Dark wings and back
Very thick, yellow bill with red tip
Mottled brown all over
Dark eye, legs and bill
This lone Pacific Gull was looking for handouts with a bunch of Silver Gulls on the beach in Burnie on the northern Tasmanian coast. It looked huge in relation to the others. Strangely, the smaller gulls didn't seem intimidated by it. They probably know there is strength in numbers.
Learn more about the Pacific Gull.