Animals & Wildlife

Kookaburras | Mosman

The kookaburra belongs to the same family as the little blue kingfisher which frequents the creeks and rivers of northern and eastern Australia, but it is considerably larger. Its diet consists chiefly of lizards, mice, and even young birds and on occasions it has been known to kill and eat small snakes. The kookaburra makes no attempt to build a nest, appropriating a hollow limb, a tree-stump, a...