The longest movement recorded for one of our collared swans is from Albert Park to Ballarat – about 110 kilometers!
The number of eggs in a swan clutch ranges from three to eight.
Swans feed in the water and on land. They are almost entirely herbivorous, although small numbers of aquatic animals may be eaten. In the water food is obtained by up-ending or dabbling, and their diet is composed of the roots, View Full →
There are six to seven species of swan in the genus Cygnus; in addition there is another species known as a swan, the Coscoroba Swan, although this species is no longer considered related to the true swans
Swan eggs hatch after about 45 days of incubation.