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

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

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

FLIGHT FOR BIRDERS IDENTIFICATION AND CONSERVATION COURSE IN HERMANUS

Happening from the 9th February 2019 to 10th February 2019
FLIGHT FOR BIRDERS A bird identification course for novice and intermediate bird-watchers: Community Hall, Mollergren Park, Hermanus 9 & 10 February 2019 The “Flight for Bird... Read more

BIRDLIFE OVERBERG ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING 2019

Happening on the 11th February 2019
This is the first announcement of the Annual General Meeting to be held on Monday 11 February 2019. The official announcement, together with the Chairman's and Treasurer's reports will be f... Read more

WEST COAST NP WADER BASH 2019

Happening from the 15th February 2019 to 17th February 2019
WEST COAST NP WADER BASH 2019 The SANParks Honorary Rangers West Coast Region in conjunction with the West Coast National Park (WCNP) invites you to participate in the WADER BASH 2019. The ... Read more

BIRDING BIG COUNT DAY ON 16 FEBRUARY 2019

Happening on the 16th February 2019
We will again do our next quarterly big count in the various regions of the Overberg on 16 February. Remember that we try to establish how species diversity changes through different seasons throug... Read more

MONTHLY BIRDLIFE OVERBERG COASTAL CLEAN-UP ON 23 FEBRUARY 2019

Happening on the 23rd February 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