FOREWORD INTRODUCTION THE VICTORIAN MALLEE Hattah-Kulkyne National Park Murray-Sunset National Park Wyperfeld National Park Goschen Bushland Reserve GREATER WIMMERA Grampians (Gariwerd) National Park Little Desert National Park Natimuk-Douglas Lakes The Ballarat District NORTH CENTRAL VICTORIA Chiltern-Mount Pilot National Park Warby Range State Park Heathcote-Graytown National Park and Rushworth State Forest The Kerang Lakes Barmah State Forest Terrick Terrick National Park Greater Bendigo National Park Kooyoora State Park Mount Buffalo National Park WESTERN VICTORIA Portland and Far West Victoria Ocean Birds and the Port Fairy Pelagic The Hamilton District Great Otway National Park GREATER GEELONG Geelong and Bellarine Peninsula Western Treatment Plant (Werribee) Mud Islands You Yangs Regional Park Brisban
Principal editor Tim Dolby is a committee member and former president of Birds Australia (Vic). He is a regular contributor to ABC radio on issues relating to birds and the organiser of the celebrated birdwatching event, the Twitchathon. Penny Johns is on the committee of Birds Australia (Vic), and is the editor of its quarterly newsletter, the Vic Babbler. She is also a committee member of the Australasian Wader Studies Group. Sally Symonds had a life-long interest in birds and worked tirelessly for the conservation of their habitat. She was a committee member of Birds Australia (Vic) and editor of its quarterly newsletter.