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BirdLife Melbourne and other BirdLife Australia Branches in the Melbourne area offer an extensive range of activities for BirdLife Australia Members.   Non-members are welcome but we ask you to consider joining BirdLife Australia if you plan to attend more than three activities.  To join BirdLife Australia click here. Many activities are free and no booking is required unless specifically stated below.  Courses/workshops, study meetings, camps and tours usually incur a fee and require booking. Where bookinga are required, unless stated otherwise, bookings should be made through BirdLife Australia National Office. 

Though BirdLife Australia has no formal health requirements for participants in BirdLife Australia outdoor activities, it is expected that participants will know their own physical limitations and not attempt to participate beyond these.  All outings require participants to have appropriate footwear and clothing for the weather conditions likely to be encountered and to carry water, sun screen and insect repellent as may be necessary.

All outdoor activities are cancelled on days of Total Fire Ban.

BirdLife Melbourne Activities

Date

Activity

Details

All attendees to BirdLife Melbourne activities will need to comply with all Victorian Government COVID-19 restrictions applicable at the time of the activity.
Members proposing to attend activities should monitor this website to note any late changes arising from any revised Victorian Government COVID-19 restrictions.

Sunday
4 Dec
2022
Yellingbo Birdwalk

Note revised start time for all Yellingbo Birdwalks.
Yellingbo Reserve, Shield Rd, Yellingbo.  Melway 305 F12. Take Warburton Hwy to Wandin, turning right immediately after the roundabout onto Beenak Rd. Turn left to stay on Beenak Rd at Wandin North. Turn right onto Macclesfield Rd where speed limit changes to 60km/h. After 2.5km turn right at Shield Rd. Gate opens 9:00am, walk starts 9:30am. Due to Parks Victoria operational requirements the gate will be closed at 9:30am and not opened until after Bird Call at approx 2:30pm. Parks Victoria requires all attendees to have registered on ParkConnect at https://www.parkconnect.vic.gov.au/SignIn. Sign in requires completion of the requested contact details. Toilets available. Bring lunch. If there has been heavy rain, or heavy rain is likely, bring gumboots. Contact Maryanne, 0402 283 080 or easternspinebill@yahoo.com.au
Note also that this outing will not proceed on days of total fire ban or wind speed forecast above 50km/h.

Thursday
8 Dec
2022
Photography Group Meeting Dinner & Slide Night. For details contact Peter, 0432 065 919 or peterbennet1234@gmail.com

Monday
12 Dec
2022

Weekdays Outing The 100 Acres, Park Orchards. 10:00am to 3:00pm. Leaders Hazel & Alan Veevers. Melway 35 F10. From Knees Rd turn sharply into parking area near sports reserve. Toilets available. Contact Diane 9830 7070 (note new number) or melbourne@birdlife.org.au
Sunday
18 Dec
2022
ETP Survey Eastern Treatment Plant, Bangholme. Due to restrictions imposed by ETP Management & Melbourne Water, participation will be restricted to Mike Carter and a small team of designated regular surveyors who have been fully inducted in the ETP procedures. Participation will not be possible for the general BirdLife Australia Membership.

ETP Surveys at the Eastern Treatment Plant, Bangholme

Due to restrictions imposed by ETP Management & Melbourne Water, the future of these surveys is uncertain. If they do proceed in 2023, participation by the general BirdLife Australia Membership will not be possible.

Until there is a change in the situation, ETP Surveys will no longer be listed on this website.

Tuesday
24 Jan
2023
Greythorn
Monthly
Meeting

8:00pm at the Foard Room, Greythorn Community Hub, 2 Centre Way, North Balwyn, Melway 46 H2. Centre Way runs north off Doncaster Rd, approx 0.6km west of the Eastern Fwy.
Underground parking will be available for entry from 7:15 pm to 8:00pm. Access from the underground car park to the ground floor is via a lift.
Ground level parking is also available close to the venue. Access from ground level is via a door on the south side of our meeting room.
Guest Speaker & Subject: TBA.
Member's Topic Speaker & Subject: TBA.
Stay for supper and a chat after the meeting. Contact Alan, 0432 494 425 or melbourne@birdlife.org.au
Wearing of masks is optional but recommended.

Saturday
28 Jan
2023
Beginners' Outing

Point Cook Coastal Park. Meet at 10:00am in the Beach Picnic Area, second car park on left near toilets. Melway 199 E3. Leaders: Roger & Inta Needham. Contact Roger 0400 241 046 or melbourne@birdlife.org.au

Sunday
5 Feb
2023
Yellingbo Birdwalk

Yellingbo Reserve, Shield Rd, Yellingbo.  Melway 305 F12. Take Warburton Hwy to Wandin, turning right immediately after the roundabout onto Beenak Rd. Turn left to stay on Beenak Rd at Wandin North. Turn right onto Macclesfield Rd where speed limit changes to 60km/h. After 2.5km turn right at Shield Rd. Gate opens 9:00am, walk starts 9:30am. Due to Parks Victoria operational requirements the gate will be closed at 9:30am and not opened until after Bird Call at approx 2:30pm. Parks Victoria requires all attendees to have registered on ParkConnect at https://www.parkconnect.vic.gov.au/SignIn. Sign in requires completion of the requested contact details. Toilets available. Bring lunch. If there has been heavy rain, or heavy rain is likely, bring gumboots. Contact Maryanne, 0402 283 080 or easternspinebill@yahoo.com.au
Note also that this outing will not proceed on days of total fire ban or wind speed forecast above 50km/h.

Tuesday
14 Feb
2023
Weekdays Outing Badger Weir, Badger Creek. 10:00am to 3:00pm. Melway Page 10 R5 (beyond Melway 278 K9). Leaders: Hazel & Alan Veevers. Enter park at end of Badger Weir Rd, park near toilets. Contact Phillip, 0403 683 298 or melbourne@birdlife.org.au
Saturday
18 Feb
2023
Photography Group Outing Western Treatment PLant, Werribee. For details contact Peter, 0432 065 919 or peterbennet1234@gmail.com
Saturday
25 Feb
2023
Beginners' Outing Coolart Wetlands, Somers. Meet at 10:00am in the car park off Lord Somers Rd. Melway 193 H9. Leaders: Roger & Inta Needham. Contact Roger 0400 241 046or melbourne@birdlife.org.au
Tuesday
28 Feb
2023
Greythorn
Monthly
Meeting

8:00pm at the Foard Room, Greythorn Community Hub, 2 Centre Way, North Balwyn, Melway 46 H2. Centre Way runs north off Doncaster Rd, approx 0.6km west of the Eastern Fwy.
Underground parking will be available for entry from 7:15 pm to 8:00pm. Access from the underground car park to the ground floor is via a lift.
Ground level parking is also available close to the venue. Access from ground level is via a door on the south side of our meeting room.
Guest Speaker & Subject: TBA.
Member's Topic Speaker & Subject: TBA.
Stay for supper and a chat after the meeting. Contact Alan, 0432 494 425 or melbourne@birdlife.org.au
Wearing of masks is optional but recommended.

Sunday
5 Mar
2023

Yellingbo Birdwalk

Yellingbo Reserve, Shield Rd, Yellingbo..  Melway 305 F12. Take Warburton Hwy to Wandin, turning right immediately after the roundabout onto Beenak Rd. Turn left to stay on Beenak Rd at Wandin North. Turn right onto Macclesfield Rd where speed limit changes to 60km/h. After 2.5km turn right at Shield Rd. Gate opens 9:00am, walk starts 9:30am. Due to Parks Victoria operational requirements the gate will be closed at 9:30am and not opened until after Bird Call at approx 2:30pm. Parks Victoria requires all attendees to have registered on ParkConnect at https://www.parkconnect.vic.gov.au/SignIn. Sign in requires completion of the requested contact details. Toilets available. Bring lunch. If there has been heavy rain, or heavy rain is likely, bring gumboots. Contact Maryanne, 0402 283 080 or easternspinebill@yahoo.com.au
Note also that this outing will not proceed on days of total fire ban or wind speed forecast above 50km/h.

