Within minutes a thrush, and then another and another landed on the concrete slab. I picked up my camera, focused and snapped.
When I downloaded the photos I realized that I'd photographed a youngish bird. I ID'd it on Google as a juvenile Karoo Thrush.
A juvenile Karoo Thrush with an adult in the bottom left corner of the photo
A cheeky stance from the juvenile Karoo Thrush
An adult Karoo Thrush on a small patch of lawn
Here's withing you all a wonderful first week in 2016!