is a small (200mm) endangered (less than 20) bird. They are shy birds which only nest in sand depressions on the beach above high tide, who are highly susceptible to disturbance from foxes, dogs, cats and beach recreational activities. Only found on sandy ocean beaches along the island’s south & west coasts. KEEP YOUR DOGS…

Cape Barron Geese are very common in Phillip Island, they are very large pale grey goose, with a relatively small head. It is found around the island in areas of pasture, tussock grass. This bird monogamous and pair-bonds are life long. The female incubates the eggs and the young are brooded by both parents equally.…