The noisy friarbird (Philemon corniculatus) is a passerine bird of the honeyeater family Meliphagidae native to southern New Guinea and eastern Australia. It is one of several species known as friarbirds whose heads are bare of feathers. It is brown-grey in colour, with a prominent knob on its bare black-skinned head. It feeds on insects and nectar.



Noisy Friarbird
Date Location Count
2020-03-21 12:52McLeod River Crossing (Mulligan Hwy)1
2020-03-13 10:26Mount Molloy
2020-03-15 06:44Porcupine Gorge National Park--Pyramid Camping Area and Gorge Track4
2020-03-24 07:00Mareeba Wetlands Reserve
2020-04-01 15:40Collins Weir, Walsh River4
2020-03-08 08:00East Barron Storage Dam (Cobra Rd, Mareeba)6
2020-03-19 12:15Springvale Road, Wondecla State Forest2
2020-03-08 09:30Emerald Creek Falls2
2020-03-22 11:12Peterson Creek (Yungaburra)5
2020-04-03 08:00Granitevale Rd1
2020-03-19 09:28James Cook University Campus (Townsville)6
2020-03-10 06:20Crediton State Forest--Gravel Dump1
2020-03-10 07:05Midge Point1
2020-03-30 14:05Cape Hillsborough National Park1
2020-03-11 08:37Expedition Pass Reservoir1
2020-03-31 08:40Slade Point Nature Reserve1
2020-04-01 09:17Lyell Forest--Block north of Patons Rd1
2020-04-03 07:58Crosbie Nature Conservation Reserve--Handmer Track1
2020-03-31 07:25Heathcote-Graytown National Park--Mt Ida Track2
2020-03-15 12:40Creek Drive (Heathcote)2
2020-03-27 07:34Heathcote-Graytown National Park--Dargile Picnic and Camping Area 2
2020-03-08 12:15Gobarup Nature Conservation Reserve5
2020-03-31 07:00Ruff Property, Nagambie (restricted access)3
2020-03-07 08:48Birremathool, Bailieston (restricted access)1
2020-04-03 08:50Gemmill Swamp Nature Conservation Reserve1
2020-03-15 08:40Tocumwal1
2020-03-07 13:00Dandenong Ranges National Park--Olinda Forest1
2020-03-06 12:16Jaycee Island1
2020-03-09 09:05Winton Wetlands--Boat Ramp Woodland2
2020-03-28 10:49Warby-Ovens National Park--Killawarra Forest12
2020-03-12 16:24Winton Wetlands--Duck Pond1
2020-03-14 18:20Warby-Ovens National Park--Southern Warby Range1
2020-03-16 17:24Warby-Ovens National Park--Nason Springs1
2020-03-08 07:33Glenrowan Tourist Park
2020-03-31 07:30Hamilton Park1
2020-03-27 16:44Hamilton Park Trail, Glenrowan4
2020-03-31 08:31Corowa Common
2020-03-08 11:30Lake Moodemere15
2020-03-12 19:15Ovens River Walk (Wangaratta)1
2020-04-03 16:50Rifle Butts Road3
2020-03-10 12:50Chiltern-Mt Pilot National Park--Honeyeater Picnic Ground2
2020-04-01 16:40Kinka Wetlands, Kinka Beach1
2020-03-06 11:16Osbornes Flat, Yackandandah3
2020-03-31 09:00Mahon Lane (restricted access)1
2020-03-11 10:48Mystic Flight Park6
2020-03-19 07:00Cherry Walk
2020-03-18 10:43Merriwindi State Conservation Area--Trapyard Dam1
2020-03-18 11:45Cumbil State Forest--The Aloes1
2020-03-10 07:45Pilliga State Conservation Area4
2020-03-07 06:30Falls Creek Alpine Resort3
