<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

May 2019

  • 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.
  • Wednesday 26 June Midweek Outing: Mistral Point, Maroubra. Meet at 8.30 am in the furthest car park at the northern end of Marine Parade, Maroubra. We will take a short, but rocky walk out to a headland for a sea watch looking for whales as well as seabirds. Lunch at cars.
  • 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.

July 2019

  • Saturday 6 July Club Outing: Saturday 13 July Club Outing: Whales and birds at Kurnell. Meet at 8:30 a.m. at the carpark at Cape Solander in Botany Bay National Park, Kurnell. We will look for seabirds and whales at Cape Solander. there are toilets at the main office near the entrance to the park but not at Cape Solander. Park entry fees apply. Morning tea and lunch at cars. Bring a chair, a rug and a thermos. Lunch at cars.
  • Wednesday 10 July Central Coast Half Day Outing: Narara Eco Village and Strickland State Forest. Meet at 8.30 am outside the Visitors Centre Narara Ecovillage, 25 Research Road, Narara. Parking available. Central Coast UBD map 77, A6. Lunch will be in the shade of one of the Ecovillage buildings.
  • Saturday 13 July Club Outing: Chiltern Track, Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park, Ingleside. Meet at 8:30 am at the end of Chiltern Road, off Mona Vale Road, Ingleside. Lunch at cars. Gradient: Easy with bush tracks.
  • Saturday 27 July Central Coast Outing: Bucketty, Murrays Run & Wollombi. Meet at 8.30 at ‘The Letter A’, corner of George Downs Drive and Walkers Ridge Road, Bucketty. Lunch at cars.  
  • Wednesday 31 July Midweek Outing: Royal National Park. Meet 8:30 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.  

August 2019

  •  Saturday 10 August Club Outing: Wattamolla, Royal National Park. Meet at 9.00 am in the southern-most (top) car park at Wattamolla in the Royal National Park. Please take care not to leave anything of value in view in your vehicle. Lunch at cars.
  • Wednesday 14 August Central Coast Half Day Outing: San Remo, Charmhaven and Doyalson. Meet at 8.30 near the boat ramp in Elizabeth Bay Park, Munmorah Depot Rd, Lake Munmorah. Central Coast UBD map 33, E2. Lunch at cars.
  • Saturday 17 August Club Outing: Mill Creek and Old Great North Road in Dharug National Park, Wiseman’s Ferry. Meet at 9.00 am in the Mill Creek Picnic Area. Lunch at cars.
  • Saturday 31 August Central Coast Outing: Quorrobolong. Meet at 8.30 at the Shell Service Station, Freemans Drive, Freemans Waterhole. Take the Kurri Kurri, Cessnock exit off M1, the service station is approximately 3.2km along on right. Lunch at cars.