In my garden water is supplied in a bowl perched on a simple tripod made from Eucalypt branches which have fallen from our trees.
Birds generally feed on plant matter or insects. A good range of different plants in the garden supply a variety of birds with their different requirements and of course it is important not to use insecticides unless absolutely necessary. Cockatoos seem to love the Acacia for the new buds but also for the borer and other bugs hiding under the bark. The Hakea nuts are another favourite. The Wattle birds and other honey eaters can regularly be seen feeding around the Correa and Grevillea plants and the