Shorebirds 101

Community Event

17 Nov 2019

If you’re curious and want to learn more about the amazing life of migratory shorebirds then join BirdLife Australia for this informative workshop. View the birds through telescopes set up on the beach and learn about the different species that spend the summer months on the shores of the area, followed by a presentation. We will also have a few binoculars and telescopes available on the day.

Morning tea will be provided along with a free shorebird ID guide.

This event is run by BirdLIfe Australia’s Sharing our Shores with Coastal Wildlife Project and supported by Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges Natural Resources Management Board.

Meeting point: Thompson Beach Community Shed, about 150m from the end of Ruskin Road, Thompson Beach. Look for the BirdLife Australia sign.

What to bring:
– minimum 1 litre of water and some snacks
– loose fitting clothes appropriate for the weather
– sturdy footwear
– warm jumper and rainproof jacket just in case
– sun screen, personal medication
– hat or cap
– insect repellent
– binoculars.

Bookings: This event is free but registration is essential.


Disabled access available


Free Entry

Event Times

17 Nov 2019

Once Only Event


Thompson Beach

The Esplanade, Thompson Beach, 5501

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