This magpie likes to boss its best mate around near Moodiarrup, Western Australia. (ABC Open contributor Astrid Volzke)
The eastern curlew is Australia's largest wading bird and is an endangered species. This one was spotted at Lake Wollumboola in New South Wales.
A flock of pelicans enjoy the waters off the coast of Broome, Western Australia. (ABC Open contributor Ally.photog)
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The Blue-winged Kookaburra (Dacelo leachii) is a large kingfisher with a big square head and a long bill. The Rainforest Habitat Wildlife Sanctuary, ...
These noisy miner birds look like they're having an animated conversation, in Brisbane, Queensland. (ABC Open contributor wildeyeview)
A very handsome cassowary at Hartley's Crocodile Adventures in Queensland. (ABC Open contributor Ocean country photography)
Meet the Blue-winged Kookaburra (Dacelo leachii). Native to northern Australia and southern New Guinea, this species sports blue plumage on…
This eastern reef egret was spotted on the coastline of the Illawarra region in New South Wales. (ABC Open contributor backyardzoology)
This flying pink and grey galah was snapped just after sunrise near Abraham Reserve in Perth, Western Australia. (ABC Open contributor Elis ZA)
A very inquisitive cockatoo in the Blue Mountains, New South Wales. (ABC Open contributor buzzystar)
An orphaned wombat snuggles in to a fabric pouch near Sherbrooke in Victoria. (ABC Open contributor Anne Morley)
A kayaker explores the crystal clear waters near Perth, Western Australia. (ABC Open contributor Jonathan Lendich)
This boab tree near Kununurra in Western Australia stands out against a twinkly night sky. (ABC Open contributor Ben Broady)
The Brush Bronzewing (Phaps elegans) is a species of bird in the pigeon family Columbidae. It is endemic to Australia. Its natural habitat is subtropical or ...
Picturesque Cradle Mountain in Tasmania, with snow down to 700 metres this week. (ABC Open contributor Jai Moyle)
An angry look from a cassowary at Wildlife Habitat in Port Douglas, Queensland. (ABC Open contributor Phoebe Burke)
An Australian icon, this pink and grey galah was spotted in the Pilbara region of Western Australia. (ABC Open contributor Four Who Explore)
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When sunset and a storm combine, this is the result. Captured at Southern Cross in Western Australia. (ABC Open contributor Jordan Cantelo)
Appreciating the stars above Devils Marbles in the Northern Territory. (ABC Open contributor we_who_roam)
This healthy-looking kookaburra was spotted at Lake Awoonga, near Gladstone in Queensland. (ABC Open contributor Joe McKay). Image 12 of 15; Meerkat friends
Paul Chantler Photography provides beautiful photographic prints that illustrate some of the finest landscapes around The Blue Mountains, Australia.
A joey ventures out on its own near Alice Springs, Northern Territory. (ABC Open contributor Lydia Phillips)
These dusty sheep near Orroroo, South Australia, don't mind having their photo taken. (ABC Open contributor Chantel McAlister)
That's one big school of fish, near Bondi in Sydney, Australia. (ABC Open contributor Elizabeth Lassithiotakis)
Last light at the Sunset Hill Markets in Scarborough, Western Australia. (ABC Open contributor Vicki White)
Storm clouds and soft light make for an eerie feeling at Uluru in the Northern Territory. (ABC Open contributor Julien Quertainmont)
A freight train travels along the horizon near Karratha, Western Australia. (ABC Open contributor Sutics Great adVANture)
Best known as the home of the Monkey Mia Bottle Nosed Dolphin, their daily ritual of swimming to shore to interact with humans brings visitors to Monkey Mia ...
A native blue banded bee does its thing in the Clarence Valley, New South Wales. (ABC Open contributor Karyn Maxfield)
This is Neville the devil. He is showing his grumpy side south of Hobart, Tasmania. (ABC Open contributor loicleguilly)
A family of anemone fish in the waters of The Great Barrier Reef, Queensland. (ABC Open contributor Matt Testoni)