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Crimson Rosella - photo Bob Faulkner
 

PROPOSED EVENTS FOR 2019/20

 



Oct
24
Social Meeting, Len Walters speaking on ‘When the Rivers Run Dry”, what happens to the birds.
 
 
 
Oct
26
Saturday Outing to Tia Falls leader Geoff Mitchell Ph 0447 803 998
 
 
 
Nov
2
Glossy Black-Cockatoo Count at Pilliga Nature Reserve and State Forest, see notices
 
 
 
Nov
28
Social Meeting, Phil Sparks speaking on “The Big Dry’ Climate Change and the impact on Birds and Animals
 
 
 
Nov
30
Saturday Outing Now vacant, the previous plans had to be cancelled
 
 
 
Dec
7
Christmas Party at Crisps property Dunnoon Rd, Moore Creek, see notices
 
 
 
Jan
 
Annual Outing to Sheba Dams
 
 
 
Feb
27
Social Meeting The first for the year
 
 
 
Feb
29*
Saturday Outing
Australian King Parrot - Photo Bob Faulkner



INTERESTING AND UNUSUAL SIGHTINGS:
August/September/October Sightings

Aug
31
White-naped and White-eared Honeyeaters at Ogunbil TSR, Joan Dunne
 
 
 
Aug
31
Rainbow Bee-eater and Satin Bowerbird at Church TSR, Ogunbil, Joan Dunne
 
 
 
Aug
31
Satin Bowerbird, male and female, at Watsons Creek, Bradley Chandler, via Joan Dunne
 
 
 
Sep
2
Blue-faced Honeyeater at Erwin St South Tamworth, Joan Dunne
 
 
 
Sep
9
Rainbow Bee-eater, Masked Woodswallow and White-browed Woodswallows, approx. 20, at Jamison Creek crossing, Limbri Annabel Ashworth and Eric Fair
 
 
 
Sep
12
Australian Reed-Warbler, Blue-faced Honeyeater and Australian Hobby at Peel River, Oxley Vale, Annabel Ashworth
 
 
 
Sep
14
Painted Honeyeater at Rangari, Ian Sampson
 
 
 
Sep
16
Yellow-tailed Black-Cockatoo 5 at Dungowan Recreation Ground, Gordon Garradd
 
 
 
Sep
16
Yellow-billed Spoonbill at Gonoo Gonoo Road, Tamworth, James Ardill
 
 
 
Sep
17
Collared Sparrowhawk at Kootingal and 4 Cockatiel at Burgess Lane, James Ardill
 
 
 
Sep
18
Yellow-rumped Thornbill at Kootingal and White-winged Triller at Burgess Lane Tamworth James Ardill
 
 
 
Sep
21
Australian Figbird at Kootingal, James Ardill
 
 
 
Sep
23
Barn Owl, road kill at Forest Road, Tamworth, James Ardill
 
 
 
Sep
12-16
Spiny-cheeked, Brown and White-plumed Honeyeaters at Kootingal and Blue-faced Honeyeater at Liberty Church Goonoo Goonoo Road, Tamworth James Ardill
 
 
 
Sep
28
Painted Honeyeater at Rangari, Tamworth Birdwatchers
 
 
 
Sep
29
Channel-billed Cuckoo at “Ravensfield” Appleby Lane, Tamworth, Eric Fair
 
 
 
Oct
7
Satin Bowerbird female carrying stick at Armidale Road, East Tamworth, Brian Fair
 








Budgerigars   -   Photo: Denise Kane

USEFUL LINKS :-








Graeme Chapman   Natural History Photographer
                                    and Ornithologist.  Great photos of Australian birds
















                                 

                        
























                                 

                        


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