Bush Stone-curlew

Bush Stone-curlew can be found in our Inland Australia and Temperate Australia walk-in aviaries.

This species can be quite interactive with visitors, particularly if you have purchased bird food at the entry counter.

Bush Stone-curlew form part of the On the Perch Breeding Program.


Burhinus grallarius


Open forest, woodland, arid shrublands, along inland watercourses. Also around parks and gardens in QLD


Across Australia except the West Australian coast and Tasmania. Locally extinct in many areas of southern Australia

Conservation Status

Endangered, NSW, ACT, Vic, WA, SA