photographs of animals, plants and landscapes taken in Australia, New Zealand, Antarctica and New Guinea.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643101166 - AU $ 39.95    
Australasian Nature Photography   Australasian Nature Photography
Stuart Miller
Results of the 2008 ANZANG competition, showcasing the best photographs of animals, plants and landscapes taken in Australia, New Zealand, Antarctica and New Guinea.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643095694 - AU $ 39.95    
Australasian Nature Photography   Australasian Nature Photography
South Australian Museum
Showcases the best photographs of animals, plants and landscapes taken in Australia, New Zealand, Antarctica and New Guinea.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643097193 - AU $ 39.95    
Australasian Nature Photography   Australasian Nature Photography
South Australian Museum
Showcases the best photographs of animals, plants and landscapes taken in Australia, New Zealand, Antarctica and New Guinea.

Paperback - ISBN:9781486300631 - AU $ 39.95    
Australian Bird Names   Australian Bird Names
Jeannie Gray, Ian Fraser
An up-to-date, readily digestible check-list of Australian birds and the meanings behind their common and scientific names.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643104693 - AU $ 49.95    
Australian Bustard   Australian Bustard
Mark Ziembicki
Provides the first complete overview of the biology of the Australian bustard, Australia's heaviest flying bird.

Australian High Country Owls   Australian High Country Owls
Jerry Olsen
Descriptions, anecdotes and conservation issues referring to Australia's major owl species.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643097056 - AU $ 69.95    
Australian Magpie   Australian Magpie
Gisela Kaplan
Brings together everything we know about the biology and behaviour of this unusual species.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643090682 - AU $ 29.95    
Best 100 Birdwatching Sites in Australia   Best 100 Birdwatching Sites in Australia
Sue Taylor
Sue Taylor will make you want to pack your binoculars and hit the road, as she takes you on a tour of her top 100 Australian birdwatching sites.

Paperback - ISBN:9781742233680 - AU $ 39.99    
Bird Sense   Bird Sense
Tim Birkhead
A hugely engaging book about birds, their senses and behaviour that is informed by an attractive blend of personal experience, entertaining stories and cutting-edge science.

Paperback - ISBN:9781408830543 - AU $ 19.99    
Birds of Prey of Australia   Birds of Prey of Australia
Stephen Debus
An illustrated field guide to diurnal raptors, a bird group that many people find among the most difficult birds to identify.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643104365 - AU $ 39.95    
Birds of the Outback   Birds of the Outback
Don Hadden
Outback birds captured in their natural environments by peripatetic nature photographer Don Hadden.

Hardback - ISBN:9781877069529 - AU $ 24.95    
Birdscaping Australian Gardens   Birdscaping Australian Gardens
George Adams
Take a bird's eye view of your backyard with native plant expert, George Adams as he shows you how to create a sanctuary with year-round avian appeal.

Hardback - ISBN:9780980703719 - AU $ 59.95    
Boom and Bust   Boom and Bust
Libby Robin, Robert Heinsohn, Leo Joseph
Leading writers draw on ideas in both science and the humanities to tell the stories of birds and people in the world's driest inhabited continent.

Hardback - ISBN:9780643096066 - AU $ 39.95    
Bowerbirds   Bowerbirds
Peter Rowland
An introduction to the bowerbirds of Australia, which also includes species from New Guinea.

Brush with Birds   A Brush with Birds
Penny Olsen AM
Paintings of Australian birds represented in the National Library of Australia.

Paperback - ISBN:9780642276803 - AU $ 34.95    
Capturing the Essence   Capturing the Essence
William T Cooper
A step by step guide to painting birds, by one of Australia's greatest living bird artists.

Cayley and Son   Cayley and Son
Penny Olsen
Charts the lives and works of this Australian father-and-son pair of bird artists.

Hardback - ISBN:9780642277893 - AU $ 49.99    
Cockatoos   Cockatoos
Matt Cameron
Looks at the ecology and conservation of these iconic birds.

