Birds of Australia
Common Name: Eastern Rosella
Scientific Name: Platycercus eximius
A juvenile Eastern Rosella, the head colouring is more brilliant on the adults.
The Eastern Rosella is the most common Rosella on the Central Coast.
Its cousin the Crimson Rosella is found in the high country around Hawkesbury sandstone.
The Entrance, Jan 2013
Adult Eastern Rosella. Chittaway Point, Feb 2013
Eastern Rosella at Woy Woy Aug 2013
Eastern Rosella having a drink from Nhill Lake Vic Oct 2014
A wet Eastern Rosella after a morning bath at Lake Lascelles, Hopetoun Vic Oct 2014