Calendar of events

This page features events likely to be of interest to birdwatchers in Wales, including those organised by affiliated Bird Clubs. If you are organising an event that you would like included, please contact us at the email address below.

We strongly recommend that you check with the organiser before attending an event, in case last-minute changes have been made to arrangements. If viewing on a mobile device, click the arrow next to the month to show later dates, and click ‘+’ to expand for more information.

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Cambrian Ornithological Society : Indoor Meeting – Challenging times for bird conservation in Ireland. 7:30 pm
Cambrian Ornithological Society : Indoor Meeting – Challenging times for bird conservation in Ireland.
Sep 6 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Friday 6th September: Challenging times for bird conservation in Ireland by Niall Hatch (BirdWatch Ireland) BirdWatch Ireland is the largest independent conservation organisation in Eire. Niall Hatch, Development Officer, will discuss some of the challenges they face. Indoor meetings are held at Pensychnant Conservation Centre at 7.30pm. Hot drink and biscuits provided afterwards. Donation requested: £1 (members), £2 (non-members).
Wrexham Birdwatchers Society : Indoor Meeting, AGM, Members Evening. 7:30 pm
Wrexham Birdwatchers Society : Indoor Meeting, AGM, Members Evening.
Sep 6 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Further Information – kevjsmith3@hotmail.com
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Glamorgan Bird Club : Outdoor Meeting – Nash Point & Cwm Nash. 9:00 am
Glamorgan Bird Club : Outdoor Meeting – Nash Point & Cwm Nash.
Sep 11 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
Wednesday 11th September – Nash Pt and Cwm Nash (F) 2-3 – Autumn migration can mean passage passerines may be present. If not, there’s plenty more to see including with luck, Chough and Fulmar.Field Meetings (F) – Please contact John Wilson (info@glamorganbirds.org.uk) before the due date. Bring packed lunch and suitable clothing/footware. Participants may be expected to car share. The ...
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Gwent Ornithological Society : Outdoor Meeting – Llanwenarth. 9:00 am
Gwent Ornithological Society : Outdoor Meeting – Llanwenarth.
Sep 14 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Title: Llanwenarth When: Saturday 14 September 2019 09.00 hrs – 12.00 hrs Speaker/Leader: Andrew Baker – Category: Outdoor Description Easy walk along R. Usk; 3hr. Meet at St Peter’s Church, Llanwenarth Contact is Andrew Baker: 01873 830539 For further information please contact Dave Brassey on 01633 664212. Note that in some rural areas the nearest post code (and therefore your ...
Carmarthenshire Bird Club : Outdoor Meeting – Kidwelly Quay. 9:30 am
Carmarthenshire Bird Club : Outdoor Meeting – Kidwelly Quay. @ Kidwelly Quay
Sep 14 @ 9:30 am – 4:00 pm
Kidwelly Quay and Kymer’s Canal09:30Kidwelly QuayKidwelly Quay and Kymer’s Canal walk. Meet at the Quay car park at 9:30.Location – https://www.google.co.uk/maps/dir//51.7332462,-4.3212583/@51.7331365,-4.3214407,18z Events organiser Wendell Thomas – 07912 577626
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Glamorgan Bird Club : Indoor Meeting – AGM & Quiz 7:30 pm
Glamorgan Bird Club : Indoor Meeting – AGM & Quiz
Sep 17 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Tuesday 17th September – AGM and quiz (I) – Our annual reviews with refreshments and quiz afterwards. (re-arranged from April as a result of the Club status change). Meeting to be held at Kenfig Reserve Centre unless otherwise advised. Starting at 7:45.
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Glamorgan Bird Club : Field Meeting – Monthly Walks at Kenfig. 9:00 am
Glamorgan Bird Club : Field Meeting – Monthly Walks at Kenfig.
Sep 21 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Monthly Walks (Kenfig NNR) – 2-3 – These take place on the third Saturday of each month. Note the non-running of the one due on Sat 21st April 2018 – see list below. Meet at the Reserve Centre at 9.00a.m. and run to 12:00 at the latest. Contact Strinda Davies for details or alternatively Dave Carrington (07790939743).
Wrexham Birdwatchers Society : Outdoor Meeting – Llanfairfechan & Spinnies. 9:30 am
Wrexham Birdwatchers Society : Outdoor Meeting – Llanfairfechan & Spinnies.
Sep 21 @ 9:30 am – 4:30 pm
Leader – Marian Williams. Further Information – kevjsmith3@hotmail.com
Cambrian Ornithological Society : Outdoor Meeting – Porthmadog area. 10:00 am
Cambrian Ornithological Society : Outdoor Meeting – Porthmadog area.
Sep 21 @ 10:00 am – 4:30 pm
Saturday 21st September: Field Trip to Porthmadog area We’ll look for waders and grebes as we stroll along the coast, then maybe move further toards Criccieth. Leaders Andy Clarke & Geoff Gibbs. Meet 10.00am, at Borth-y-Gest, Morfa Bychan Car Park; SH 565376.
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Glamorgan Bird Club : Outdoor Meeting – Portland Bird Obs. 12:00 pm
Glamorgan Bird Club : Outdoor Meeting – Portland Bird Obs.
Sep 27 @ 12:00 pm – Sep 29 @ 5:00 pm
Friday 27th to Sunday 29th September – Portland Observatory (F) 2 – a weekend visit staying Fri and Sat nights. Autumn migration should be under way. Contact John Wilson to secure your place – max 18 beds. (info@glamorganbirds.org.uk)
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Gwent Ornithological Society : Indoor Meeting – Wildlife in Spitsbergen, Revisited. 7:30 pm
Gwent Ornithological Society : Indoor Meeting – Wildlife in Spitsbergen, Revisited.
Sep 28 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Wildlife in Spitsbergen – Revisited, Al will take us to within 700 miles of the North Pole on this his second visit to Spitsbergen undertaken in 2017. Speaker – Al Venables. All indoor meetings are held on Saturdays at Goytre Village Hall, Penperlleni (SO 323 046) and start at 7:30pm. An entrance fee of £2.00 includes tea and biscuits. Open ...
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