Complete Guide to Finding the Birds of Australia   The Complete Guide to Finding the Birds of Australia
Richard Thomas, Sarah Thomas, David Andrew, Alan McBride
A complete guide to locating every resident bird species in Australia.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643097858 - AU $ 49.95    
Contributions to the History of Australasian Ornithology Volume 2   Contributions to the History of Australasian Ornithology Volume 2
William E Davis, Jr, Harry F Recher, Walter E Boles
This hardcover book, the second of a projected three volumes on the history of Australasian ornithology, is an important contribution to the field.

Hardback - ISBN:9781877973491 - AU $ 55.00    
Contributions to the History of Australasian Ornithology   Contributions to the History of Australasian Ornithology
William E Davis, Jr, Harry F Recher, Walter E Boles, Jerome A Jackson
The essays in this volume provide stimulus and interest, as well as a source of reference, to future students of Australian ornithological history.

Hardback - ISBN:9781877973437 - AU $ 99.95    
CSIRO List of Australian Vertebrates   CSIRO List of Australian Vertebrates
Mark Clayton, John C Wombey, Ian J Mason, R Terry Chesser, Alice Wells
A fully updated, new edition of the definitive listing of Australia’s vertebrates and their conservation status.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643090750 - AU $ 79.95    
Desert Channels   Desert Channels
Libby Robin, Chris Dickman, Mandy Martin
Combines art, science and history to explore the distinctive Desert Channels country of south-western Queensland.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643103535 - AU $ 49.95    
Directory of Australian Birds: Passerines   Directory of Australian Birds: Passerines
R Schodde, IJ Mason
Fills a huge gap in ornithological knowledge by separating out and listing not only 340 species of song-birds but also the 720 distinct regional forms.

Ecology and Conservation of Owls   Ecology and Conservation of Owls
Ian Newton, Rodney Kavanagh, Jerry Olsen, Iain Taylor
Brings together findings from a wide range of previous research, including recent developments in owl taxonomy and systematics.

Endangered Birds   Endangered Birds
Martyn Walters
A timely reminder of the endangered state of the world's habitats and wildlife.

Paperback - ISBN:9781877069802 - AU $ 39.95    
Feather and Brush   Feather and Brush
Penny Olsen AM
The 300-year history of bird art in Australia.

Collector's Ed - ISBN:9780643065482 - AU $385.00    
Feathered Dinosaurs   Feathered Dinosaurs
John Long, Peter Schouten
Through spectacular double-page illustrations and informative text, this book dramatically brings to life all the known groups of dinosaurs that bore feathers.

Hardback - ISBN:9780643094345 - AU $ 49.95    
Field Guide to Australian Birds   Field Guide to Australian Birds
Michael Morcombe
Australia's definitive field guide to Australian birds.

Paperback - ISBN:9781740214179 - AU $ 45.00    
Field Guide to the Birds of Australia   The Field Guide to the Birds of Australia
Frank Knight, Graham Pizzey, Edited by Sarah Pizzey
The definitive and most respected guide to Australian bird identification, this book is a must for both experts and amateurs and has been fully updated.

Paperback - ISBN:9780732291938 - AU $ 45.00    
Field Guide to the Birds of Australia   Field Guide to the Birds of Australia
Nicholas Day, Ken Simpson
Contains 132 superb full-colour plates showing all Australian bird species.

Paperback - ISBN:9780670072316 - AU $ 39.95    
Finding Birds in Australia's Northern Territory   Finding Birds in Australia's Northern Territory
D Donato, P Wilkins, G Smith, L Alford
A guide to the Northern Territory's best birdwatching areas.

Flocks of Colour   Flocks of Colour
Penny Olsen
With introductory essays by ornithologist Penny Olsen, this book covers over two centuries of discovery and beautiful illustration of parrots in Australia.

Paperback - ISBN:9780642278067 - AU $ 39.99    
Food of Australian Birds 1. Non-passerines   Food of Australian Birds 1. Non-passerines
Robin Barker, Wilhelmus Vestjens
This book lists the stomach contents of Australian non-passerine birds collected by the CSIRO Wildlife and Ecology from 1963 to 1980.

Food of Australian Birds 2.  Passerines   The Food of Australian Birds 2. Passerines
RD Barker, WJM Vestjens
This book lists the stomach contents of Australian songbirds collected by the CSIRO Wildlife and Ecology from 1963 to 1980.

