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Button-quails, Plains-wanderer, Turnstone, Snipes,
Dowitchers, Godwits, Curlews, Shanks, Yellowlegs,
Sandpipers, Ruff, Knots, Tattlers, Sanderling, Stints, Dunlin


Aboriginal name(s): "thanpathanpa" = snipe

Little Button-quail
Red-chested Button-quail
Painted Button-quail
Black-breasted Button-quail
Ruddy Turnstone
Latham's Snipe
Swinhoe's Snipe
Australian Painted Snipe
Bar-tailed Godwit
Black-tailed Godwit
Little Curlew
Eastern Curlew
Eurasian Curlew
Pectoral Sandpiper
Sharp-tailed Sandpiper
Curlew Sandpiper
Red Knot
Great Knot
Wandering Tattler
Grey-tailed Tattler
Red-necked Stint
Temminck's Stint
Terek Sandpiper
Common Sandpiper
Green Sandpiper
Common Greenshank
Marsh Sandpiper
Wood Sandpiper

Only native bird species sighted by us are listed in this table and only items where we have some information are clickable links to the relevant sections.