Habitat – open forests, woodlands, scrublands and margins; farmlands, golf courses, sewrage farms, parks & gardens Australia wide. Slips through trees and along hedges to surprise prey and ambushes prey from cover.
Similar species – Collard Sparrowhawk.
Field Guide to the Birds of Australia, Pizzey & Knight
|Classifications:||Bird, forest and grassland|
|Information sources:||Photo by Dale Mengel|