Gift Vouchers   Gift Vouchers

Are you looking for a book or subscription to give as a present, but aren’t sure what to choose?

Voucher - ISBN:BVoucher25 - AU $ 25.00    
Grassfinches in Australia   Grassfinches in Australia
Mark Shephard, Anthony Pridham, Joseph M Forshaw
An up-to-date, fully illustrated monograph on all Australian species of grassfinches.

Hardback - ISBN:9780643096349 - AU $185.00    
Herons, Egrets and Bitterns   Herons, Egrets and Bitterns
Neil McKilligan
An easy-to-read overview of Australia’s serenely graceful family of birds.

Invisible Connections   Invisible Connections
Phil Battley, Brian McCaffery, Danny Rogers, Jae-Sang Hong, Nial Moores, Ju Yung-Ki, Jan Lewis, Theunis Piersma, Jan van de Kam
Shorebird migration is one of nature's most spectacular phenomena, creating surprising links between countries, habitats and people.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643096592 - AU $ 49.95    
John Gould's Extinct and Endangered Birds of Australia   John Gould's Extinct and Endangered Birds of Australia
Sue Taylor
Features exquisite full-colour lithographs reproduced from the National Library of Australia's copy of The Birds of Australia.

Hardback - ISBN:9780642277657 - AU $ 49.95    
Kookaburra   Kookaburra
Sarah Legge
A complete overview of Kookaburras and their unique place in Australian culture and natural history.

Life in the Cape York Rainforest   Life in the Cape York Rainforest
Robert Heinsohn, Michael Cermak
A guide for a greater understanding of the unique attributes of our Cape York rainforests.

Living Waters   Living Waters
Nick Romanowski
More than a natural history, this book explains the underlying forces that drive ecological change and movement in Australian wetlands.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643107564 - AU $ 39.95    
Maluridae: Insights from a Model System   Maluridae: Insights from a Model System
Katherine L. Buchanan, Andrew Cockburn
This special issue reviews the fundamental contribution this group of birds has made to our understanding of avian evolutionary processes.

Paperback - ISBN:MU113/03 - AU $ 75.00    
Mound-builders   Mound-builders
Darryl Jones, Ann Goth
Recent, significant discoveries about remarkable, mound-building Megapodes.

Mr JW Lewin   Mr JW Lewin
Richard Neville
A fascinating look at John William Lewin’s life and work.

Paperback - ISBN:9781742233277 - AU $ 39.99    
Nest   Nest
Janine Burke
Part natural history, part folklore, part exploration of art and aesthetics, part memoir, Nest is a beautiful book that will appeal to bird lovers, readers of literature and art lovers alike.

Paperback - ISBN:9781742378299 - AU $ 32.99    
Owls, Frogmouths and Nightjars of Australia   Owls, Frogmouths and Nightjars of Australia
David Hollands
The most comprehensive book published on the owls, nightjars and frogmouths of Australia.

Hardback - ISBN:9781876473648 - AU $ 59.95    
Parrots of the World   Parrots of the World
Joseph M Forshaw, Frank Knight
A stunningly illustrated, easy-to-use field guide to all 356 species and well-differentiated subspecies of parrots.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643100572 - AU $ 29.95    
Penguins   Penguins
Tui De Roy, Mark Jones, Julie Cornthwaite
An engaging blend of accessible writing, the latest scientific research and over 400 breathtaking photographs of the 18 penguin species.

Hardback - ISBN:9781486300563 - AU $ 49.95    
Queensland's Threatened Animals   Queensland's Threatened Animals
Andrew J Dennis, Keith R McDonald, Peter M Kyne, Stephen JS Debus, Lee K Curtis
A comprehensive and practical guide to Queensland's threatened animals.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643096141 - AU $120.00    
Quintessential Bird   The Quintessential Bird
Viola Temple Watts
Allows readers a glimpse into Betty Temple Watts' joyous world of birds.

