BirdLife KZN Midlands


BirdLife Kwa-Zulu Natal Midlands:

Committee:

Chairman: Peter Divall 033 239 5537
Vice-Chairperson: Eve Hughes 033 330 2723,
Treasurer: Viv O’Neill 083 464 7666
Secretary: Sally Cumming 072 119 4253,

Membership Secretary: Pam Nicol 033 330 2947
Rarities/SABAP2: Colin Summersgill 083 782 5113
Conservation: Karin Nelson 072 779 4219
e-Newsletter: Rosemary Forrester  082 767 7366

Evening Meetings: Norman Freeman 083 453 7949

Club website: http://midlandsbirdclub.blogspot.com/

Pietermaritzburg evening meetings are held at Woodgrove Retirement Centre on the second Tuesday of alternate months at 18h00.

Howick evening meetings are held in the Ambers Auditorium in Amber Valley on the third Wednesday of the month at 18h00. Entry R10 or by donation.

Bird ringing: Contact Karin Nelson on 033 3303027 or 072 7724219.

  • Darvill
  • Karkloof Conservancy
  • Cedara

Please contact the coordinator before an outing to confirm the time of meeting and other arrangements. Coordinators of outings to private property must please phone the owner a week in advance to confirm the outing.

July2017

Sunday 2 – Morning outing to Darvill at 7h30. Coordinator Gordon Bennett 033 386 5555

Sunday 16 – Outing to Pigeon Valley near Durban. Coordinator Ian Gordon 083 570 6782

Wednesday 19 – Presentation in Ambers Auditorium at 18h00 by Drummond Densham entitled “Umgano Project Update”

Wednesday 26 – Morning outing to Hilton College Nature Reserve. There is a fee of R30pp. Meet the coordinator Peter Divall at the entrance gates to the college at 7h30.Contact details 033 239 5537 or 083 263 4169

15 July – 15 Aug – Water Bird Counts (CWACs).  Contact Eve Hughes 033 330 2723 or 082 872 4333

Saturday 29 – Coordinated Avifaunal Road (CAR).   Contact Peter Divall 033 239 5537 or 083 263 4169

August 2017

Sunday 6 – Morning outing to Darvill at 7h00. Coordinator Gordon Bennett 033 386 5555

Tuedays 8 – Presentation in Woodgrove at 18h00 by Drummond Densham entitled  “Umgano Project Update”

Wednesday 16 – Presentation in Ambers Auditorium at 18h00 by David Allan on Surveying the fantastic waterbird populations of the Elephant Marsh in southern Malawi”

Sunday 20Day outing to Zulu Falls near Mooi River to see the breeding Bald Ibis. Coordinator Colin Summersgill 033 818 9013 or 060 827 3785.

Wednesday 30Morning outing to Cumberland . Meet at Greendale Shopping centre to arrange transport. Coordinator Norman Freeman 033239 6843 or 083 453 7949. There is an entrance fee of R20pp.