Monday
6 Mar
2023
Weekdays Outing Hallam Valley Road Wetland, Hampton Park. 10:00am to 3:00pm. Melway 95 K3. Leader: Robert Grosvenor. Enter Hallam Valley Rd from South Gippsland Hwy, continue to end of Hallam Valley Rd and park near gate. Late lunch, no toilets. Contact Phillip, 0403 683 298 or melbourne@birdlife.org.au
Saturday
18 Mar
2023
Photography Group Outing Christmas Hills/Sugarloaf Reservoir. For details contact Peter, 0432 065 919 or peterbennet1234@gmail.com
Saturday
25 Mar
2023
Beginners' Outing Jells Park, Wheelers Hill. Meet at 10:00am in the Jells Park East Car Park at the furthest easten end of Waverley Rd. Melway 72 A6. Leaders: Hazel & Alan Veevers. Contact Hazel, 9876 3712 or melbourne@birdlife.org.au
Tuesday
28 Mar
2023
Greythorn
Monthly
Meeting and
BirdLife
Melbourne AGM

8:00pm at the Foard Room, Greythorn Community Hub, 2 Centre Way, North Balwyn, Melway 46 H2. Centre Way runs north off Doncaster Rd, approx 0.6km west of the Eastern Fwy.
Underground parking will be available for entry from 7:15 pm to 8:00pm. Access from the underground car park to the ground floor is via a lift.
Ground level parking is also available close to the venue. Access from ground level is via a door on the south side of our meeting room.
The BirdLife Melbourne AGM will commence at 8:00pm to be followed by the Guest Speaker.
Guest Speaker & Subject: TBA.
Stay for supper and a chat after the meeting. Contact Alan, 0432 494 425 or melbourne@birdlife.org.au
Wearing of masks is optional but recommended.

Sunday
2 Apr
2023

Yellingbo Birdwalk

Yellingbo Reserve, Shield Rd, Yellingbo.  Melway 305 F12. Take Warburton Hwy to Wandin, turning right immediately after the roundabout onto Beenak Rd. Turn left to stay on Beenak Rd at Wandin North. Turn right onto Macclesfield Rd where speed limit changes to 60km/h. After 2.5km turn right at Shield Rd. Gate opens 9:00am, walk starts 9:30am. Due to Parks Victoria operational requirements the gate will be closed at 9:30am and not opened until after Bird Call at approx 2:30pm. Parks Victoria requires all attendees to have registered on ParkConnect at https://www.parkconnect.vic.gov.au/SignIn. Sign in requires completion of the requested contact details. Toilets available. Bring lunch. If there has been heavy rain, or heavy rain is likely, bring gumboots. Contact Maryanne, 0402 283 080 or easternspinebill@yahoo.com.au
Note also that this outing will not proceed on days of total fire ban or wind speed forecast above 50km/h.

Saturday & Sunday
15 & 16 Apr
2023
Photography Group Weekend
Outing
South Gippsland Weekend - Yarram area. For details contact Peter, 0432 065 919 or peterbennet1234@gmail.com
Tuesday
18 Apr
2023
Weekdays Outing Edithvale Wetlands, Chelsea Heights. 10:00am to 3:00pm. Melway 93 D8. Leader: John Bosworth. Meet outside hide in Edithvale Rd. Parking limited. Nearest toilets approx 400m past bird hide at athletics and cycling club. Gumboots advisable in wet weather. Contact Phillip, 0403 683 298 or melbourne@birdlife.org.au
Saturday
22 Apr
2023
Beginners' Outing Yan Yean Reservoir Park. Meet at 10:00am. Enter from Recreation Rd then turn left and park near first toilets. Melway 391 D1. Leaders: Hazel & Alan Veevers. Contact Hazel 9876 3712 or melbourne@birdlife.org.au
Tuesday
25 Apr
2023
Greythorn
Monthly
Meeting

***There will be no meeting at Greythorn on 25 April 2023. ***
The North Balwyn RSL has a priority booking for the venue on Anzac Day.
Watch this space for further details. There may be the option of a Zoom Meeting on the night but no decision has been made yet.

