Body white with black wings and black on the back of the neck. Young birds have a grey head and neck. Legs long, narrow and red. Bill black, narrow and pointed. Body up to 41 cm long.
Black-winged Stilts breed from August until December.
Open freshwater wetlands, coastal bays and inlets.
Australia, excluding Tasmania.
Native to Australia
- DSE Advisory List : Not listed
- EPBC Act 1999 : Not listed
- IUCN Red List : Least Concern