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ACTIVITIES JUNE 2019
Monday 10th June 2019
Fairy Meadow Community Hall, Cnr. of Cambridge Avenue & Princes H’way Fairy Meadow at 7.30pm
Guest Speaker Glenn Smith
Glenn mainly photographs in the Australian Botanic Gardens, Mount Annan and is trying to get a decent portrait shot of all the birds in the gardens, he has 39 more to go. This should be a very interesting presentation.
Please bring a plate of ‘goodies’ and a mug for supper after the meeting.
Wednesday 12th June 2019 Leader Rupert Jarvis
North Bombo Headland
Meet at 9.00 am at the end of Cliff Drive, Kiama Downs. To reach the meeting point travel through Albion Park and continue south on the Princes Highway. Take the exit signed Riverside Drive to Kiama Downs and Minnamurra and drive about 1.6 km and take a left turn into Federal Street (signed to Minnamurra) At the end turn right onto Charles Avenue. At the end turn left and immediately right into North Kiama Drive and continue along it for about 1.3 kms where at the top of an incline the road goes right over a railway bridge. Just before the bridge take the street on the left which is Cliff Drive and continue along it to the end and park. Bring morning tea.
If weather is doubtful contact Rupert on 0403 932 635
Saturday 15th June 2019. Leaders Alan & Anne Cousins
Dharawal National Park - Darkes Forest
Take the Bulli Pass to the top and just after the 80kph sign take the right-hand turn towards Appin but stay in the left lane towards Darkes Forest on the Old Princes Highway, going past Boomerang Golf Course and the M.E.T School to the next left turn to Darkes Forest.
Meet at 8.30am at the Darkes Forest Rural Fire Service Station and Community Centre 3k’s down the road on the left where arrangements have been made to use the facilities if required. We will then travel 2k’s further along the road to the parking area for trail 10H. We will carry morning tea and return to the Fire Station grounds for lunch (you will need something to sit on). After lunch we will go back to the parking area opposite the Apple Shack and take the short walk on trail 10Z to Maddens Falls.
In the event of inclement weather contact Alan or Anne on 0413869534 by 7.30am
NEXT COMMITTEE MEETING:
Monday 17th June 2019 at 2pm
The next committee meeting will be at 2pm on Monday 17th June 2019 at the home of Tom & Joan Wylie, 4 Daphne Street Bellambi 2518
Any members with anything they wish to raise are welcome to attend the meeting.
DEADLINE 20th June 2019
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Spring 2019 Camp COWRA
Cowra Holiday Park Caravan Park
12th October to 19th October 2019
The IBOC Spring 2019 Camp will be held in Cowra in Mid-Western NSW at Cowra Holiday Park from Saturday 12th October to Saturday 19th October 2019.
Cowra Holiday Park,
10256 Mid-Western H’way (Sydney Rd)
Cowra, NSW 2794 (Enter off Elouera Rd)
Phone: 02 6342 2666
Please phone the caravan park for bookings as this will ensure that you get our discounts. Members wishing to book cabins are urged to book ASAP the 1st weekend is the Bathurst 1000 and they are already getting bookings for then.
There are several different types of cabins available, all are old style and most open plan, but well fitted out. (note photos on website are out of date)
Charges range from $90 to $75 including 7 nights for the price of 6 and an additional 10% discount.
All cabins are air-conditioned. Linen is supplied on all beds
All charges are for 2 persons per cabin.
Powered sites: No en-suite $33 per night, with en-suite $44 per night for 2
When booking, remember to tell them that you are with the Illawarra Bird Observers Club
Once you have booked please let Betty know as usual, on 4236 0307, by text on mobile 0432 892 945 or by email firstname.lastname@example.org