Sunday
7 May
2023
Yellingbo Birdwalk

Yellingbo Reserve, Shield Rd, Yellingbo.  Melway 305 F12. Take Warburton Hwy to Wandin, turning right immediately after the roundabout onto Beenak Rd. Turn left to stay on Beenak Rd at Wandin North. Turn right onto Macclesfield Rd where speed limit changes to 60km/h. After 2.5km turn right at Shield Rd. Gate opens 9:00am, walk starts 9:30am. Due to Parks Victoria operational requirements the gate will be closed at 9:30am and not opened until after Bird Call at approx 2:30pm. Parks Victoria requires all attendees to have registered on ParkConnect at https://www.parkconnect.vic.gov.au/SignIn. Sign in requires completion of the requested contact details. Toilets available. Bring lunch. If there has been heavy rain, or heavy rain is likely, bring gumboots. Contact Maryanne, 0402 283 080 or easternspinebill@yahoo.com.au
Note also that this outing will not proceed on days of total fire ban or wind speed forecast above 50km/h.

Wednesday
10 May
2023
Weekdays Outing Sherbrooke Forest, Sherbrooke. 10:00am to 3:00pm. Melway 75 G3. Leader: Rhonda Miller or substitute. Meet at O'Donohue Picnic Ground. Enter from corner of Sherbrooke Rd and Sherbrooke Lodge Rd. Toilets available. Contact Phillip, 0403 683 298 or melbourne@birdlife.org.au

Saturday
20 May
2023
Photography Group Outing

Jawbone Reserve, Williamstown. For details contact Peter, 0432 065 919 or peterbennet1234@gmail.com

Tuesday
23 May
2023
Greythorn
Monthly
Meeting
8:00pm at the Foard Room, Greythorn Community Hub, 2 Centre Way, North Balwyn, Melway 46 H2. Centre Way runs north off Doncaster Rd, approx 0.6km west of the Eastern Fwy.
Underground parking will be available for entry from 7:15 pm to 8:00pm. Access from the underground car park to the ground floor is via a lift.
Ground level parking is also available close to the venue. Access from ground level is via a door on the south side of our meeting room.
Guest Speaker & Subject: TBA.
Member's Topic Speaker & Subject: TBA.
Stay for supper and a chat after the meeting. Contact Alan, 0432 494 425 or melbourne@birdlife.org.au
Wearing of masks is optional but recommended.
Saturday
27 May
2023
Beginners' Outing Braeside Park. Meet at 10:00am in the Southern Car Park, off Governor Rd. Melway 93 F1. Leaders: Hazel & Alan Veevers. Contact Hazel, 9876 3712 or melbourne@birdlife.org.au
Sunday
4 Jun
2023
Yellingbo Birdwalk

Yellingbo Reserve, Shield Rd, Yellingbo.  Melway 305 F12. Take Warburton Hwy to Wandin, turning right immediately after the roundabout onto Beenak Rd. Turn left to stay on Beenak Rd at Wandin North. Turn right onto Macclesfield Rd where speed limit changes to 60km/h. After 2.5km turn right at Shield Rd. Gate opens 9:00am, walk starts 9:30am. Due to Parks Victoria operational requirements the gate will be closed at 9:30am and not opened until after Bird Call at approx 2:30pm. Parks Victoria requires all attendees to have registered on ParkConnect at https://www.parkconnect.vic.gov.au/SignIn. Sign in requires completion of the requested contact details. Toilets available. Bring lunch. If there has been heavy rain, or heavy rain is likely, bring gumboots. Contact Maryanne, 0402 283 080 or easternspinebill@yahoo.com.au
Note also that this outing will not proceed on days of total fire ban or wind speed forecast above 50km/h.

