Thursday 19th September 2019 9:24AM
Surat numbers: 29 flyers, 23 baskets and 206 birds (including Gold band). 16 flyers in the Gold band with 71 birds.
Friday 20th September 2019 3:32PM
Transporter arrived at Surat at 10am. Doors open and water on immediately. Feed put on at 1pm and topped up at 2pm. Feed off at 4pm. water will stay on till birds liberated.
Southern Qld: Mostly sunny. Areas of raised dust in the late morning and afternoon, mainly in the south. Winds northwest to northeasterly 25 to 35 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30. North NSW: Mostly sunny. Areas of raised dust in the west in the late morning and afternoon. Winds north to northeasterly 25 to 35 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 25 to 31.
Birds where liberated at 6.30am. they circled the transporter once Then left weaving their way in a SSE direction. they were out of site in 3 minutes.....
Picture taken at 6.25am