Events

BIRDING OUTING TO THE ZOETENDAL WINE ESTATE, ELIM DISTRICT

Happening on the 25th October 2018
BIRDING OUTING TO THE ZOETENDAL WINE ESTATE, ELIM DISTRICT Steve Peck recently did a “recce” to this wine estate and came away very impressed. See his brief report with some images be... Read more

BIRDING CRUISE ON THE LADY STANFORD ALONG THE KLEIN RIVER

Happening on the 27th October 2018
We had a hugely successful birding cruise along the Klein River in June. Read the report and view the images at this link: http://www.westerncapebirding.co.za/overberg/news/2429/gentle_birding_cr... Read more

MORNING OUTING TO THE ELGIN VALLEY ON SATURDAY 3 NOVEMBER 2018

Happening on the 3rd November 2018
We have not attended the Elgin Open Gardens event for some years now and it was decided to combine this with a visit to Jessie Walton’s bird hides at Keurbos. We will start at Jessie’s ... Read more

FLIGHT FOR BIRDERS COURSE IN KNYSNA

Happening from the 9th November 2018 to 10th November 2018
FLIGHT FOR BIRDERS A bird identification course for novice and intermediate bird-watchers: NG Church Hall, Knysna 9 & 10 November 2018 The “Flight for Birders” bird ident... Read more

MIDWEEK TOUR TO KOSTAPLENTI AT NATURES VALLEY

Happening from the 11th November 2018 to 16th November 2018
 We regret to inform you that this midweek outing is now fully booked. We can announce that we have confirmed a reservation for Kostaplenti in the beautiful Nature’s Valley for Sunda... Read more

BIRDLIFE OVERBERG YEAR-END FUNCTION

Happening on the 17th November 2018
BIRDLIFE OVERBERG YEAR-END FUNCTION – Members sharing a selection of their favourite photographs.  It was decided to again use one of the formats for our year-end function that was e... Read more

BIG BIRD COUNT AND BIRDING BIG DAY ON SATURDAY 24 NOVEMBER

Happening on the 24th November 2018
BIG BIRD COUNT AND BIRDING BIG DAY ON SATURDAY 24 NOVEMBER BirdLife South Africa’s annual Birding Big Day is this year celebrated on 24 November and we have a variety of options that memb... Read more

BIRDLIFE OVERBERG COASTAL CLEAN-UP ON 24 NOVEMBER

Happening on the 24th November 2018
Are you concerned about the impact of plastics and other marine debris on our oceans and shoreline? Do you care about the detrimental impact that this has on our coastal birds and other marine crea... Read more

MORNING OUTING TO THE NAPIER DISTRICT ON SATURDAY 1 DECEMBER 2018

Happening on the 1st December 2018
It was decided to do a summer bird count in the ever popular Napier district during our last visit to the area. Steve Peck has again agreed to lead the outing and will show us around the top birdin... Read more

BIRDLIFE OVERBERG COASTAL CLEAN-UP ON 8 DECEMBER

Happening on the 8th December 2018
Are you concerned about the impact of plastics and other marine debris on our oceans and shoreline? Do you care about the detrimental impact that this has on our coastal birds and other marine crea... Read more

CELEBRATING THE TERNS AND MORE AT THE DE MOND NATURE RESERVE

Happening on the 10th January 2019
Morning outing on Thursday 10 January 2019: Celebrating terns at the De Mond Nature Reserve  Anton will lead this outing to the ever popular De Mond Nature Reserve. Specials could include ... Read more

THE ANNUAL 'RED FLOWER' MORNING OUTING

Happening on the 19th January 2019
Morning outing on Saturday 19 January 2019: The annual “RED FLOWER MORNING BIRDING OUTING” to Rooiels and Harold Porter  This outing has become a tradition as we enjoy brillian... Read more

KZN BIRDING - MONTHLY TALK IN JANUARY 2019

Happening on the 21st January 2019
MONTHLY TALK: Monday 21 January – Carin Malan has volunteered to kick our year off on a high note by giving an illustrated talk on their tour of birding hotspots in KwaZulu-Natal. Don't m... Read more

MONTHLY BIRDLIFE OVERBERG COASTAL CLEAN-UP ON 26 JANUARY 2019

Happening on the 26th January 2019
Are you concerned about the impact of plastics and other marine debris on our oceans and shoreline? Do you care about the detrimental impact that this has on our coastal birds and other marine crea... Read more

Summer 2019 CWAC at Botriviervlei and Kleinmond Estuary

Happening on the 2nd February 2019
Our Summer 2019 CWAC at the Botriviervlei and Kleinmond Estuary is due on Saturday, 2 February 2019. Starting time will be at 08h30 at the various starting points (see below). Wear comfortable clot... Read more