It's quite surprising how tame some of the wild birds can be in the Darebin Parklands. It does pay to be discreet, though, keeping quiet, making no sudden moves and respecting the animals' space. The result is photos like this one, getting down there, up close and personal!
This post is part of the Weekend Reflections meme,
and also part of the Saturday Critters meme,
and also part of the Camera Critters meme.