There are lots of birds in Australia. The largest is the Emu. There are lots of cockatoos and parakeets.

Nature pictures of Australia and other bird pages are linked:

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Birds in Australia

Emu (Dromaius novaehollandiae)
An Emu (Dromaius novaehollandiae, german: Großer Emu, french: Émeu d'Australie) in the Sydney Zoo. It is endemic to Australia. (1082k)
Emu (Dromaius novaehollandiae)
An Emu (Dromaius novaehollandiae, german: Großer Emu, french: Émeu d'Australie) in the wild. (895k)
Sulphur-crested Cockatoo (Cacatua galerita)
A flock of Sulphur-crested Cockatoos (Cacatua galerita, german: Gelbhaubenkakadu, french: Cacatoès à huppe jaune). They are very common birds. I saw large flocks of hundreds of birds when I was flying over the outback. (714k)
Sulphur-crested Cockatoo (Cacatua galerita)
Sulphur-crested Cockatoo (Cacatua galerita, german: Gelbhaubenkakadu, french: Cacatoès à huppe jaune). (878k)
Crested Pigeon (Ocyphaps lophotes)
Crested Pigeon (Ocyphaps lophotes, german: Spitzschopftaube, french: Colombine longup). Notice the tuft of feathers on its head. It is endemic to Australia. (526k)
Australian Pelican (Pelecanus conspicillatus)
Australian Pelican (Pelecanus conspicillatus, german: Brillenpelikan, french: Pélican à lunettes). (847k)
Laughing Kookaburra (Dacelo novaeguineae)
Laughing Kookaburra (Dacelo novaeguineae, german: Jägerliest, french: Martin-chasseur géant). I tried to get close for about 15 min, but he didn't want to let me get too close. It is endemic to Australia. (1412k)
Galah (Eolophus roseicapilla)
Galah (Rose-breasted Cockatoo) (Eolophus roseicapilla, german: Rosakakadu, french: Cacatoès rosalbin). It is endemic to Australia. (1025k)
Eastern Rosella (Platycercus eximius)
Eastern Rosella (Platycercus eximius, german: Rosellasittich, french: Perruche omnicolore). It is endemic to Australia. (681k)
Closeup Scan Previous Picture
Closeup scan of the previous picture of an Eastern Rosella. (383k)
Crimson Rosella (Platycercus elegans)
Crimson Rosella (Platycercus elegans, german: Pennantsittich, french: Perruche de Pennant). It is endemic to Australia. (1006k)
Closeup Scan Previous Picture
Closeup scan of the previous picture of a Crimson Rosella. (962k)

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