Birds

Grey-headed Albatross on its nest overlooking the shore
Grey-headed Albatross (Thalassarche chysostoma) on Macquarie Island
Photo: Christo Baars
Two Macquarie Shag birds
Macquarie Shag (Phalacrocorax atriceps purpurascens) at Saddle Point, Macquarie Island
Photo: Gavin Johnstone
Wandering Albatross

Wandering Albatross (Diomedea exulans) at Handspike Point, Macquarie Island
Photo: Gavin Johnstone

Snow Petrel

Snow Petrel (Pagodroma nivea) at Ardery Island
Photo: Rowan Butler

Wilson's Storm Petrel

Wilson's Storm Petrel (Oceanites oceanicus) at Wilkes
Photo: Robert Dingle

Northern Giant Petrel at the waters edge
Northern Giant Petrel (Macronectes halli) at Macquarie Island
Photo: Warwick Barnes
Antarctic Tern in flight
Antarctic Tern (Sterna vittata) at Macquarie Island
Photo: Evan Jones
Cape Pigeon

Cape Pigeon (Daption capense) in Southern Ocean
Photo: Robert Reeves

Two Subantarctic Skuas
Subantarctic Skua (Catharacta lonnbergi) at Mawson Point, Macquarie Island
Photo: Gavin Johnstone

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This page was last modified on 17 November 2004.