Australia 2016 - moonshine

Eastern Reef Egret

The parents would, understandably, get noticeably frustrated at being bugged constantly. We saw one parent finally find a tiny little branch at the tippy top of a tree that the juvenile couldn't follow her to. She looked relieved. This one looks as if it might be hiding as well, "Oh, pleeeeease. Shhhh .... " Heron Island, Great Barrier Reef.