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About the listing

Commonly sighted birds:

Fairy Prion
Little Penguin
Australian Gannet
Southern Giant Petrel
Black Browed Albatross
Yellow Nosed Albatross
Muttonbird (Short Tailed Shearwater)

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Mutton Bird, Short Tailed Shearwater, Loch Ard Gorge, 12 Apostles Coast and Hinterland, Great Ocean Road, Victoria, Australia