A gorgeous Aussie!
What a beaut Aussie bee! Snapped in flight in a Brisbane garden by Saffer-Kiwi-Aussie ace photographer Steve Reed.
Solitary bees, they don’t hang around in groups. They nest in tunnels in clay or sandstone – but don’t trust me, do some research.
Which reminds me of one of Aitch – Trish – don’t say Patricia! – ‘s favourite songs:
Home Creatures –
He was dead:
He was found in Jessie’s room:
On the deck; On the scullery sink:
On the patio. Jess said “Dad what’s that?” as we got home late one night (brown water snake):
Away creatures – All at Nambiti game reserve near Ladysmith: