<h2>Celebrating <strong>Beauty</strong> & Diversity</h2><h3>Superb Fairy-wren</h3> <h2><strong>Bringing Back</strong> Vanishing Species</h2><h3>Regent Honeyeater</h3> <h2><strong>Sharing,</strong> Exploring & Discovering</h2><h3>Discovering Shorebirds outing</h3> <h2><strong>Connecting</strong> with Nature's Wonders</h2><h3>Double-banded Plover</h3> <h2>Sharing Nature's Awesome <strong>Majesty</strong></h2><h3>Yellow-nosed Albatross</h3> <h2>Planting a <strong>future</strong> for threatened species</h2><h3>Capertee Valley tree planting</h3> <h2><strong>Reducing</strong> the Threat of Extinctions</h2><h3>Superb Parrot</h3>

Field Outings

  • The Club holds field outings most weekends, and there are presently two mid-week outings each month. Field trips range from a half-day’s birding at local sites and to campouts. Accommodation on overnight trips varies from camping to motels. If you’re joining a field outing make sure you:
  • read the newsletter for further details and contact details of the leader.
  • bring something for morning tea and lunch.

For further details about Birding NSW field outings email: activities@birdingnsw.org.au

March 2019 

  • Wednesday 27 March Midweek Outing: Scheyville National Park. Meet at 8:30 am in Pitt Town Dural Road near the corner of Whitmore Road, Maraylya. Lunch at cars.  
  • Saturday 30 March Central Coast Outing: Glenola Reserve and Yarramalong. Meet at 8.30 am at Yarramalong Church, Yarramalong Road. Lunch at cars.  

April 2019 

  • Saturday 6 April Club Outing: Royal National Park. Meet at 8:30 am at Willow Tree Flat picnic area near Audley. Turn into Lady Carrington Drive at Audley and drive to the last carpark along Lady Carrington Drive. Lunch at cars.  
  • Wednesday 10 March Central Coast Half-day Outing: Bulls Quarry and Mt Penang. Meet at 8.30 am at Bulls Quarry Trail. Woy Woy Road, Kariong. Lunch at cars.  
  • Saturday 13 April Club Outing: Colo River, Ebenezer and Bushells Lagoon. Meet 9.00 am at the south side of the Colo River Bridge on the Putty Road north of Wilberforce. Lunch at cars.  
  • Easter Club Campout 19 – 22 April: Nangar National Park. The campsite will be at Terarra Creek camping and picnic area. The park entrance is signposted at the corner of Escort Way and Dripping Rock Road 70 km from Orange and 10 km from Eugowra. The campsite is 7 km further along Dripping Rock Road after crossing a cattle-grid into the park. There is a toilet but you need to bring everything else that you need including water.
  • Wednesday 24 April Midweek Outing: Centennial Park. Meet at 8.30 am in Dickens Drive near The Learning Centre, Centennial Park. Bird watching within the park.

May 2019

  • Central Coast Weekend Campout Friday 3 – Sunday 5 May: Gogeldrie Weir Holiday Park, 1 Gogeldrie Rd, Gogeldrie on the Murrumbidgee River. Birding around Leeton, Yanko and Griffith.  
  • Wednesday 8 May Central Coast Half Day Outing: Saratoga and Bensville. Meet at 8.30 am at Saratoga tennis court car park, Willaroo Rd, Saratoga, Central Coast UBD map 97, D9. Lunch at cars.
  • Saturday 11 May Club Outing: Scheyville, Pitt Town Lagoon and the Hawkesbury area. Meet at 8:30 am at the carpark for Scheyville National Park Headquarters off Scheyville Road. Lunch at cars.  
  • Saturday 18 May Club Outing: Royal National Park. Meet 9:00 am at Wattle Forest Picnic Area near Audley. Turn into Lady Carrington Drive at Audley, then right over the timber bridge to the western side of the river. Turn left and meet at the last car park. Lunch at cars.
  • Wednesday 29 May Midweek Outing: Warriewood Wetlands and Irrawong Reserve B. Meet at 8.30 am at Katoa Close, Warriewood. Lunch will be from cars. Gradient: Easy with bush tracks.

June 2019

  • Saturday 1 June Central Coast Outing: Cams Wharf and Swansea. Cams Wharf and Swansea. Meet 8.30am Lake Macquarie end of Cams Wharf Road. Newcastle UBD map 185, Q14. Lunch at cars.
  • Saturday 8 June Club Outing: Nurragingy Reserve Doonside. Meet at 8.30am inside the main entrance off Knox Road Doonside. Lunch at cars.
  • Saturday 8 – Monday 10 June Long Weekend Campout: Burrill Lake and Ulladulla area. Bird watching in national parks and other places in the nearby area. Meet at 8:30 am on Saturday morning at the entrance to BIG4 Bungalow Caravan-park, Burrill Lake. Return to camp for lunch on Saturday, lunch at cars on Sunday. In case there are any changes, please advise that you plan to attend by emailing activities@birdingnsw.org.au
  • Wednesday 12 June Central Coast Half Day Outing: Dubbo Gully. Meet at 8.30 am at the corner of Wisemans Ferry and Waratah Roads, Mangrove Mountain. Central Coast UBD Map 35, D15. Lunch at cars.
  • Saturday 15 June Club Outing: Warriewood Wetlands and Irrawong Reserve B. Meet at 8.30 am at Katoa Close, Warriewood. Lunch will be from cars. Gradient: Easy with bush tracks.
  • Sunday 30 June Central Coast Outing: Combined with CBOC. Brisbane Water National Park. Meet at 8.30 am at Karool Road, Mooney Mooney Creek. Central Coast UBD map 85, C7. Lunch at cars.