Outings for 2021

Sat, 27 Feb 2021 9:30 Cranbourne Botanic Gardens, Ballarto Road Cranbourne,
Melways 133 K 12
Cranbourne Botanic Gardens bird list
Cranbourne Botanic Gardens Map

Take South Gippsland Hwy, turn right at Ballarto Rd. Meet at Stringybark Picnic Area, gates open 9:00am. Bring morning tea and lunch.

Enquiries: Tania Ireton
bayside@birdlife.org.au
0433 015 282
Sun, 28 Mar 2021 9:00 Tootgarook Wetlands & Baldry's Crossing, via 312 Boneo Road Boneo, Baldry's Road Main Ridge
Melways 170 A 9
& 254 G 6
Tootgarook Wetlands bird list
Tootgarook Wetlands Map
Baldrys Crossing bird list
Baldrys Crossing Map

Enter through the Boneo Park Equestrian Centre, 312 Boneo Road, Boneo (Melway map 170 A9). Look for temporary BirdLife Bayside signs to direct you to the wetlands car park just past the restaurant. Toilets available at Boneo Park. After the walk we will travel via Browns Road and Baldrys Road to Baldrys Crossing. Bring lunch, afternoon tea and chair.

Meet at the carpark on Baldry's Road. We'll be walking one of the circuit walks.

Enquiries: David Ap-Thomas
0429 939 036
Sat, 24 Apr 2021 9:00 Churchill National Park, Churchill Park Drive Lysterfield South,
Melways 82 C 10
Churchill National Park bird list
Churchill National Park Map

The entrance is on Churchill Park Drive (turn right from Power Road). If the gates are open, drive in as far as the road goes, past the toilets on the right and park in the furthest car park. If the gates are shut, park in the car park on the opposite side of the road from the gates.

Enquiries: Tania Ireton
bayside@birdlife.org.au
0433 015 282
Sun, 23 May 2021 9:00 The Briars, 450 Nepean Highway Mount Martha,
Melways 145 F 12
The Briars bird list
The Briars Map

Meet in the Visitor Centre car park (Melway map 145 F 12). Bring morning tea, lunch and a chair. Toilets available.

Enquiries: Tania Ireton
bayside@birdlife.org.au
0433 015 282
Sun, 27 Jun 2021 9:00 Woodlands Historic Reserve, Somerton Road Greenvale,
Melways 178 B 6
Woodlands Historic Park bird list
Woodlands Historic Park Map

Turn off Somerton Road into the car park (Melway map 178 B 6), take the right hand road. We will be meeting in the car park near the toilets. Bring lunch and afternoon tea as this will be an all day outing. Toilets available.

Enquiries: Brendan McDonald
brendanmcdonald61@icloud.com
0477 085 031
Sat, 31 Jul 2021 9:00 Banyule Flats Reserve, Somerset Drive View Bank,
Melways 32 F 2
Banyule Flats Reserve bird list
Banyule Flats Reserve Map

From Rosanna Road, turn east into Banyule Road. Follow winding road, turn right into Somerset Drive. Watch for right turn to reserve. Takes about 45 minutes from Beaumaris. Meet in carpark. Bring morning tea.

Enquiries: Tania Ireton
bayside@birdlife.org.au
0433 015 282
Sat, 30 Oct 2021 8:30 Karkarook Park, Fairchild Street Heatherton,
Melways 78 D 7
Karkarook Park bird list
Karkarook Park Map

Meet at the car park off Fairchild Street. Bring morning tea. Toilets available.

*** BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL, LIMIT 15
*** RESTRICTED TO FULLY VACCINATED, MUST BRING PROOF OF VACCINATION

Enquiries: Tania Ireton
bayside@birdlife.org.au
0433 015 282
Sun, 31 Oct 2021 8:30 Karkarook Park, Fairchild Street Heatherton,
Melways 78 D 7
Karkarook Park bird list
Karkarook Park Map

Meet at the car park off Fairchild Street. Bring morning tea. Toilets available.

*** BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL, LIMIT 15
*** RESTRICTED TO FULLY VACCINATED, MUST BRING PROOF OF VACCINATION

Enquiries: Tania Ireton
bayside@birdlife.org.au
0433 015 282
Sat, 27 Nov 2021 9:00 Balbirooroo Wetlands & Coolart, Civic Court Balnarring, Lord Somers Road Somers
Melways 193 C 6
& 193 H 9
Balbirooroo Wetlands bird list
Balbirooroo Wetlands Map
Coolart Wetlands and Homestead Reserve bird list
Coolart Wetlands and Homestead Reserve Map

There are two entrances into Civic Court but one is a dead-end. Take the entrance between Russell Street and Hurley Court and meet near the roundabout at the end.

Meet in the visitor's carpark at Coolart. We will visit Minsmere Hide prior to lunch and then have a longer walk in the afternoon.

*** BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL, LIMIT 30
*** RESTRICTED TO FULLY VACCINATED, MUST BRING PROOF OF VACCINATION

Enquiries: Tania Ireton
bayside@birdlife.org.au
0433 015 282