Peach Trees — 23rd September 2022
Gold Creek Reservoir — 27th September 2022
October 2022 Meeting — 6th October 2022
Our activities include conservation and research-oriented projects, educational activities, and activities which provide opportunities to meet with other people interested in birds and birding and to share experiences.
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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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Bird identification can be difficult, even for experienced birders, and many discussions occur during group walks and camps on this subject.
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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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“Of those bird species known to have been present or to have visited regularly in Australia when Europeans settled in 1788, 1.9% are Extinct and a further 11.5 % are considered Threatened. Some 6.0 % are Near Threatened.”
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Organizations like Birds Queensland assist with scientific research projects by raising money each year and allocating it as grants.
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Birds Queensland is a non-profit organisation that finances its own activities. Our logo is the brightly coloured and beautiful Sunbird which is normally found only between Normanton and Bundaberg.
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Access files, videos and the hardcopy library catalogue
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Welcome to the Birds Queensland member’s area. These pages contain information that will only be available to BQ members.
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Bellbird Grove

Directions: Bellbird Grove lies in the Southern part of the D’Aguilar National
Park. Follow Waterworks Rd and Mt Nebo Rd past D’Aguilar National
Park headquarters. Turn right at the sign for Bellbird Grove, which
is 6 km from the road junction with Settlement Road. Bellbird Grove is
a further two kilometres down the hill.

The area is good for woodland birds, such as Wonga Pigeon
or Spotted Quail-Thrush. In dry periods the causeway where the entrance road
crosses the creek brings may birds to drink at dawn and dusk. Bellbird Grove is
also a good picnic spot for families. Jolly’s Lookout is a further 14 km down Mt Nebo Road.

eBird bird list: https://ebird.org/australia/hotspot/L1517847

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Olive-backed Sunbird (Cinnyris jugularis) © Vince Bugeja