Next working bee - Saturday 14 October.  

Meet at the Wonthaggi Lifesaving Club at 9am.  All welcome.

Weather Forecast

Poorneet Tadpole Season [Sep-Oct]

Temperatures are rising but the rain continues. Pied Currawongs call loudly and often.

Flax-lilies are flowering.

The flowering of plants such as Myrnong, (Yam Daisy), indicates the tubers are ready for eating.

Bulen-bulen (Superb Lyrebird) males have finished displaying.

Days and nights are of equal length.

Seven Seasons of the Kulin People

Artist - Karina H McInnes
Source - Museum Victoria

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Biennial Hooded Plover Census - 13 & 14-Nov-2010

Spring is in the air!  An important event is happening on the weekend of November 13th & 14th - the Biennial Hooded Plover Census, cordinated by Birds Australia.

Between San Remo and Inverloch that weekend, we will be counting the following species along our coastline:

Hooded Plover

Pied Oystercatchers

Red Capped Plover

Sooty Oystercatchers

All you need to bring is:

  • pair of Binnoculars
  • notebook and pen
  • hat, sunscreen, protective clothing and a drink.

How to identify birds and informative tips are available from the Bass Coast Regional Hooded Plover Coordinator.  Anyone interested in taking part can contact Steve by email by This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

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Bass Coast Friends of the Hooded Plover is a regional group of BirdLife Australia.

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