White-gaped Honeyeater, grooming

brown bird on branch
First you take a good look around to make sure you’re safe …
brown bird grooming
… then you have a good scratch.

White-gaped Honeyeaters, Lichenostomus unicolor, are probably the commonest birds in our garden but I still count myself lucky to have been in the right spot, with my camera, at the right time to take these photos.

There are more photos of these honeyeaters here.

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