Attracting birdlife to your garden

Do you enjoy walking through the Gardens and seeing the diverse range of bird life? We have started to compile a list of bird species that have preferred food plants that can be found in the Botanic Gardens. This list will be updated as more information is compiled.

The list provides information on:

  • bird species scientific name
  • bird species common name
  • the part of the plant they feed on (fruit/ seed/ nectar)
  • plant species scientific name
  • plant species common name
  • size of the plant (tree/ shrub/ vine)

This list will be updated as more information is compiled.

Disclaimer: Any advice included herein was created for advisory purposes only. It does not constitute legal opinion. Neither the Mackay Regional Botanic Gardens nor Mackay Regional Council will accept liability for any information, errors, omissions or consequences in any way whatsoever to any person, business or corporation that relies on the information provided, or for the recommendations expressed and conclusions reached. The (information) has been prepared in good faith on the information available at the date of provision.