Usually sedentary around freshwater but dispersivewhen conditions deteriorate. Quiet and inconspicuous hiding in dnse foliage or far from shore. Feeds mostly in shallow water, around large open lakes by dabbling and filtering, wile swimming or walking, mostly at night.
|Classifications:||Bird, water and shoreline|
|Family:||Anatidae (Ducks, Geese & Swans)|
|Information sources:||The Australian Bird Guide, Peter Menkhorst et al.|