The Cockatiel is a small grey parrot with dainty crest. Orange cheek spot. Aviary bred specimens come in different colours and patterns from all white to all grey.
open woodlands, grain fields, roadsides
fruit, seeds, grain
nests in hollow tree. 4-6 white eggs
drier areas of all mainland states
Map is from Atlas of Living Australia website at https://biocache.ala.org.au licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia License