Hawk 1D please

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Hawk 1D please

Spotted this hawk and managed a quick shot,still a long way away but the 500 lens makes it closer,i have no idea what species it could be.
any ideas guy?? Thanks Raoul

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Hi Raoul
Probably an adult Australian Goshawk.
Ultimately size is an issue, but it looks powerful whereas the Sparrow Hawk is a much finer and lighter bird.
Hard to tel for sure, as you would know. So little diagnostic information available from that angle.
Interesting shot.

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