Brolga

Brolga family
meet in a field of long grass,
swaying in the wind

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Note: The Brolga is also known as the Australian Crane and is a wetland bird species of Australia and New Guinea. This Brolga family was in the paddock next door to us – first time I had seen them in the wild.

7 thoughts on “Brolga (haiku)

    1. I didn’t know much about them until Tessa and I went to the Brolga theatre in Maryborough for the ballet and they have statues our the front of some Brolgas (didn’t know they were so big either).

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