2020-03-29 08:55Tondoon Botanic Gardens, Gladstone2
2020-03-21 10:28Pilliga Pottery2
2020-03-17 08:15Moree Common1
2020-03-19 10:24Neilson Park & Upstream unnamed area Coonabarabran1
2020-03-19 07:45Mt. Ulamambri Private Property (restricted access)1
2020-03-18 14:21Tumut Wetlands1
2020-03-21 14:34Henry Angel Trackhead, Tumbarumba1
2020-03-13 10:01Borenore Karst Conservation Reserve4
2020-03-22 06:00Bobbiwaa State Conservation Area2
2020-03-12 16:55Seventeen Seventy1
2020-03-23 06:30Lake Broadwater Conservation Park1
2020-03-07 14:40Lowe Wines4
2020-03-29 07:35Wondul Range National Park4
2020-03-23 17:15Gwyder River, Bingara1
2020-03-29 06:00Mundoonen Nature Reserve
2020-03-18 18:59Pikes Travelling Stock Reserve2
2020-03-30 09:53Stony Creek Nature Reserve4
2020-04-02 17:25Uriarra East Reserve1
2020-03-12 09:40Cotter Dam1
2020-03-10 07:42West Belconnen Pond1
2020-03-19 07:42Bibaringa (restricted access)1
2020-03-20 08:38Nanima Travelling Stock Reserve6
2020-03-18 08:30Bluetts Block (Uriarra)1
2020-03-27 08:09Narrabundah Hill Nature Reserve1
2020-03-29 10:15Molonglo River--woodland track1
2020-03-18 08:00Lake Ginninderra1
2020-03-11 15:01Yarralumla--west1
2020-03-21 10:41Mosquito Creek Rd1
2020-03-12 05:54Cordalba State Forest6
2020-03-18 09:20Mulligans Flat NR--Canberra Centenary Trail6
2020-04-01 09:00Mulligans Flat Nature Reserve2
2020-03-26 08:45Nelanglo TSR (Gundaroo)1
2020-03-11 11:23Goorooyarroo Nature Reserve--Horse Park Drive1
2020-03-22 08:15Goorooyarroo Nature Reserve3
2020-03-08 08:20Gigerline Nature Reserve--Tharwa Sandwash3
2020-03-30 17:08Mount Majura Nature Reserve--Mackenzie Street gate1
2020-03-24 14:30Tuggeranong Hill2
2020-03-17 18:43Hawkesworth Place park1
2020-03-05 11:05Jerrabomberra Wetlands NR--Biyalagee Boardwalk1
2020-03-06 07:35Jerrabomberra Wetlands Nature Reserve4
2020-03-22 09:02Mt Ainslie Nature Reserve--Campbell Park1
2020-03-08 07:17Capertee National Park--Capertee Cottage4
2020-03-07 07:13Tin Hut Dam (Googong)3
2020-03-21 09:11Mac Brook crossing (Cement Mills)4
2020-03-30 16:41Kinbombi Falls, Goomeri4
2020-03-21 11:00Capertee Valley2
2020-03-22Capertee Valley--Birdwatching Site #21
2020-03-29 08:30Durikai State Forest Waterhole2
2020-03-22Capertee Valley--Birdwatching Site #3 Coco Creek4
2020-03-21 13:57Durikai State Forest--Dam1
2020-03-14 08:32Barayamal National Park--Lake Inverell Reserve6
2020-04-03 11:38Durikai State Forest at -28.23021, 151.643494
2020-03-31 10:00Capertee Valley--Birdwatching Site #61
2020-03-22Capertee Valley--Crown Station Rd4
2020-03-07 08:15Glen Davis Road2
2020-03-12 09:29Warrabah National Park
2020-03-19 09:45Lake Wallace3
2020-03-28 07:56Glen Alice5
2020-03-23 08:00Capertee Valley--'Binalong' (restricted access)1
2020-03-21 07:47Durikai State Forest11
2020-03-29 14:34Highfields Falls2
2020-03-07 07:00Glen Davis1
2020-03-29 10:30Danthonia (Restricted access)2
