BIRDLIFE OVERBERG 2019: PROVISIONAL SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
Happening from the 25th April 2019 to 31st December 2019
Herewith the provisional dates for outings, monthly meetings and other events during 2019 in view of members diarising these. Further decisions regarding morning and weekend outings, as well as guest speakers at monthly meetings to be taken by those members responsible for these portfolios:
Thursday 18 April at 13:00 to 14:00 – One hour clean-up blitz along the R43 between Kidbrooke & Hawston. Details to follow
Thursday 25 April: MORNING OUTING to Onrus caravan park, coastal path and Vermont salt pan – we meet at caravan park entrance at 08:00. Contact Anton at 082 550 3347
Saturday 27 April: Monthly BLO coastal clean-up at Mossel River. We meet at Eastcliff Spar at 08:00. Contact Elaine at 082 455 8402
Saturday 4 May: Provisional date for CWAC counts
Saturday 11 May: BLO Quarterly BIG BIRD COUNT
Monday 13 May: MONTHLY TALK – “Sunbird ecology and conservation” by Dr Anina Coetzee
Saturday 18 & Sunday 19 May: A Flight Higher specialist birding course by Anton in Hermanus. Register now to avoid disappointment. Contact Elaine at 082 455 8402 for details and to register.
Note that another Pelagic Encounters cruise with Marine Dynamics is being considered for a clear day in May or June – the final decision on a date will obviously be weather dependant.
Saturday 8 June: BLO monthly coastal clean-up on WORLD OCEANS DAY – We will clean the coastal area between Onrus beach and Sandbaai.