Field Guide to the Birds of Australia


The Field Guide to the Birds of Australia, now in its 9th edition, remains the go-to resource for identifying Australian avifauna. Originally published in 1980 by Graham Pizzey, and featuring stunning illustrations by Frank Knight, this guide has earned its reputation as a comprehensive authority in the field.

In this latest edition, the taxonomy has been updated, and species entries have been reorganized for improved accessibility. The guide now includes eighteen new species and a dedicated section on vagrant species, reflecting the evolving landscape of Australian birdlife. Additionally, readers will find updated information on bird family groups, accompanied by over 750 distribution maps based on recent bird atlas data.

A new Quick Find Index has been included, making this edition even more user-friendly. Whether you're a seasoned expert or a novice enthusiast, this guide is an indispensable companion for anyone interested in the diverse birdlife of Australia.

Format: soft cover, 608 pages

ISBN: 9780732291938

Size: 235 x 160 x 30mm

Weight: 1.2 kg

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