Tuesday
6 Jun
2023
Weekdays Outing Toorourrong Reservoir, near Whittlesea. 10:00am to 3:00pm. Melway X910 M11 or VicRoads 61 D9. Leader: Graeme Hosken. Take Plenty Rd to Whittlesea, turn right into Kinglake Rd. After approx 4km turn left into Toorourrong Reservoir, drive to car park. Toilets available. Contact Phillip, 0403 683 298 or melbourne@birdlife.org.au
Saturday
17 Jun
2023
Photography Group Outing Eynesbury. For details contact Peter, 0432 065 919 or peterbennet1234@gmail.com
Saturday
24 Jun
2023
Beginners' Outing Woodlands Historic Park, Greenvale. Meet at 10:00am in the car park off Somerton Rd. Melway 178 B6. Leader: Robert Grosvenor. Contact Robert, 9886 1027 or melbourne@birdlife.org.au

Tuesday
27 Jun
2023

Greythorn
Monthly
Meeting
8:00pm at the Foard Room, Greythorn Community Hub, 2 Centre Way, North Balwyn, Melway 46 H2. Centre Way runs north off Doncaster Rd, approx 0.6km west of the Eastern Fwy.
Underground parking will be available for entry from 7:15 pm to 8:00pm. Access from the underground car park to the ground floor is via a lift.
Ground level parking is also available close to the venue. Access from ground level is via a door on the south side of our meeting room.
Guest Speaker & Subject: TBA.
Member's Topic Speaker & Subject: TBA.
Stay for supper and a chat after the meeting. Contact Alan, 0432 494 425 or melbourne@birdlife.org.au
Wearing of masks is optional but recommended.
Sunday
2 July
2023
Yellingbo Birdwalk Yellingbo Reserve, Shield Rd, Yellingbo.  Melway 305 F12. Take Warburton Hwy to Wandin, turning right immediately after the roundabout onto Beenak Rd. Turn left to stay on Beenak Rd at Wandin North. Turn right onto Macclesfield Rd where speed limit changes to 60km/h. After 2.5km turn right at Shield Rd. Gate opens 9:00am, walk starts 9:30am. Due to Parks Victoria operational requirements the gate will be closed at 9:30am and not opened until after Bird Call at approx 2:30pm. Parks Victoria requires all attendees to have registered on ParkConnect at https://www.parkconnect.vic.gov.au/SignIn. Sign in requires completion of the requested contact details. Toilets available. Bring lunch. If there has been heavy rain, or heavy rain is likely, bring gumboots. Contact Maryanne, 0402 283 080 or easternspinebill@yahoo.com.au
Note also that this outing will not proceed on days of total fire ban or wind speed forecast above 50km/h.
Saturday
15 Jul
2023
Photography Group Outing Braeside Park. For details contact Peter, 0432 065 919 or peterbennet1234@gmail.com
July
2023
Weekdays Outing Date, location and details TBA.
Saturday
22 Jul
2023
Beginners' Outing Hawkstowe Park, South Morang. Meet at 10:00am in the lower car park at the Homestead off Gordons Rd. Melway 183 J7. Leaders: Hazel & Alan Veevers. Contact Hazel, 9876 3712 or melbourne@birdlife.org.au
Tuesday
25 Jul
2023
Greythorn
Monthly
Meeting
8:00pm at the Foard Room, Greythorn Community Hub, 2 Centre Way, North Balwyn, Melway 46 H2. Centre Way runs north off Doncaster Rd, approx 0.6km west of the Eastern Fwy.
Underground parking will be available for entry from 7:15 pm to 8:00pm. Access from the underground car park to the ground floor is via a lift.
Ground level parking is also available close to the venue. Access from ground level is via a door on the south side of our meeting room.
Guest Speaker & Subject: TBA.
Member's Topic Speaker & Subject: TBA.
Stay for supper and a chat after the meeting. Contact Alan, 0432 494 425 or melbourne@birdlife.org.au
Wearing of masks is optional but recommended.
Sunday
6 Aug
2023
