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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.

Tuesday
23 Nov 2021
Balwyn
Monthly
Meeting

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Due to COVID-19 restrictions there will be no meeting at the Greythorn Community Centre.
However, the meeting will be run as a Zoom Meeting with an 8:00pm start. Previous Zoom Meetings have been very successful with many participants.

Guest Speaker: Peter Rowland, wildlife researcher, natural history writer & nature photographer.
Subject: Wild Ramblings

Member's Topic Speaker: Sonja Ross
Subject:
Some Victorian Birds and their food 

Details of the Meeting Link, Meeting ID & Passcode will be provided by an emailed eNews and will be added to BirdLife Melbourne Facebook. No booking is necessary. Members wanting to participate in the Zoom Meeting who do not have details of the login by 9:00am 22 Nov 2021 please email melbourne@birdlife.org.au and request the information.

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Saturday
27 Nov
2021
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
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.
Sunday
28 Nov
2021
ETP Survey Eastern Treatment Plant, Bangholme. Meet at 9:00am for a survey that will continue until the evening. The survey is carried out by 4WD. Numbers are restricted and booking is essential. Survey date may change at short notice due to operational constraints. Participants must wear suitable full covered clothing (hat, long sleeves, long trousers and suitable footwear) and bring lunch and water. Leader is Mike Carter. Contact Mike, 03 5977 1262.
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.
Sunday
5 Dec
2021
Yellingbo Birdwalk

Note revised start time for all Yellingbo Birdwalks.
Yellingbo Reserve. Melway 305 G11. Take Warburton Hwy to Woori Yallock, turn right to Yellingbo. At Yellingbo, turn right towards Seville, then left into Macclesfield Rd. After 2.5km turn right at large pine trees. 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.
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.

Wednesday
8 Dec
2021
Weekdays Outing Donnelly's Weir, near Healesville. 10:00am to 3:00pm. Leaders Hazel & Alan Veeevers. Melway 270 G6. From Maroondah Hwy at Healesville take Myer Creek Rd (also named St Leonards Rd) and turn right after 1.5km into Donnelly's Weir Rd. Continue for 2.5km on unmade road. Drive through shallow ford to reach car park. Afternoon walk at Maroondah Reservoir Park. Melway 270 K10. Toilets available. All welcome, no need to book. Contact Diane, 9836 8692 or melbourne@birdlife.org.au
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.
Thursday
9 Dec
2021
Photography Group
Meeting
Dinner & Slide Night. For details contact Peter, 0432 065 919 or peterbennet1234@gmail.com
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.
Saturday
22 Jan
2022
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: Hazel & Alan Veevers. Contact Hazel, 9876 3712 or melbourne@birdlife.org.au
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.

Sunday
23 Jan
2022
ETP Survey Eastern Treatment Plant, Bangholme. Meet at 9:00am for a survey that will continue until the evening. The survey is carried out by 4WD. Numbers are restricted and booking is essential. Survey date may change at short notice due to operational constraints. Participants must wear suitable full covered clothing (hat, long sleeves, long trousers and suitable footwear) and bring lunch and water. Leader is Mike Carter. Contact Mike, 03 5977 1262.
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.
Tuesday
25 Jan
2022
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
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.

Sunday
6 Feb
2022
Yellingbo Birdwalk

Note revised start time for all Yellingbo Birdwalks.
Yellingbo Reserve. Melway 305 G11. Take Warburton Hwy to Woori Yallock, turn right to Yellingbo. At Yellingbo, turn right towards Seville, then left into Macclesfield Rd. After 2.5km turn right at large pine trees. 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.
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.

Tuesday
8 Feb
2022
Weekdays Outing Pound Bend, Warrandyte. 10:00am to 3:00pm. Melway 23 A11. Leaders: Hazel & Alan Veevers. From Heidelberg-Warrandyte Rd take Pound Rd to car park at end of left diverge. Park near toilets. Contact Diane 0467 549 179 or melbourne@birdlife.org.au
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.
Saturday
19 Feb
2022
Photography Group Outing

Western Treatment Plant, Werribee. For details contact Peter, 0432 065 919 or peterbennet1234@gmail.com
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.

