Feathered Family

A few months back we reported that some Australasian Grebes had built their nest beneath the fountain in the ornamental lake at Subiaco Common in Perth, surrounded by suburbia. Recently we noticed that the eggs have hatched and the proud parents have a flock of young chicks 

Keeping them all fed looks like a tedious job (below). The other parent was ensuring that other birds kept away from the growing family.

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