Yellingbo Birdwalk Yellingbo Reserve, Shield Rd, Yellingbo.  Melway 305 F12. Take Warburton Hwy to Wandin, turning right immediately after the roundabout onto Beenak Rd. Turn left to stay on Beenak Rd at Wandin North. Turn right onto Macclesfield Rd where speed limit changes to 60km/h. After 2.5km turn right at Shield Rd. Gate opens 9:00am, walk starts 9:30am. Due to Parks Victoria operational requirements the gate will be closed at 9:30am and not opened until after Bird Call at approx 2:30pm. Parks Victoria requires all attendees to have registered on ParkConnect at https://www.parkconnect.vic.gov.au/SignIn. Sign in requires completion of the requested contact details. Toilets available. Bring lunch. If there has been heavy rain, or heavy rain is likely, bring gumboots. Contact Maryanne, 0402 283 080 or easternspinebill@yahoo.com.au
Note also that this outing will not proceed on days of total fire ban or wind speed forecast above 50km/h.
Wednesday
9 Aug
2023
Weekdays Outing Mullum Mullum Reserve, Donvale. 10:00am to 3:00pm. Melway 34 H7. Leader: Jane Moseley. From Reynolds Rd turn south to car park. Toilets available. Contact Phillip, 0403 683 298 or melbourne@birdlife.org.au
Saturday
19 Aug
2023
Photography Group Outing Lysterfield Park. For details contact Peter, 0432 065 919 or peterbennet1234@gmail.com
Tuesday
22 Aug
2023
Greythorn
Monthly
Meeting
8:00pm at the Foard Room, Greythorn Community Hub, 2 Centre Way, North Balwyn, Melway 46 H2. Centre Way runs north off Doncaster Rd, approx 0.6km west of the Eastern Fwy.
Underground parking will be available for entry from 7:15 pm to 8:00pm. Access from the underground car park to the ground floor is via a lift.
Ground level parking is also available close to the venue. Access from ground level is via a door on the south side of our meeting room.
Guest Speaker & Subject: TBA.
Member's Topic Speaker & Subject: TBA.
Stay for supper and a chat after the meeting. Contact Alan, 0432 494 425 or melbourne@birdlife.org.au
Wearing of masks is optional but recommended.
Saturday
26 Aug
2023
Beginners' Outing Royal Botanic Gardens, Cranbourne. Meet at 10:00am in the Stringybark Car Park. Melway 133 K12. Leaders: Hazel & Alan Veevers. Contact Hazel, 9876 3712 or melbourne@birdlife.org.au
Sunday
3 Sep
2023
Yellingbo Birdwalk Yellingbo Reserve, Shield Rd, Yellingbo.  Melway 305 F12. Take Warburton Hwy to Wandin, turning right immediately after the roundabout onto Beenak Rd. Turn left to stay on Beenak Rd at Wandin North. Turn right onto Macclesfield Rd where speed limit changes to 60km/h. After 2.5km turn right at Shield Rd. Gate opens 9:00am, walk starts 9:30am. Due to Parks Victoria operational requirements the gate will be closed at 9:30am and not opened until after Bird Call at approx 2:30pm. Parks Victoria requires all attendees to have registered on ParkConnect at https://www.parkconnect.vic.gov.au/SignIn. Sign in requires completion of the requested contact details. Toilets available. Bring lunch. If there has been heavy rain, or heavy rain is likely, bring gumboots. Contact Maryanne, 0402 283 080 or easternspinebill@yahoo.com.au
Note also that this outing will not proceed on days of total fire ban or wind speed forecast above 50km/h.
Early
September
2023
Weekdays Outing Date, location and details TBA.
Saturday
16 Sep
2023
Photography Group Outing Phillip Island. For details contact Peter, 0432 065 919 or peterbennet1234@gmail.com
Wednesday
20 Sep
2023
Weekdays Outing Coolart Wertlands, Somers. 10:00am to 3:00pm. Melway 193 H9. Leader Pat Bingham or substitute. Meet in car park. No admission fee. Toilets available. Contact Phillip, 0403 683 298 or melbourne@birdlife.org.au
Saturday
23 Sep
2023
Beginners' Outing Banyule Flats, Viewbank. Meet at 10:00am in the car park at the end of Somerset Drive. Melway 32 F2. Leaders: Hazel & Alan Veevers. Contact Hazel, 9876 3712 or melbourne@birdlife.org.au
Tuesday
26 Sep
2023
Greythorn
Monthly
Meeting
