Volume 34, Part 1, August 2002 Bird report 2000 C. Rogers. pp. 1-14. Notes on the ecology of the Slender-Billed Thornbill Acanthiza iredalei rosinae J.S. Mathews. pp. 15-22. Bird notes Painted Honeyeaters over-wintering at Gluepot Reserve, South Australia C. Rogers and R. Clarke. pp. 23-24. Notes on the Australian Pratincole J. Eckert. pp. 25-26. Spinifexbird at Claude Hills: a second sighting for South Australia M. Gole. pp. 26- 27. Range extension of the Slaty-backed Thornbill G.A. Carpenter and J.S. Matthew. pp. 28 -29. Obituary: John Maxwell Truran 1940-2001 P. Horton. pp….

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Volume 33, Parts 1 & 2. September 1998 Further notes on the birds of the Gawler Ranges  Chris Baxter and Penny A. Paton. pp. 1-15.   Bird notes Distribution of the Blue-breasted Fairy-wren near the South Australian-Western Australian border  Ian Rowley and Eleanor Russell. p. 16. Observation of a male Painted Honeyeater on the Fleurieu Peninsula  Deb Hopton. pp. 17-18.   Satin Flycatchers in the Mount Lofty Ranges  Colin Rich. pp. 18-20.   A second Satin Flycatcher record on Kangaroo Island  Chris Baxter. pp. 20-21.   A female Rose Robin…

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Volume 32, Part 1. October 1994 The status, distribution and habitat of the Slender-billed Thornbill Acanthiza iredalei in South Australia  Jamie Matthew. pp. 1-19.   Bird notes First record of a Brush Cuckoo in South Australia  K. Figwer and R.E. Britten-Jones. p. 20.   A second record of the Brush Cuckoo in South Australia  J.B. Paton, R.E. Britten-Jones, K. Figwer and A. Holder. p. 21.   New Holland Honeyeaters attempting to feed and brood nestling Willie Wagtails  J.B. Paton and B.C. Paton. pp. 21-22.   Orange-bellied Parrot Neophema chrysogaster at…

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Volume 31, Part 1. May 1990 Birds recorded at Lake Torrens during its 1989 flooding  K. Bellchambers and G. Carpenter pp. 1-7.   Breeding records of Malleefowl (Leipoa ocellata) and Scarlet-chested Parrots (Neophema elegans) within the Yellabinna Wilderness Area  K. Bellchambers and G. Carpenter pp. 8-12.   Bird note Birds feeding on Thread Iris bulbs  E.F. Boehm p. 12.   Observations of Flock Pigeons in South Australia  T.S. Fraser pp. 13-15.   Orange-bellied Parrots feeding on a cultivated crop  John Eckert pp. 16-17.   Bird note Wedge-tailed Eagle catching a…

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Volume 30, Part 1. March 1986 The Funereal Cockatoo on Eyre Peninsula H.P. Possingham pp. 1-4. The decline and present status of the Black-eared Miner in South Australia Leo Joseph pp. 5-13. First breeding record of the Fleshy-footed Shearwater in South Australia A.C. Robinson, A. Spiers and S.A. Parker pp. 13-14. Oceanic sightings of the Black-bellied Storm-Petrel and other seabirds off South Australia Neil Cheshire pp. 15-18. A breeding colony of Little Egrets near Torrens Island David J. Vincent and Penny Paton p. 19. Colonial breeding of the Little Egret Ardea…

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Volume 29, Part 1. September 1982 Northern records of the Painted Button-Quail in South Australia Lynn Pedler pp. 1-4. Remarks on the status of the Painted, Little and Red-chested Button-Quail in the south-east of South Australia J.M. Bourne pp. 5-6. Birds sheltering in the burrows of mammals during a heat wave R. Attwood pp. 7-9. Female Leaden Flycatcher in the Aldinga Scrub C.B. Ashton & E.M. Ashton p. 10. Further breeding of the White-throated Gerygone in the Aldinga Scrub C.B. Ashton & E.M. Ashton pp. 11-12. Bird note Striated Thornbills…

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Volume 28, Part 1. November 1978 Birds of the River Torrens, Adelaide  R.J. Whatmough pp. 1-15. Short-tailed Shearwater colonies of the south-east  J.B. Cox pp. 16-17. The distribution and seasonal occurrence of gannets off the South Australian coast  J.B. Cox pp. 18-20 The Pink Robin in South Australia  D. Rowley and J.B. Paton pp. 21-22. The Gould’s Petrel and Grey Petrel in South Australia  Ross D. Robinson p. 23. Sighting of a Rose Robin near Adelaide  Pat Bowie pp. 23-24. Yellow-plumed and Tawny-crowned Honeyeaters in River Red Gums Nicholas Reid…

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Volume 27, Part 1. September 1975 Contents  p. 2. Quails in mid-northern South Australia  L.P. Pedler pp. 3-5. Southern record of Painted Finch  Leo Joseph p. 5. The Western Warbler on Eyre Peninsula  Nicholas Reid pp. 6-8. Eyre Highway magpies  A.B. Black pp. 8-10. First record of Grey Petrel for South Australia  A.F. Lees p. 10. The Western Warbler sighted in the Mt. Lofty Ranges  E. and M.S. McNamara p. 11. Fuscous Honeyeater near Laura  M.T. Templeton pp. 11-12. Birds seen in forest reserves in South Australia  B.C. Gepp and…

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Volume 26, Part 1. September 1971 Contents Professor J.B. Cleland D.N. Kraehenbuehl pp. 2-4. Beautiful Firetails on Kangaroo Island David J. Vincent p. 4. Book reviews A field guide to Australian birds non-passerines by Peter Slater reviewed by Brian Glover p. 5. Australian parrots in colour by Len Robinson reviewed by Colin Lendon p. 5. Voices of the Australian bush by Harold J. Pollock reviewed by H. Crouch p. 5. Extension of Red-breasted Babbler’s range not confirmed R.F. Brown / John Eckert p. 6. Aggression by White-plumed Honeyeaters J. and…

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