- Little Falcon
Upper body and wings blue-grey, underparts red-brown with dark streaks. Face with black patches around the eyes. Tail with square tip. Young birds with dark brown wings and light brown edges on feathers. Body up to 35 cm long.
Australian Hobbies catch prey in mid-air during flight.
Open wooded areas, cleared forests and urban parks.
Native to Australia
- DSE Advisory List : Not listed
- EPBC Act 1999 : Not listed
- IUCN Red List : Least Concern
- CITES : Trade restrictions (Appendix II)