8:00pm at the Foard Room, Greythorn Community Hub, 2 Centre Way, North Balwyn, Melway 46 H2. Centre Way runs north off Doncaster Rd, approx 0.6km west of the Eastern Fwy.
Underground parking will be available for entry from 7:15 pm to 8:00pm. Access from the underground car park to the ground floor is via a lift.
Ground level parking is also available close to the venue. Access from ground level is via a door on the south side of our meeting room.
Guest Speaker & Subject: TBA.
Member's Topic Speaker & Subject: TBA.
Stay for supper and a chat after the meeting. Contact Alan, 0432 494 425 or melbourne@birdlife.org.au
Wearing of masks is optional but recommended.
Sunday
1 Oct
2023
Yellingbo Birdwalk Yellingbo Reserve, Shield Rd, Yellingbo.  Melway 305 F12. Take Warburton Hwy to Wandin, turning right immediately after the roundabout onto Beenak Rd. Turn left to stay on Beenak Rd at Wandin North. Turn right onto Macclesfield Rd where speed limit changes to 60km/h. After 2.5km turn right at Shield Rd. Gate opens 9:00am, walk starts 9:30am. Due to Parks Victoria operational requirements the gate will be closed at 9:30am and not opened until after Bird Call at approx 2:30pm. Parks Victoria requires all attendees to have registered on ParkConnect at https://www.parkconnect.vic.gov.au/SignIn. Sign in requires completion of the requested contact details. Toilets available. Bring lunch. If there has been heavy rain, or heavy rain is likely, bring gumboots. Contact Maryanne, 0402 283 080 or easternspinebill@yahoo.com.au
Note also that this outing will not proceed on days of total fire ban or wind speed forecast above 50km/h.
Saturday & Sunday
21 & 22 Oct
2023
Photography Group Weekend
Outing
Wedderburn Area. For details contact Peter, 0432 065 919 or peterbennet1234@gmail.com
October
2023
Weekdays Outing Date, location and details TBA.
Tuesday
24 Oct
2023
Greythorn
Monthly
Meeting
8:00pm at the Foard Room, Greythorn Community Hub, 2 Centre Way, North Balwyn, Melway 46 H2. Centre Way runs north off Doncaster Rd, approx 0.6km west of the Eastern Fwy.
Underground parking will be available for entry from 7:15 pm to 8:00pm. Access from the underground car park to the ground floor is via a lift.
Ground level parking is also available close to the venue. Access from ground level is via a door on the south side of our meeting room.
Guest Speaker & Subject: TBA.
Member's Topic Speaker & Subject: TBA.
Stay for supper and a chat after the meeting. Contact Alan, 0432 494 425 or melbourne@birdlife.org.au
Wearing of masks is optional but recommended.
Saturday
28 Oct
2023
Beginners' Outing Pound Bend, Warrandyte. Meet at 10:00am in the car park near toilets. Melway 23 A11. Leaders: Hazel & Alan Veevers. Contact Hazel, 9876 3712 or melbourne@birdlife.org.au
Sunday
5 Nov
2023
Yellingbo Birdwalk Yellingbo Reserve, Shield Rd, Yellingbo.  Melway 305 F12. Take Warburton Hwy to Wandin, turning right immediately after the roundabout onto Beenak Rd. Turn left to stay on Beenak Rd at Wandin North. Turn right onto Macclesfield Rd where speed limit changes to 60km/h. After 2.5km turn right at Shield Rd. Gate opens 9:00am, walk starts 9:30am. Due to Parks Victoria operational requirements the gate will be closed at 9:30am and not opened until after Bird Call at approx 2:30pm. Parks Victoria requires all attendees to have registered on ParkConnect at https://www.parkconnect.vic.gov.au/SignIn. Sign in requires completion of the requested contact details. Toilets available. Bring lunch. If there has been heavy rain, or heavy rain is likely, bring gumboots. Contact Maryanne, 0402 283 080 or easternspinebill@yahoo.com.au
Note also that this outing will not proceed on days of total fire ban or wind speed forecast above 50km/h.

