Category Archives: Bird Surveys

Bird Count – Autumn, 2016

Results The results of our Autumn Bird Count conducted on Saturday 23rd April, 2016 are tabulated here Bird Count results – Autumn 2016 and a few shots of birds we found on the day are sprinkled through this report. There was a good turnout … Continue reading

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Park News – October, 2015

Spring Bird Survey (24th October) The weather was near perfect for our Spring survey with a good number of Friends participating.  As is common, the Tawny Frogmouths tend to steal the day.  These gentlemen were quite photogenic while often holding … Continue reading

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Park News – April, 2015

Friends and Volunteering Our first working bee for the year will be this coming Sunday (3/5) 09:00-12:00 near the Frog Bog (nb NOT the Waratah Wetlands).   Nearest parking is adjacent to the Bowls Club or Laburnum Primary School. Please BYOW … Continue reading

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Autumn 2015 Bird Survey: Saturday, 18th April, 2015

The 2015 Autumn bird survey was conducted on Saturday, 18th April 07:30-09:15. The area of the Creeklands covered included the Scout Hall environs, Blacks Walk including the hill and south side, Kalang Park on both sides of the creek up to Main Street and … Continue reading

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Spring 2014 Bird Survey: Saturday, October 18th, 2014

The 2014 Spring Bird Survey of the Blackburn Creeklands was conducted on Saturday, October 18th, 2014. As usual, our Group Leaders were Pat Bingham (from Birdlife Australia) and well known local nature photographer, Ian Moodie. It was a beautiful sunny day making spotting the … Continue reading

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Autumn Bird Survey: Saturday, 26th April, 2014

The 2014 Autumn bird survey was conducted on Saturday, 26th April 07:30-09:30.    The weather was reasonably warm and the threatened rain held off.  Although the sky was dull at first, and at the end of the walk, there was a good burst … Continue reading

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Spring 2013 Bird Survey: Saturday, October 26th, 2013

What better way to celebrate Bird Week locally than with a bird survey in the Creeklands ? The 2013 Spring Bird Survey of the Blackburn Creeklands was conducted on Saturday, October 26th from 07:50 – 09:45 AM. The picture above shows … Continue reading

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