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brolga

a large grey Australian crane, Grus rubicunda, having a red-and-green head and a trumpeting call
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Either the brush turkey or brolga, depending on the version, after some business with the emu, got angry, and went to the emu nest, and took an egg.
We also met Brolga's new girlfriend Tahnee, and the episode ended with Brolga heading off down the road, not quite into the sunset but definitely towards his new life, carrying two bags containing his three little joeys Rex, Ruby and the gorgeous Bluey.
Brolga's next plan to help bring in funds for the sanctuary is to open it to paying visitors - but first he has to round up Roger, the big alpha male - using himself as bait.
Of course, I was quickly put off by the basic facilities and harsh conditions of Brolga's outback tin shack, not to mention the idea of the eau de 'roo which must permeate everything.
Kangaroo Dundee is a new sixpart series for BBC Two following the life and work of Chris 'Brolga' Barnes - a man who has dedicated his life to rescuing and raising orphan kangaroos.
But even my hard heart was melted by the adorable sight of a tiny Joey being bottle fed by her 'mum' - 6ft 7in Aussie, Brolga Barnes (a fair dinkum bloke), the star of new series, Kangaroo Dundee (Friday, BBC2, 9pm).
An English translation by Marie Ramsland, titled The Great Australian Novel--A Panorama, was published by Brolga Publishing in Melbourne in 2010.
Single diamond drillholes have been completed at the Brolga and Wedgetail targets.
You will learn on this tour that the Wik and Wik Way guides have totems such as: barramundi, mud crab, black duck, white breasted sea eagle, fresh water shark, or brolga. The nonhuman world is in the web of kinship relations: the more-than-human is not just enrolled in the social world but is an active participant (Ingold, 2007; Hinchliffe et al, 2005).
The Railway Dog: The True Story of an Australian Outback Dog Brolga Pub, 2010 102pp $24.99 pbk ISBN 9781921596964
Brolga: An Australian Journal About Dance: Issue 27; Dec 2007; 17-25 <http://search.informit.com.