The birdlife along the Rainbow Coast is as diverse as the countryside. There are several species of birds which can be found no where else on earth.
The black swan of western australia makes it's home along the waterways surrounding the Wilson Inlet along with the WA pelican and many other waterfowl.
The blue wren is the symbol of Denmark Shire and their bright blue feathers can be seen from most windows in the region.
Living close to the waterways of the coast, most residents note the daily and yearly patterns of the migrating birds as they come and go with the seasons.
The Wilson Inlet is a haven for many species of waterbirds which migrate from as far as New Zealand to shelter in the waters surrounding Denmark, WA
Waterfowl, Wilson Inlet, Denmark WA
Seabirds at Shelley Beach, Albany
Western Australian Pelican in the Wilson Inlet, Denmark
Black Swan in the Walpole Inlet, Western Australia
Bronzewing, Denmark near the Wilson Inlet
Western Australian Pelican - South Coast Birds
More information on the south-west coast in our other Western Australian travellers guides:
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