A portrait of a gouldian finch (Erythrura gouldiae) at Maleny Botanic Gardens.
The gouldian finch is also known as the Lady Gouldian finch, Gould’s finch or the rainbow finch. This beautiful rainbow coloured finch has black, green, yellow, purple and red markings.
The gouldian finch is one of many Australian birds showcased at Maleny Botanic Gardens.
Maleny Botanic Gardens not only features 14 acres of exquisite gardens, but has an aviary of over 1000 m2 known as Bird World that contains hundreds of colourful birds.
Maleny Botanic Gardens and Bird World is located on the corner of Maleny-Stanley River Road and Mountain View Road, on Scenic Route 23.