Early start for magpie lookout

Cyclist Zak Bailey records a magpie swoop on Cureton Avenue in September 2016.

Cyclist Zak Bailey records a magpie swoop on Cureton Avenue in September 2016.

JUST a few weeks out from spring, many residents will be looking forward to the end of frosty mornings and cold winter nights.

However, just as we begin to thaw out and embrace the change in weather, we enter another, less official, season – magpie swooping season.

It seems breeding may have begun earlier than usual this year, with reports of magpie attacks in Sunraysia, Melbourne and parts of Queensland.

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