2020-03-13 17:35'Blue Gully', Moonbi Ranges (private property)2
2020-03-15 07:19Table Top Bushland Reserve1
2020-03-09 08:05Six Foot Track, Megalong3
2020-03-23 07:53Limbri Camp Ground1
2020-03-07 09:53Esk State Forest3
2020-03-28 08:57Pecheys Lagoon, Lower Tenthill1
2020-03-13 07:23Pir'ri Reserve (Booral)2
2020-03-07 09:20Redbank Creek (Adare)1
2020-03-19 07:00Conondale National Park--Charlie Moreland Park3
2020-03-23Wooldridge Reserve
2020-03-15 05:30Booloumba Creek Reserve4
2020-03-08 09:00Cullendore High Country Bush Campsite2
2020-03-23 15:00K'gari (Fraser Island)--McKenzies Jetty Walk1
2020-03-05 14:00K'gari (Fraser Island)--Sandy Cape2
2020-03-23 06:30Douglas Farm Rd, Kurrajong Hills1
2020-04-04 08:00Rosenthal Lane, Sun Valley2
2020-03-17 09:16Yellomundee Regional Park30
2020-03-19 09:35Blue Mountains National Park--Glenbrook Gorge Walk2
2020-03-19 07:59Blue Mountains National Park--Portal Waterhole21
2020-03-21 07:04Inskip Point1
2020-03-20 07:11Kempwood Cottage (restricted access)1
2020-03-24 06:00Main Range National Park--Spicers Gap2
2020-03-29 06:45Wianamatta Nature Reserve3
2020-03-23 16:51Great Sandy National Park--Cooloola Way Thomas & Thomas site2
2020-03-23 15:53Great Sandy National Park--Pump Station4
2020-03-14 10:10Smiths Lane, Freemans Reach10
2020-03-26 05:28Great Sandy National Park5
2020-03-07 08:45Bushells Lagoon1
2020-03-22 09:03Westbrook Road, Bickley Vale1
2020-03-14 08:57Argyle Reach Road1
2020-03-19 10:13Nepean Dam Road, Bargo (restricted access)2
2020-04-01 06:12Hillview Ct Reserve, Dayboro1
2020-03-18 16:35St James Anglican Cemetery, Pitt Town2
2020-04-04 06:58Pine Mountain Bush Reserve1
2020-03-27 05:39South end of Rainbow Beach (Double Island Point)1
2020-04-02 05:58Juffs Creek Crossing, near Dayboro3
2020-03-17 10:04Scheyville National Park--Longneck Lagoon2
2020-04-02 05:10Kobble Creek--private Property, near Dayboro (restricted access)1
2020-03-28 15:50The Dip, Armstrong Creek Rd2
2020-03-29 07:15Old Creamtruck Rd, Dayboro2
2020-03-27 10:00Scheyville National Park4
2020-03-30 05:51Shelley Road Park4
2020-03-26 07:21Lake Manchester4
2020-03-21 11:26Wilton Recreation ground2
2020-04-04 06:43Dayboro--Strong Rd10
2020-04-02 06:00Noosa River mouth1
2020-03-24 10:15Noosa North Shore3
2020-04-03 06:55Francis Rd at -26.60616, 153.01294 (restricted access)1
2020-03-08 06:31Kholo Botanic Gardens1
2020-03-28 07:25Kholo Rd at Lake Manchester Rd, Kholo2
2020-03-23 15:36Noosa Spit Recreation Reserve3
2020-03-31 07:39Cattai National Park--Mitchell Park2
2020-03-21 14:09Parklakes Wetlands (Bli Bli)1
2020-03-07 10:15Mount Annan Botanic Gardens1
2020-04-03 06:40Wetlands (Quanda Rd, Coolum Beach)1
2020-04-01 06:26D'Aguilar National Park--Thylogale Track1
2020-03-11 11:15Lisa Road, Wilton2
2020-03-23 06:37Ewen Maddock Dam--Kowald Road3
2020-03-26 06:16Lake Samsonvale--Postmans Track1
