A forest and forest edge dweller. Uncommon in this region
where it is at its northern most limit of distribution. Walks purposefully with
quick strides, head rocking back and forth, searching for fallen seeds and
fruit and litter invertebrates.
The Australian Bird Guide, Peter Menkhorst et a
|Bird, forest and grassland
|Columbiformes (Pigeons & Doves)
|Photo taken locally by Bill McLean