Hilarious moment a curious cockatoo is caught on police speed radar

The hilarious moment a cockatoo inspects a police speed radar has been caught on video.

The Department of Transport and Main Roads (TMR) in Queenslad posted the video of the curious bird with a with the caption 'Keep an eye out for this complete galah on the road today'. 

The footage begins with the cockatoo slowly taking a peak with only its beak visible.

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The hilarious moment a cockatoo inspects a police speed radar has been caught on video and shared online by The Department of Transport and Main Roads

The hilarious moment a cockatoo inspects a police speed radar has been caught on video and shared online by The Department of Transport and Main Roads

The video was shared with the caption 'Keep an eye out for this complete galah on the road today'

The video was shared with the caption 'Keep an eye out for this complete galah on the road today'

Then five seconds later the curious bird examines all sides of the camera.

The bird pursues ahead with its curiosity by examining the camera more closely.

TMR's attempt at the humorous use of 'complete galah' to describe the bird backfired.

People began correcting TMR saying that it was in fact, a cockatoo and not a galah.

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