Did you know that the word cockatoo comes from the Malay word kakatua? Or that most cockatoos are left-footed? Did you know their closest relatives are parrots; and that they’re among the world’s longest-living birds?
From Galahs and Sulphur-crested cockies to the endangered Carnaby’s Black Cockatoo, there’s a lot to learn about Australia’s cheekiest and much-beloved feathered friends.
Richly illustrated with over 80 interpretations of the species, Cockatoo is the perfect gift for animal lovers, illustration buffs and tourists alike.