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We produce a range of brochures and other information on birds in Queensland, and on all aspects of birding in Queensland.
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Lake Dyer Camp

BQ Camp 9th-11th June 2023


Lake Dyer is in the Lockyer Valley, and we should have a great birding weekend.

Lake Dyer Caravan and Camping Grounds.

134 Gatton Laidley Road E, Laidley Heights.


Powered sites $32 per night for 2 people. Unpowered sites $26 per night

After 3 nights, Pensioners fourth night free.

As we are a group we will not have to pay the $30.00 deposit for Shower Key.

Please ring Herb or Donna 07 54653698 or 0439368561 to book and let them know that you are with BQ.  Email:lakedyer@bigpond.com

Phone Booking Hours 9am-4,30 am Mon-Fri.

This is a gated facility. Locked from 6pm to 6am. If arriving after 5pm, please let the office know when you book as when you have paid the fees your area can be allotted and your key can be given to the leaders, who can then let you in, and direct you to your site.

No ground sheets are allowed.

No open fires.

First walk 2pm Friday.

Also please let the Leaders Marion Beeby 0401 770 751 and/or

Marie Gittins 0432 960 709 know that you plan to come.

  • Date and Time
    Friday, 9th Jun 2023
    to Sunday, 11th Jun 2023
  • Location
    Lake Dyer Caravan and Camping Ground
  • Leaders
    • Marion Beeby
    • Marie Gittins

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Olive-backed Sunbird (Cinnyris jugularis) © Vince Bugeja