BirdLife Port Natal

Urban Eco Life Magazine

Click this link to read what is in the latest issue of Urban Eco Life. Go to to subscribe to the Urban Eco Life eMagazine.

St. Kitts

Saturday 11 April 2015 Roy Cowgill, Steve Davis and I visited St. Kitts – a private farm inland from Amatikulu on the North KZN Coast. The sugar cane farm has a number of dams which we birded. Waterbirds… Read More

Control Invasive Species

Click here to read SAPPI’s newsletter on controlling invasive species. Create the natural habitat for our indigenous birds to prosper.

Eshowe Weekend

Click here to find out how to book for the Eshowe Weekend.


BirdLife Port Natal sponsor work done by Coastwatch – in the interest of preserving the environment and habitat for birds. Please click here to see the Coastwatch Chairman’s report for 2014/15. To see a list of all the… Read More

Darvill, Near Pietermaritzburg

Tuesday 21 April Sally and I went to see if we could find the Lesser Jacana which had been seen there recently. It was a pleasant day with a light breeze and we arrived midday. Dam 4 was… Read More

Club History

We have a new page on the website titled “Club History”. Click here to be taken to this page. If any members can fill in any gaps in our knowledge then please advise any member of the committee.

Sheffield Beach Outing

Report by Mike White There were 20 of us for the Sheffield Beach outing on 18 April 2015. The weather was good as it gets. We were rewarded with some good sightings around the old crocodile farm ponds… Read More

Dolphin Coast April Newsletter.

Click here to read the latest Dolphin Coast newsletter.

Midlands Conservancies Outings

Click here to see the Midlands Conservancies programmed Outings.

Raptor Rescue Newsletter

Click here to read the March 2015 Raptor Rescue Newsletter.

Palmiet NR

With Mike Roseblade and Jane Morris Sunday 12 April 2015 Beautiful sunny weather brought out the birds in Palmiet Nature Reserve when a group from Westville Conservancy were joined by some BLPN members to spend 3 hours of… Read More

Paradise Valley with Elena Russell

Saturday 4th April 2015 We had a good turnout of members and visitors about 20 in all. Unfortunately the weather was not too good, rather dull and overcast. Paradise Valley is mainly forest birding plus a rather nice… Read More

Birdlife KZN Midlands Newsletter

Click here to read the BirdLife KZN Midlands newsletter for the first quarter of 2015.

Lesson Plans for Teachers

Teachers, click here to obtain Lesson Plans  related to birds, their habitats and conservation.