Laughing Kookaburra (Dacelo novaeguineae) - terrestrial tree kingfishers native to Australia and New Guinea, The kookaburra's loud call sounds like echoing human laughter. carnivorous. Kookaburras are known to eat the young of other birds, mice, snakes, insects and small reptiles. They have also been known to take goldfish from garden ponds. In zoos they are usually fed food for birds of prey. HALCYONIDAE.

emuwren: The Laughing Kookaburra - Dacelo novaeguineae, is a carnivorous bird in the kingfisher family Halcyonidae, Native to eastern Australia, it has also been introduced into parts of New Zealand, Tasmania and Western Australia. Photo by Dean Lewis.

Chernee Sutton

Chernee Sutton - Kookaburra sits in the old gum tree, eatin' all the gumdrops he can see - laugh Kookaburra laugh Kookaburra, save some drops for me.

Blue winged Kukaburra

Blue-winged Kookaburra (Dacelo leachii) is slightly smaller than the more familiar Laughing Kookaburra and are native to northern Australia and southern New Guinea.

Buff-breasted Paradise Kingfisher, Australia This bird nests only in termite mounds.

Sterownik rudobrzuchy The Buff-breasted Paradise Kingfisher (Tanysiptera sylvia) is a tree kingfisher. This type of kingfisher has a white tail and nests only in termite mounds. Australia & New Guinea.

Laughing Kookaburra - Dacelo novaeguineae; is a...

Laughing Kookaburra can be seen and heard all over the Blue Mountains.

(via ♥ Excellent Photography ♥ / Kingfisher dive) Diving Kingfisher

How stunning is our Picture Of The Week? An underwater photographer caught this amazing shot of a kingfisher diving into water to snap up a .

Kookaburras are native to Australia and New Guinea. The kookaburra's loud call sounds like echoing human laughter. Check the video to hear the sound.

Laughing Kookaburra (Dacelo novaeguineae) Kookaburras are native to Australia and New Guinea. The kookaburra's loud call sounds like echoing human laughter. Check the video to hear the sound.

Leslie van der Sluys - kookaburra and warratah

Prints & Graphics - Leslie V.

MARGARET PRESTON - Kookaburras

Margaret Rose (MacPherson) Preston Kookaburras, woodblock x 13 cm

Kookaburras, hand coloured wood cut by Margaret Preston.

Kookaburras, hand coloured wood cut by Margaret Preston.

laughing kookaburra (photo by laur jeanne) (sings) Kookaburra sits in the old gum tree / Merry, merry, merry little bird is he / Sing, Kookaburra! Sing, Kookabura! / Sing your song for me.

''Kookaburra's have a loud laugh which would probably scare off predators and there is a famous Australian song called "Kookaburra sits in the old gum tree" about the birds laugh.

Young Kingfishers

Young Kingfishers Oil on Canvas 12 x SOLD Contact Alison about this painting Back to Gallery

'Australian Kookaburra' - Watercolour mixed media on paper, By Joseph Witchall, 2013.

'Australian Kookaburra' - Watercolour & mixed media on paper, By Joseph Witchall,

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Guardian of the Post

rustic & rural ~ in the land 'down under' ~ "the kookaburras sit in the old gum tree" - can't help laughing at/with them, especially when several are "laughing" together!

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