Tuesday
22 Feb
2022
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
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.

Saturday
26 Feb
2022
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
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.

Sunday
27 Feb
2022

ETP Survey Eastern Treatment Plant, Bangholme. Meet at 9:00am for a survey that will continue until the evening. The survey is carried out by 4WD. Numbers are restricted and booking is essential. Survey date may change at short notice due to operational constraints. Participants must wear suitable full covered clothing (hat, long sleeves, long trousers and suitable footwear) and bring lunch and water. Leader is Mike Carter. Contact Mike, 03 5977 1262.
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.

Sunday
6 Mar
2022

Yellingbo Birdwalk

Note revised start time for all Yellingbo Birdwalks.
Yellingbo Reserve. Melway 305 G11. Take Warburton Hwy to Woori Yallock, turn right to Yellingbo. At Yellingbo, turn right towards Seville, then left into Macclesfield Rd. After 2.5km turn right at large pine trees. 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.
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.

Wednesday
9 Mar
2022
Weekdays Outing Tirhatuan Park, Rowville. 10:00am to 3:00pm. Melway 81 F8, GPS 37.945879S: 145.222487E. Leader: John Bosworth. Enter via Kriegel Way from Outlook Dr. Park near toilets. Contact Diane 0467 549 179 or melbourne@birdlife.org.au
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.
Saturday
19 Mar
2022
Photography Group Outing Mornington Peninsula. For details contact Peter, 0432 065 919 or peterbennet1234@gmail.com
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.
Tuesday
22 Mar
2022
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
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.

Saturday
26 Mar
2022
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
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.
Sunday
27 Mar
2022
ETP Survey Eastern Treatment Plant, Bangholme. Meet at 9:00am for a survey that will continue until the evening. The survey is carried out by 4WD. Numbers are restricted and booking is essential. Survey date may change at short notice due to operational constraints. Participants must wear suitable full covered clothing (hat, long sleeves, long trousers and suitable footwear) and bring lunch and water. Leader is Mike Carter. Contact Mike, 03 5977 1262.
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.

Sunday
3 Apr
2022

Yellingbo Birdwalk

Note revised start time for all Yellingbo Birdwalks.
Yellingbo Reserve. Melway 305 G11. Take Warburton Hwy to Woori Yallock, turn right to Yellingbo. At Yellingbo, turn right towards Seville, then left into Macclesfield Rd. After 2.5km turn right at large pine trees. 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.
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.

Tuesday
5 Apr
2022
Weekdays Outing Rigby's Wetland, Scoresby. 10:00am to 3:00pm. Melway 72 A11. Leader: Geoff Russell. To avoid EastLink Toll Rd use western access. Park on eastern side of Haversham Av, Wheelers Hill, near information board opposite Cronia Ct. CARRY LUNCH. No toilets. Contact melbourne@birdlife.org.au
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.
Saturday & Sunday
16 & 17 Apr
2022
Photography Group Outing Chiltern weekend. For details contact Peter, 0432 065 919 or peterbennet1234@gmail.com
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.
Saturday
23 Apr
2022
Beginners' Outing Lysterfield Lake Park. Meet at 10:00am in the last car park on the right hand side. Melway 108 D2. Leader: Robert Grosvenor. Contact Robert 9886 1027 or melbourne@birdlife.org.au
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.

Sunday
24 Apr
2022

ETP Survey Eastern Treatment Plant, Bangholme. Meet at 9:00am for a survey that will continue until the evening. The survey is carried out by 4WD. Numbers are restricted and booking is essential. Survey date may change at short notice due to operational constraints. Participants must wear suitable full covered clothing (hat, long sleeves, long trousers and suitable footwear) and bring lunch and water. Leader is Mike Carter. Contact Mike, 03 5977 1262.
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.
Tuesday
26 Apr
2022
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
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.

