Splendid Wren - In full breeding plumage, the male is the most beautiful of the blue wrens. Distributed through heathlands and shrubby vegetation in the southern half of Australia. (ref: Reader's Digest Complete Book of Australian Birds).
Found in south-east Queensland, south to Tasmania, across Victoria to the Eyre Peninsula in South Australia. Generally within 200 kms from the coast. Also up the Murray River and Lachlan River in New South Wales.