2020-03-13 16:12Lake Samsonvale--Golds Scrub Lane (some areas restricted access)2
2020-03-26 08:48Noosa National Park--Woodland Drive1
2020-04-03 06:36Cumberland Rd, Wights Mountain (restricted access)1
2020-04-01 09:00Shoplands Road, Annangrove1
2020-03-10 09:50Edmondson Regional Park, Denham Court16
2020-03-20 11:00Centenary Lakes, Caboolture2
2020-03-22 07:26Cordeaux Dam2
2020-03-22 16:45Scattergood Reserve2
2020-03-26 08:05Samford Eco Corridor3
2020-03-28 08:25Barnes Hill Lookout (Mount Crosby)1
2020-03-08 12:55Bens Walk (Nowra)1
2020-03-20 15:00Georges River Bushland Reserve, Kentlyn2
2020-03-07 08:25Maroochy River Mouth north side1
2020-03-15 07:30Norfolk Lake, Narangba Valley2
2020-03-27 09:20Myrtle Creek, south of Derby St10
2020-03-07 06:17Mount Flinders Road4
2020-03-19 05:49Moggill Regional Park--Mill Rd5
2020-03-13 07:35Bong Bong Pass Trail, Huntley1
2020-03-27 09:26Gold Creek Reservoir1
2020-04-03 05:35Anstead SES Depot (Hawkesbury Rd)1
2020-04-04 06:39Anstead Bushland Reserve1
2020-03-20 06:50D'Aguilar National Park--Centre Rd2
2020-03-31 05:35Nature Refuge Hawkesbury Road14
2020-04-02 06:04Bellbird Grove Entrance at AS1 Break Gate1
2020-03-19 06:13Holmans Break2
2020-03-29 13:45Georges River Nature Reserve--Keith Longhurst Reserve6
2020-04-02 06:59Brisbane Forest Park--Bellbird Grove1
2020-03-21 15:30Pullenvale Forest Park2
2020-04-03 06:37Kumbartcho Sanctuary2
2020-03-21 16:29D'Aguilar National Park--Araucaria Circuit (Enoggera Reservoir)1
2020-03-07 14:49Barren Grounds Nature Reserve1
2020-03-28 15:55Bunya Crossing Reserve2
2020-03-19 06:07D'Aguilar National Park--Link Track4
2020-03-27 07:06Link Track at east end of Enoggera Reservoir4
2020-04-03 08:00Bunyaville Forest Reserve--GT Track2
2020-03-29 08:08Mt Coot-tha Forest--Curlew Circuit10
2020-03-29 07:15Mt Coot-tha Reserve--Gap Creek Reserve4
2020-03-07 09:30Croajingolong National Park--Dowell Creek2
2020-03-14 10:55Priors Pocket (Moggill)1
2020-03-27 08:09Bunyaville Conservation Park--Dam Rd16
2020-03-21 07:00Voyager Point Bushland Reserve2
2020-03-10 16:48Farmborough Heights 25263
2020-03-26 17:20Albany Creek and Reserve, Bridgeman Downs2
2020-04-04 06:53Opossum Creek Parklands5
2020-03-31 16:34Mt Coot-tha Reserve--JC Slaughter Falls2
2020-03-15 07:16Jamberoo4
2020-03-22 10:45Berowra Valley National Park--Crosslands Reserve1
2020-04-02 05:52Cabbage Tree Creek (Aspley)1
2020-03-10 12:43Lucas Heights2
2020-03-24 15:30Myola Boat Ramp1
2020-03-29 06:00Banks Street Reserve1
2020-03-21 09:25Fitzgibbon Bushland2
2020-03-09 08:20Undullah Rd - small lagoon (restricted access)1
2020-03-15 06:50Bribie Island National Park--Whitepatch1
2020-03-28 07:15The Ridge Sports Complex4
2020-03-24 08:00Wollongong Botanic Garden1
2020-03-11 17:45Huskisson1
2020-03-27 07:40Spring Mt Reserve2
2020-03-07 07:10Tully Rd, New Beith, Logan2
2020-03-31 06:07Oxley Creek Common5
