jan thomas white naped honeyeaterBird surveys are held six times a year, following the natural seasons' calendar in the Melbourne region and monitoring numbers and species of birds using Australian Bird Atlas survey regime. Leader is Susan Pepper, also a member of BirdLife Australia. Four areas are surveyed: the Trin Warren Tam-boore wetlands storage pond; the Wetlands treatment pond; the creekline and Skink site; and the bushland escarpment. Another site will be added from June 2016: the Ross Straw sports fields. Results are entered into the global database eBird.

For Bird Survey dates, see our ACTIVITIES page or follow us on Facebook

Meeting place/time for Bird Surveys is:  Trin Warren Tam-boore Wetlands carpark, Oak Street, Parkville West at 8:45 am.  All welcome.  

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Contact Us

Post: Friends of Royal Park, Parkville Inc

PO Box 197, Parkville VIC 3052



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Friends of Royal Park meet every 2 months, usually at the Walmsley House, 161 Gatehouse St, Parkville.  Melway 2B B4.  Tram No. 19

Our next meeting is on Tuesday 1st August, at 7.30 PM in the Walmsley House.


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