Laughing Kookaburra Necklace- Songbird
Did you know when you hear the chuckle of a kookaburra it is no laughing matter? Rather, it is a warning to other birds to keep clear of its territory. The largest of Australia's native kingfisher varieties, its name, 'Kookaburra' is derived from the Wiradjuri* name 'Gugubarra'.
*An aboriginal dialect from the traditional custodians of the lands surrounding Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, known as Wiradjuri country.
ETHICALLY HAND-CRAFTED in THAILAND
LENGTH: 4.5CM - from tail to beak
This necklace is hand-shaped from locally sourced clay and produced in the Songbird studio workshop near Chiang Rai, Thailand.
• Featuring a single note whistle
• Adjustable cord
• Presented in a fabric pouch with story card
Each purchase from this Australian bird collection reflects the diversity and vibrancy of our native birdlife whilst supporting the conservation and preservation of their native habitats.