The night parrot still exists in western Queensland, says Isa birder

Derek Barry
By Derek Barry
Updated April 28 2021 - 9:57pm, first published April 29 2019 - 11:45pm
This is the photo of the night parrot John Young took in 2013.

Mount Isa birder Rex Whitehead says the elusive night parrot definitely exists in North West Queensland and he has been lucky enough to see one once.

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Derek Barry

Derek Barry

Editor, the North West Star

Editor of the North West Star Mount Isa since January 2016. Prior to that, an editor at several regional southern Queensland newspapers. Passionate about telling local stories. Comes with a strange accent to due an Irish accident of birth.