Yesterday I stood on the edge of the Murrumbidgee River. I watched it fat and brown and moving fast. Around me the air was thick with birds, among them a mob of beautiful firetail finches, (sometimes known as Tasmanian Finch) thrummed from grassy bank to tree. Flash of red beak, black mask, twerk of brilliant tail. Here we are I …
Keep reading with a 7-day free trial
Subscribe to The Sit Spot to keep reading this post and get 7 days of free access to the full post archives.