Tuesday
14 Nov
2023

Weekdays Outing Jawbone Reserve, Williamstown North. 10:00am to 3:00pm. Melway 55 H9. Leader Clancy Benson. From Kororoit Creek Rd turn south into Merrett Dve. Park in Crofton Dve. Meet opposite No 21. No toilets. Contact Phillip, 0403 683 298 or melbourne@birdlife.org.au
Saturday
18 Nov
2023
Photography Group Outing Bunyip State Park. For details contact Peter, 0432 065 919 or peterbennet1234@gmail.com
Saturday
25 Nov
2023
Beginners' Outing Newport Lakes & Jawbone Reserve. Meet at 10:00am in the car park off Mason St, Newport. Melway 55 G3. Leaders: Hazel & Alan Veevers. Contact Hazel, 9876 3712 or melbourne@birdlife.org.au
Tuesday
28 Nov
2023
Greythorn
Monthly
Meeting
8:00pm at the Foard Room, Greythorn Community Hub, 2 Centre Way, North Balwyn, Melway 46 H2. Centre Way runs north off Doncaster Rd, approx 0.6km west of the Eastern Fwy.
Underground parking will be available for entry from 7:15 pm to 8:00pm. Access from the underground car park to the ground floor is via a lift.
Ground level parking is also available close to the venue. Access from ground level is via a door on the south side of our meeting room.
Guest Speaker & Subject: TBA.
Member's Topic Speaker & Subject: TBA.
Stay for supper and a chat after the meeting. Contact Alan, 0432 494 425 or melbourne@birdlife.org.au
Wearing of masks is optional but recommended.
Sunday
3 Dec
2023
Yellingbo Birdwalk Yellingbo Reserve, Shield Rd, Yellingbo.  Melway 305 F12. Take Warburton Hwy to Wandin, turning right immediately after the roundabout onto Beenak Rd. Turn left to stay on Beenak Rd at Wandin North. Turn right onto Macclesfield Rd where speed limit changes to 60km/h. After 2.5km turn right at Shield Rd. Gate opens 9:00am, walk starts 9:30am. Due to Parks Victoria operational requirements the gate will be closed at 9:30am and not opened until after Bird Call at approx 2:30pm. Parks Victoria requires all attendees to have registered on ParkConnect at https://www.parkconnect.vic.gov.au/SignIn. Sign in requires completion of the requested contact details. Toilets available. Bring lunch. If there has been heavy rain, or heavy rain is likely, bring gumboots. Contact Maryanne, 0402 283 080 or easternspinebill@yahoo.com.au
Note also that this outing will not proceed on days of total fire ban or wind speed forecast above 50km/h.
Thursday
7 Dec
2023
Photography Group Meeting Dinner & Slide Night. For details contact Peter, 0432 065 919 or peterbennet1234@gmail.com
December
2023
Weekdays Outing Date, location and details TBA.

For more details of BirdLife Melbourne Photography Group activities go to the Photography Group Page on this website.

For more information about any listed activity, phone the contact person or email BirdLife Melbourne at melbourne@birdlife.org.au

 

 
 
Updated: 27-Nov-2022