Sunday
1 May
2022
Yellingbo Birdwalk

Note revised start time for all Yellingbo Birdwalks.
Yellingbo Reserve. Melway 305 G11. Take Warburton Hwy to Woori Yallock, turn right to Yellingbo. At Yellingbo, turn right towards Seville, then left into Macclesfield Rd. After 2.5km turn right at large pine trees. 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.
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.

Wednesday
11 May
2022
Weekdays Outing Coburg Lake/Merri Creek, North Coburg. 10:00am to 3:00pm. Melway 17 J10. Leader: Elsmaree Baxter. Turn into Newlands Rd from Murray Rd. Immediately take first driveway (unmarked) on left (directly opposite Golf Rd) into car park. Toilets available during walk. Contact melbourne@birdlife.org.au
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.
Saturday
14 May
2022
Photography Group Outing

Note that this outing is on the second Saturday of the month.
Dandenong Valley & Dandenong Police Paddocks. For details contact Peter, 0432 065 919 or peterbennet1234@gmail.com
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.

Sunday
22 May
2022
ETP Survey Eastern Treatment Plant, Bangholme. Meet at 9:00am for a survey that will continue until the evening. The survey is carried out by 4WD. Numbers are restricted and booking is essential. Survey date may change at short notice due to operational constraints. Participants must wear suitable full covered clothing (hat, long sleeves, long trousers and suitable footwear) and bring lunch and water. Leader is Mike Carter. Contact Mike, 03 5977 1262.
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.
Tuesday
24 May
2022
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
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.

Saturday
28 May
2022
Beginners' Outing 'The Briars' Park, Mount Martha. Meet at 10:00am in the car park at the Visitor Centre. Melway 145 F12. Leaders: Hazel & Alan Veevers. Contact Hazel, 9876 3712 or melbourne@birdlife.org.au
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.
Sunday
5 Jun
2022
Yellingbo Birdwalk

Note revised start time for all Yellingbo Birdwalks.
Yellingbo Reserve. Melway 305 G11. Take Warburton Hwy to Woori Yallock, turn right to Yellingbo. At Yellingbo, turn right towards Seville, then left into Macclesfield Rd. After 2.5km turn right at large pine trees. 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.
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.

Tuesday
7 Jun
2022
Weekdays Outing 'The Briars' Park, Mount Martha. 10:00am to 3:00pm. Melway 145 E12. Leaders: David & Sue Ap-Thomas. From Melbourne, entrance is on the left, just after Balcombe Creek bridge. Park near the Information Centre. Toilets available. Contact melbourne@birdlife.org.au
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.
Saturday
18 Jun
2022
Photography Group Outing Plenty Gorge. For details contact Peter, 0432 065 919 or peterbennet1234@gmail.com
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.
Saturday
25 Jun
2022
Beginners' Outing Woodlands Historic Park, Greenvale. Meet at 10:00am in the car park off Somerton Rd. Melway 178 B6. Leaders: Hazel & Alan Veevers. Contact Hazel, 9876 3712 or melbourne@birdlife.org.au
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.
Sunday
26 Jun
2022
ETP Survey Eastern Treatment Plant, Bangholme. Meet at 9:00am for a survey that will continue until the evening. The survey is carried out by 4WD. Numbers are restricted and booking is essential. Survey date may change at short notice due to operational constraints. Participants must wear suitable full covered clothing (hat, long sleeves, long trousers and suitable footwear) and bring lunch and water. Leader is Mike Carter. Contact Mike, 03 5977 1262.
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.

Tuesday
28 Jun
2022

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
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.

Sunday
3 July
2022
Yellingbo Birdwalk

Note revised start time for all Yellingbo Birdwalks.
Yellingbo Reserve. Melway 305 G11. Take Warburton Hwy to Woori Yallock, turn right to Yellingbo. At Yellingbo, turn right towards Seville, then left into Macclesfield Rd. After 2.5km turn right at large pine trees. 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.
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.

