Other Names: Slender-billed Corella
Length: About 370mm
Voice: Contact call a two-syllable yodel; shrieks in alarm.
Food: Seeds, roots and grubs.
Where Found: Open forest, woodland and grassland from Hamilton to the Coorong, ranging to Melbourne and southern Riverina
Habits: Flocks of up to 50. Sometimes a concentrated food source will attract a mob of several hundred. Very noisy birds with distinctive yodelling call. Feed on ground with a sentinel system.
Nesting: August-December. Nest in a tree hollow only in large gums. Incubation 24days, by both sexes.