TAMWORTH BIRDWATCHERS Inc
Crimson Rosella - photo Bob Faulkner
Covid-19 and TBW Outings (V170920)
• It is the aim of the TBW Committee to run TBW Outings in a Covid Safe Way.
• This is in addition to the normal safety rules.
Motion passed at Committee Meeting (28/8/20):-
“While there are Covid restrictions the leader of each outing will be responsible for checking the current Covid restrictions on the NSW Website.
The leader will advise participants of the restrictions at the start of the outing.”
• It is the responsibility of each participant to follow the Leader(s)’ instructions.
Members & guests agree to this understanding when they sign on.
• The Leaders are volunteers and need your support, especially during this difficult time.
• Pre-booking is essential. Contact the Leader to book your place
PROPOSED EVENTS FOR 2021
Tuesday morning birdwalks
Tuesday morning birdwalks on second and fourth Tuesdays at 8am.
The final one for 2021 will be on 14th Dec
The contact person is Joan Dunne Phone 6762 4553
Nov 20 Saturday Outing Botanic Gardens Tamworth 8:00 am, AGM 10:00 am
Dec 4 Christmas Party, at Margaret and Bill Crisps 228, Dunoon Road. Moore Creek
Jan 15 Annual Outing to Sheba Dam, Leader Joan Dunne Ph 0427 117 902
Feb 27 Saturday Outing
Mar 27 Saturday Outing
Australian King Parrot - Photo Bob Faulkner
Oct 21 Yellow-tailed Black-Cockatoo, 3 at Peel River Tamworth, unknown man via Annabel Ashworth
Oct 22 Yellow-tailed Black-Cockatoo, 2 at King George Ave, Tamworth, Joan Dunne
Oct 24 Crimson Chat between Tarpoly and Borah TSRs Hastings Birdwatchers
Oct 25 Red-winged Parrot pair off Appleby Lane Tamworth, Annabel Ashworth
Oct 25 Cuckoo Pallid Cuckoo in Fairs Road off Appleby Lane, Tamworth, Annabel Ashworth
Nov 2 Black Swan, 10 at Keepit Dam North Shore, Euan Leckie
Nov 2-3 Rufous Whistler Juvenile at Calala, Jan Hosking
Nov 5 Scaly-breasted Lorikeet in Longyard area Tamworth, Alan Lisle
Nov 6 Black-fronted Dotterel, 2 at Windmill Estate, also Zebra and Plum-headed Finch, Joan Dunne
Nov 7 Hibrid Crimson/Eastern Rosella at Calala , Jan Hosking
Nov 8 Yellow-tailed Black-Cockatoo, 2 at Paceway, Showground Rd., Tamworth, Chris Kane
Oct/Nov White-winged Triller male at Calala, Jan Hosking
Budgerigars - Photo: Denise Kane
Links- -USEFUL LINKS :-
Birding-Aus - A birding discussion group
NSW ORAC ( NSW Ornithological Appraisal Records Committee )
Graeme Chapman Natural History Photographer
Michael Dahlem Birds of Australia (Narrabri birdwatcher and photographer)
Wirefence - a UK based collection of useful birding resources for all ages
Making Nestboxes - links