Important Notice: There will be NO ACCESS to the Price saltfields until further notice.
Draft Minutes of the General Meeting held on 26 July 2014 through the Members Menu
SA Murray Darling Rangelands Region Bird Monitoring - Burra Workshop 29-30 November: more information
Adjunct Professor Rob Fowler - Forum4Nature Speech Speech
New taxonomic list of the birds of South Australia
Friday, 26 September 2014
GENERAL MEETING - Jean Turner and Aleisa Lemanna: 'Samphire Coast Icon Project - Conservation Outcomes for Shorebirds'
Sunday, 28 September 2014
FIELD TRIP - Brookfield Conservation Park
Meet at 8.30am just inside the gate, approximately 35km east of Truro. The entrance is 2km past “8 mile corner” at a gentle left bend on an otherwise straight road.
Friday - Monday, 3-6 October 2014
OCTOBER LONG WEEKEND CAMPOUT - Nature Foundation SA, Hiltaba Nature Reserve
The campout will be held at the Shearers’ Quarters, Hiltaba Nature Reserve at the western end of the Gawler Ranges. Limited accommodation is available as well as a fully equipped kitchen, showers and toilets.
From Port Augusta two routes are available – via Eyre Highway to Wirrulla (c. 440 km) (Google Maps http://goo.gl/maps/Wka0h) or thru the Gawler Ranges (c. 310 km) (Google Maps http://goo.gl/maps/dHB15). Note that there is no fuel available until Mt Ive Station on the shorter route.
Saturday, 11 October 2014
FIELD TRIP - Scott Creek Conservation Park
Meet at 8.30am at the Almanda Mine Site car park area on Dorset Vale Road. Take the SE Freeway and leave it at the Stirling exit. At the roundabout, turn right to Longwood. After approx. 2.5 to 3 km. turn right towards Cherry Gardens, turning left into Dorset Vale Road approx. 2km before reaching Cherry Gardens.
Thursday, 16 October 2014
FIELD TRIP - Onkaparinga River Recreation Park (Onkaparinga Wetlands)
Meet at 8.30am at Port Noarlunga Oval Car Park off Britain Drive.
Friday, 31 October 2014
GENERAL MEETING - John Spiers: 'The South African Penguin'
Sunday, 2 November 2014
FIELD TRIP - Clements Gap Conservation Park
Meet at 8.30am. Head north through Port Wakefield to Redhill. Make a left hand turn onto a dirt road about 3km north of Redhill and drive about 8 km. turn left onto Bitumen for 3 km. The Park camping area is on the right and opposite a Church. Camping is permissible in the open area behind the pine fence. Toilets are available, but no water. You can arrive any time on the Saturday if you plan to camp.
Thursday, 15 November 2014
FIELD TRIP - Browns Road, Monarto
Meet at 8.30am at Browns Road, Monarto, just off the old Murray Bridge Road. Leave the SE Freeway at the Callington exit. Drive through Callington and turn right onto the old Murray Bridge road. The junction is on the left at the top of the hill.
Saturday, 20 November 2014
FIELD TRIP - Kaiserstuhl Conservation Park
Meet at 8.30am at the Tanunda Creek Road CP gate. The Park is located 12 km. southeast of Tanunda in the Barossa Valley. From Tanunda take the main Tanunda to Angaston Road (Mengler Hill Road) for 8km to the southerly turn off onto Tanunda Creek Road. The Park is approximately 4km along this road.
Saturday, 15 November 2014
FIELD TRIP - Horsnell Gully Conservation Park
Meet at 8.30am. Travel up the Old Norton Summit Road and turn right into Horsnell Gully Road. This leads to a quarry gate just prior to which, on the right, is a track leading into the park.
Friday, 28 November 2014
GENERAL MEETING - Pre-Christmas Members Night
GENERAL MEETING ARE HELD IN THE Charles Hawker Conference Centre
Anyone is welcome to come along to the General Meetings and Field Trips.
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