Merri Bird Survey #1 in 2021 - Various locations
Provided COVID-19 restrictions permit, bird surveys will be held at seven sites along Merri Creek as listed below. Beginners welcome. BYO binoculars if possible, but no dogs please, as they reduce the number and variety of birds to be seen.
Registration is not required except for Galgi Ngarrk. See details below. For all other locations just arrive by 8:45 AM.
The contact for all Birdwatch events is Ann McGregor 0429 386 102. If you would like to receive emal reminders prior to future surveys register here.
Egan Reserve - Harding St - Strettle Reserve - Normanby Ave: Meet at bluestone steps at the end of The Grove, East Coburg (Melway 30 A3).
Edwardes Lake: Meet at the playground adjacent to Griffiths St, Reservoir (Melway 18 E5).
CERES - Moreland Rd: Meet at the seats on Merri Path at rear of CERES, East Brunswick (Melway 30 B7).
Merri Park and Phillips Reserve: Meet at end of Victoria St, East Brunswick, at the BBQ shelter (Melway 30 B8).
Hall Reserve - Yarra Bend Park: Meet at the Rotunda, Hall Reserve, Clifton Hill (Melway 2D D1).
Galada Tamboore: Meet at the end of Hatty Court, Campbellfield (Melway 7 K6).
Galgi Ngarrk (Craigieburn Grasslands): Meet at the O’Herns Rd gate off Hume Highway, Somerton (Melway 180 E6). Note this survey at Galgi Ngarrk may not be completed until around 12 noon. Please register beforehand with Bridget Gardner: 0417 519 251.
Come along and help monitor the Merri Creek's water quality. ...