Saturday
16 Jul
2022
Photography Group Outing Royal Botanic Gardens Cranbourne. For details contact Peter, 0432 065 919 or peterbennet1234@gmail.com
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.
July
2022
Weekdays Outing Date and location TBA.
Saturday
23 Jul
2022
Beginners' Outing Jells Park, Wheelers Hill. Meet at 10:00am in the Jells Park East car park at the furtherest eastern end of Waverley Rd. Melway 72 A6. Leader: Robert Grosvenor. Contact Robert 9886 1027 or melbourne@birdlife.org.au
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.
Sunday
24 Jul
2022
ETP Survey Eastern Treatment Plant, Bangholme. Meet at 9:00am for a survey that will continue until the evening. The survey is carried out by 4WD. Numbers are restricted and booking is essential. Survey date may change at short notice due to operational constraints. Participants must wear suitable full covered clothing (hat, long sleeves, long trousers and suitable footwear) and bring lunch and water. Leader is Mike Carter. Contact Mike, 03 5977 1262.
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.
Tuesday
26 Jul
2022
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
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.

Thursday
28 Jul
2022
Photography Group Meeting Slide Night. For details contact Peter, 0432 065 919 or peterbennet1234@gmail.com
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.
Tuesday
2 Aug
2022
Weekdays Outing Murindindi, north of Glenburn. 10:00am to 3:00pm. Melway X910 R10/VicRoads 61 J8. Leader: Graeme Hosken. From Melba Hwy turn right at Devlins Bridge into Murindindi Rd. Park inside corner just before intersection. Convoy driving starting at 10:10 SHARP. Toilets at camping areas. Contact melbourne@birdlife.org.au
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.
Sunday
7 Aug
2022
Yellingbo Birdwalk

Note revised start time for all Yellingbo Birdwalks.
Yellingbo Reserve. Melway 305 G11. Take Warburton Hwy to Woori Yallock, turn right to Yellingbo. At Yellingbo, turn right towards Seville, then left into Macclesfield Rd. After 2.5km turn right at large pine trees. 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.
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.

Saturday
20 Aug
2022
Photography Group Outing Bellarine Peninsula. For details contact Peter, 0432 065 919 or peterbennet1234@gmail.com
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.
Tuesday
23 Aug
2022
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
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.

Saturday
27 Aug
2022
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
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.
Sunday
28 Aug
2022
ETP Survey Eastern Treatment Plant, Bangholme. Meet at 9:00am for a survey that will continue until the evening. The survey is carried out by 4WD. Numbers are restricted and booking is essential. Survey date may change at short notice due to operational constraints. Participants must wear suitable full covered clothing (hat, long sleeves, long trousers and suitable footwear) and bring lunch and water. Leader is Mike Carter. Contact Mike, 03 5977 1262.
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.
Sunday
4 Sep
2022
Yellingbo Birdwalk

Note revised start time for all Yellingbo Birdwalks.
Yellingbo Reserve. Melway 305 G11. Take Warburton Hwy to Woori Yallock, turn right to Yellingbo. At Yellingbo, turn right towards Seville, then left into Macclesfield Rd. After 2.5km turn right at large pine trees. 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.
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.

Monday
5 Sep
2022
Weekdays Outing Braeside Park, Braeside. 10:00am to 3:00pm. Melway 88 E9. Leader: Pat Bingham. Enter from Lower Dandenong Rd. Meet in Robin Car Park. Toilets near Information Centre. Contact melbourne@birdlife.org.au
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.
Saturday
17 Sep
2022
Photography Group Outing Pound Bend & Jumping Creek, Warrandyte. For details contact Peter, 0432 065 919 or peterbennet1234@gmail.com
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.
Tuesday
20 Sep
2022
Weekdays Outing Long Forest Reserve/Lake Merrimu west of Melton. 10:00am to 3:00pm. Leader: Graeme Hosken. From Western Fwy/M8 take Hopetoun Park Rd (Melway 335 D10) to Old Western Hwy and turn into Long Forest Rd (Melway 335 D8). Continue north and turn left at Canopus Cct for reserve entrance at Melway 329 C10. No toilets. Contact melbourne@birdlife.org.au
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.
Saturday
24 Sep
2022
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
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.
Sunday
25 Sep
2022
ETP Survey Eastern Treatment Plant, Bangholme. Meet at 9:00am for a survey that will continue until the evening. The survey is carried out by 4WD. Numbers are restricted and booking is essential. Survey date may change at short notice due to operational constraints. Participants must wear suitable full covered clothing (hat, long sleeves, long trousers and suitable footwear) and bring lunch and water. Leader is Mike Carter. Contact Mike, 03 5977 1262.
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.
Tuesday
27 Sep
2022
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
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.