2020-03-07 08:42Kakadu Beach (Bribie Island)1
2020-03-13 13:40Dunmore Swamp, Dunmore1
2020-03-13 11:50Boomerang Lagoon, Kooralbyn3
2020-03-08 16:50Darri Track, Cowan Creek, St Ives Chase1
2020-03-20Blackbutt Creek Reserve, Gordon1
2020-03-19 08:50Greenwood Lakes, Forestdale3
2020-03-30 07:45Sergeant Dan Stiller Memorial Reserve2
2020-03-13 11:00Bald Hill1
2020-04-01 16:53Moorhen Flats2
2020-04-01 16:09Norman Creek (between Old Cleveland Rd and Deshon St)1
2020-04-02 17:09Toohey Mountain1
2020-03-13 06:45Watagans National Park
2020-03-18 09:00Ku-ring-gai Wildflower Garden4
2020-03-26 16:30Sewage works Bribie Island2
2020-03-27 07:00Bribie Island, Red Beach2
2020-03-21 06:30Seven Hills Bushland Reserve3
2020-03-12 05:54Metroplex Avenue Park1
2020-04-03 06:50Whites Hill Reserve1
2020-03-11 13:29Metroplex Wetlands1
2020-03-25 07:20Cannon Hill Bushland Reserve1
2020-03-07 08:00Whatmore St Park (Carina Heights)
2020-04-03 15:50Minnippi Parklands2
2020-03-19 11:16Karawatha Forest2
2020-03-30 16:20Tones Road Park (Mansfield)4
2020-03-21 07:00Newbury Place Park (Carindale)2
2020-03-29 15:20Sandy Camp Road Wetlands1
2020-03-07 17:00Berrinba Wetlands1
2020-03-21Royal National Park--Bonnie Vale Campground1
2020-03-28 06:00Old Brush Gallery, Brunkerville1
2020-03-12 13:42Kerry Rd at -28.02410, 153.025131
2020-03-29 11:39Central Coast Wetlands - Pioneer Dairy1
2020-03-31 16:42Tingalpa Creek Reserve including JC Trotter Memorial Park2
2020-03-05 09:01Ford Rd Conservation Area, Priestdale4
2020-03-05 08:12Wren Place, Capalaba (restricted access)1
2020-03-07 09:15Venman Bushland National Park11
2020-03-11 17:30Hilliards Creek Reserve (Redlands Track Park)1
2020-03-29 10:27Sandy Creek Conservation Area1
2020-03-25 07:00Colongra Wetlands20
2020-03-11 06:45Wyrrabalong National Park4
2020-03-22 07:55Eagleby Wetlands4
2020-03-15 07:30Goleby Esplanade2
2020-03-15 07:00Cedar Creek Rd at -27.84881, 153.19746 (restricted access)2
2020-03-21 06:15Eprapah Creek via Sewage Treatment Plant4
2020-03-21 07:20Munmorah State Conservation Area2
2020-03-20 17:00Munmorah State Conservation Area--Wybung Head1
2020-03-14 09:00Jabiru Wetland, Casino1
2020-03-30 09:19Nerang State Forest1
2020-03-30 16:17Tea Trees Wetland (Arundel)1
2020-03-22 06:38Coombabah Wetland1
2020-03-08 08:00Point Lookout (North Stradbroke Island)25
2020-03-17 13:47Burleigh Heads National Park
2020-03-07 14:47Aqua Promenade, Currumbin Valley1
2020-03-08 14:28Currumbin--Rocks & creek mouth1
2020-03-25 17:05Rocky Creek Dam2
2020-03-26 06:15Whian Whian SCA--Rummery Park Campground1
2020-03-12 07:30Banora Point Sewage Treatment Plant1
2020-03-06 14:57Letitia Road, Fingal Head1
2020-03-07 14:35Fingal Rd Park2
2020-03-15 08:04Huntingdon4
2020-03-06 11:00Wooli6
2020-03-22 12:58Sandon Estuary1
2020-03-13 09:22Queens Lake Sailing Club5
2020-03-10 08:50Port Macquarie Wastewater Treatment Plant Settling Ponds2