Hardback - ISBN:9780642277312 - AU $ 34.95    
Reef and Rainforest   Reef and Rainforest
Michael McCoy
A unique photographic portrayal of the plants and animals in one of the world's most biodiverse regions.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643096950 - AU $ 59.95    
Sentinel Chickens   Sentinel Chickens
Peter Doherty
Shows why we should give our feathered friends our close, sustained and caring attention.

Paperback - ISBN:9780522861105 - AU $ 29.99    
Shorebirds of Australia   Shorebirds of Australia
Andrew Geering, Lindsay Agnew, Sandra Harding
Describes and illustrates more than 50 species of shorebirds in Australia.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643092266 - AU $ 39.95    
Slater Field Guide to Australian Birds   The Slater Field Guide to Australian Birds
Peter Slater, Pat Slater, Raoul Slater
A guide to the identification of all the birds so far recorded in Australia and designed to slip easily in a hip-pocket, backpack or glove box.

Paperback - ISBN:9781877069635 - AU $ 32.95    
Steve Parish: 50 Years Photographing Australia   Steve Parish: 50 Years Photographing Australia
Steve Parish
Celebrates Steve Parish's travels around Australia, capturing the continent's magnificent animals and wild places on film or digital cameras.

Hardback - ISBN:9781741936247 - AU $ 79.95    
Stray Feathers   Stray Feathers
Penny Olsen AM, Leo Joseph
Superbly illustrated with black and white drawings of a range of birds, Stray Feathers showcases some of the remarkable adaptations of Australian birds.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643094932 - AU $ 39.95    
Superb Lyrebird: Menura novae-hollandiae   The Superb Lyrebird: Menura novae-hollandiae

This film of the bird in its natural habitat was made from the original research film.

DVD - ISBN:DVDSUPERBLYREBIRD - AU $ 60.00    
Sydney Birds and Where to Find Them   Sydney Birds and Where to Find Them
Peter Roberts
Features the 30 top bird-watching localities in and around Sydney.

Paperback - ISBN:9781741754766 - AU $ 35.00    
Systematics and Taxonomy of Australian Birds   Systematics and Taxonomy of Australian Birds
Les Christidis, Walter E Boles
A comprehensive introduction to the recent systematic literature of Australian birds.

Hardback - ISBN:9780643065116 - AU $ 74.95    
Tawny Frogmouth   Tawny Frogmouth
Gisela Kaplan
An easy-to-read account of these unique nocturnal birds of the Australian bush.

Waders   Waders
David Hollands, Clive Minton
Provides a comprehensive account of all the 80 Australian species of Waders with over 300 wonderful photographs.

Hardback - ISBN:9781876473808 - AU $ 59.95    
Waterbirds of Australia   Waterbirds of Australia
Don Hadden
Showcases over 85 birds that frequent the wetlands, shores and coastal waters around the country.

Paperback - ISBN:9781877069826 - AU $ 24.95    
Wedge-tailed Eagle   Wedge-tailed Eagle
Penny Olsen
Soar with the eagles in this fascinating introduction to the history, biology and conservation of these majestic birds.

Where to See Birds in Victoria   Where to See Birds in Victoria
Tim Dolby, Penny Johns, Sally Symonds
Features the very best places in Victoria (without question one of Australia's best-kept birding secrets) for seeing birds.

Paperback - ISBN:9781741757361 - AU $ 35.00    
Wildlife of Australia   Wildlife of Australia
Louise Egerton, Jiri Lochman
There is nothing to beat the extraordinary wildlife of Australia.

Hardback - ISBN:9781741149975 - AU $ 60.00    
Wildlife of the Box-Ironbark Country   Wildlife of the Box-Ironbark Country
Chris Tzaros
A comprehensive guide to the mammals, birds, reptiles and amphibians that live in this unique habitat.

Paperback & CD - ISBN:9780643069671 - AU $ 39.95    
Woodhen   The Woodhen
Clifford Frith
Tells the fascinating success story of the saving of the globally significant, iconic, flightless Woodhen of Lord Howe Island.

Hardback - ISBN:9780643108707 - AU $ 59.95    
Zoological Catalogue of Australia Volume 37.2   Zoological Catalogue of Australia Volume 37.2
R Schodde, IJ Mason


Hardback - ISBN:9780643060371 - AU $115.00    


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