Outings for 2019

Sun, 24 Feb 2019 9:00 Newport Lakes & Jawbone Reserve, Lakes Drive Newport, Maddox Road Williamstown
Melways 55 G 3
& 55 F 8
Newport Lakes bird list
Newport Lakes Map
Jawbone Reserve bird list
Jawbone Reserve Map

Meet at the carpark near the toilets, via Lakes Drive (Melway 55 G 3).

After visiting Newpor lakes we will travel to the western end of Jawbone Reserve via Maddox Rd (Melway 55 F 8). We will also be visiting the eastern end of the reserve, parking in Crofton Drive (Melway 55 H 9). Bring morning tea, lunch and chair. Toilets available at Newport Lakes Park.

Enquiries: Tania Ireton
bayside@birdlife.org.au
0433 015 282
Sat, 6 Apr 2019 9:00 Devilbend Reservoir, Hodgins Road Tuerong,
Melways 153 B 9
Devilbend Reserve bird list
Devilbend Reserve Map

Meet at Bittern Reservoir car park on Hodgins Rd, approx 2km from intersection with Derril Rd. For drivers coming from Melbourne, turn off the Peninsula Link Freeway or Moorooduc Highway at Old Moorooduc Rd in the direction of Tuerong and then approx. 250m, turn left into Tuerong Rd. Drive to T-junction with Derril Rd, turn right and drive 3km to intersection with Hodgins Rd. The walk will traverse remnant woodland, old open pasture and the reservoirs. Bring morning tea, lunch and chair. Toilet facilities are at other end of Devilbend Reservoir at picnic ground off Graydens Rd, over reservoir causeway.

Enquiries: Tania Ireton
bayside@birdlife.org.au
0433 015 282
Sat, 27 Apr 2019 9:00 Brimbank Park, Keilor Park Drive Keilor East,
Melways 15 B 10
Brimbank Park bird list
Brimbank Park Map

Enter at the main entrance off Keilor Park Drive (Melway map 15 B 10) and meet at the middle car park at Car Park ‘C’ on Park Drive (Melway map 14 H 10). Bring lunch for after walk. Toilets available.

Enquiries: Tania Ireton
bayside@birdlife.org.au
0433 015 282
Sun, 26 May 2019 9:00 Moorooduc Quarry, Two Bays Road Mt Eliza,
Melways 106 A 7
Moorooduc Quarry bird list
Moorooduc Quarry Map

Meet at the picnic area car park opposite the entrance to the walk. Note that there is a steep stairway around the quarry. We'll walk around the quarry, have morning tea, then follow the walking track through the picnic area to the lake, finishing with lunch. Toilets available.

Enquiries: Tania Ireton
bayside@birdlife.org.au
0433 015 282
Sat, 29 Jun 2019 9:00 Rigby's Wetland, Garnett Road Wheelers Hill,
Melways 81 A 1
Rigby’s Wetland bird list
Rigby’s Wetland Map

Meet at the first car park in Mulgrave Reserve, Garnett Road, Wheelers Hill, off Wellington Road, Melway map 81 A 1. The entrance to the reserve is on the right, not far after a chicane in the road and well before a roundabout. The walk will be followed by lunch. Bring chairs, toilets may be available if the sports pavilion is open.

Enquiries: Brendan McDonald
brendanmcdonald61@icloud.com
0477 085 031