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BIRDS - STORKS AND CRANES

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ANIMAL FACTS - Storks and Cranes

The Black-necked Stork is the only representative of the stork family found in Australia and often referred to as a Jabiru.

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Storks and cranes are long-legged, wading birds, typically found in marsh areas. Storks and cranes feed on fish, reptiles, amphibians, and insects that they catch using their long heavy bills. Storks are unable to make noises like other birds such as parrots, however cranes make a loud trumpeting call and the male and female birds perform dances during mating season.

Our Sub-Species

Brolga

Brett with Marilyn the Brogla
Our Amazing Brolga(s) are currently on display

Threat Level

Least Concern

Least Concern

Brolga(s) Profiles

Marilyn Bruce Elvis

Black-necked Stork

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Our Amazing Black-necked Stork(s) are currently on displayCrocoseum

Threat Level

Least Concern

Least Concern

Black-necked Stork(s) Profiles

Juliette J.J. Jack