Sunday
2 Oct
2022
Yellingbo Birdwalk

Note revised start time for all Yellingbo Birdwalks.
Yellingbo Reserve. Melway 305 G11. Take Warburton Hwy to Woori Yallock, turn right to Yellingbo. At Yellingbo, turn right towards Seville, then left into Macclesfield Rd. After 2.5km turn right at large pine trees. 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.
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.

Saturday & Sunday
15 & 16 Oct
2022
Photography Group Outing Wedderburn area. For details contact Peter, 0432 065 919 or peterbennet1234@gmail.com
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.
Wednesday
19 Oct
2022
Weekdays Outing Corinella Area, Westernport. 10:00am to 3:00pm. Melway Page 18 P22. Leaders: Hazel & Alan Veevers. Further details TBA.
Saturday
22 Oct
2022
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
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.
Sunday
23 Oct
2022
ETP Survey Eastern Treatment Plant, Bangholme. Meet at 9:00am for a survey that will continue until the evening. The survey is carried out by 4WD. Numbers are restricted and booking is essential. Survey date may change at short notice due to operational constraints. Participants must wear suitable full covered clothing (hat, long sleeves, long trousers and suitable footwear) and bring lunch and water. Leader is Mike Carter. Contact Mike, 03 5977 1262.
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.
Tuesday
25 Oct
2022
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
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.

Sunday
6 Nov
2022
Yellingbo Birdwalk

Note revised start time for all Yellingbo Birdwalks.
Yellingbo Reserve. Melway 305 G11. Take Warburton Hwy to Woori Yallock, turn right to Yellingbo. At Yellingbo, turn right towards Seville, then left into Macclesfield Rd. After 2.5km turn right at large pine trees. 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.
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.

Saturday
19 Nov
2022
Photography Group Outing Altona & Cheetham Wetlands. For details contact Peter, 0432 065 919 or peterbennet1234@gmail.com
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.
November
2022
Weekdays Outing Date and location TBA.
Tuesday
22 Nov
2022
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
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.

Saturday
26 Nov
2022
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
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.
Sunday
27 Nov
2022
ETP Survey Eastern Treatment Plant, Bangholme. Meet at 9:00am for a survey that will continue until the evening. The survey is carried out by 4WD. Numbers are restricted and booking is essential. Survey date may change at short notice due to operational constraints. Participants must wear suitable full covered clothing (hat, long sleeves, long trousers and suitable footwear) and bring lunch and water. Leader is Mike Carter. Contact Mike, 03 5977 1262.
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.
Sunday
4 Dec
2022
Yellingbo Birdwalk

Note revised start time for all Yellingbo Birdwalks.
Yellingbo Reserve. Melway 305 G11. Take Warburton Hwy to Woori Yallock, turn right to Yellingbo. At Yellingbo, turn right towards Seville, then left into Macclesfield Rd. After 2.5km turn right at large pine trees. 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.
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.

Thursday
8 Dec
2022
Photography Group Meeting Dinner & Slide Night. For details contact Peter, 0432 065 919 or peterbennet1234@gmail.com
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.
December
2022
Weekdays Outing Date and location TBA.
Sunday
18 Dec
2022
ETP Survey Eastern Treatment Plant, Bangholme. Meet at 9:00am for a survey that will continue until the evening. The survey is carried out by 4WD. Numbers are restricted and booking is essential. Survey date may change at short notice due to operational constraints. Participants must wear suitable full covered clothing (hat, long sleeves, long trousers and suitable footwear) and bring lunch and water. Leader is Mike Carter. Contact Mike, 03 5977 1262.
All attendees must be fully vaccinated and have appropriate evidence of their vaccination status.

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: 21-Nov-2021