Events

Unless otherwise specified, you do not need to be a member of the RSPB (or the local group) to join us on our events, and birdwatching experience is not necessary. If you have any questions please call the contact number shown with the event details.

September 2019

Fri
13

Indoor Meeting- Dr Rupert Perkins - French Pyrenees

Location: The meeting is in the Llandaff Parish Hall, Llandaff, Cardiff. The hall is located at the back right hand side of the free car park on the road leading to Llandaff Cathedral. There is disabled access.
Postcode: CF5 2DX (Google map)

Dr Rupert Perkins of Cardiff University will be presenting a talk on the natural history of the French Pyrenees. The talk will feature both birdlife and butterflies found in this scenic terrain.

Time: 7.30 pm

Price: Adults £3.00; over 60's £2.50; students/under 16's £1.00

Telephone: 07967735388

E-mail: corrinejpowell@hotmail.co.uk

Sun
22

Field Trip - WWT Llanelli

Location: Meet at the reserve car park, Llwynhendy, Llanelli (GR SS 532 984)
Postcode: SA14 9SH (Google map)

A visit to see what Llanelli Wetlands Centre has to offer, including a chance for little egret, red shank and green shank on the lagoon and scrapes.

Time: 10 am

Price: Entry to WWT Llanelli costs £9.50/£8.10 concession for non-members. WWT members free.

Telephone: 02920 843500

E-mail: vivjjenkins@yahoo.co.uk

October 2019

Fri
11

Indoor Meeting - Cate Barrow - Macro Techniques for Butterflies

Location: The meeting is in the Llandaff Parish Hall, Llandaff, Cardiff. The hall is located at the back right hand side of the free car park on the road leading to Llandaff Cathedral. (Entrance opp. the Spar Shop). There is disabled access.

Postcode: CF5 2DX (Google map)

The ever popular Cate Barrow will be back to give another entertaining talk to the group. This time she will be giving us an insight into macro techniques for butterfly photography whilst showcasing her impressive images.

Time: 7.30 pm

Price: Adults £3.00; over 60's £2.50; students/under 16's £1.00

Telephone: 07967 735388

E-mail: corrinejpowell@hotmail.co.uk

Sat
19

Forest Farm Nature Ramble

Location: Forest Farm Nature Reserve, Forest Farm Road, Whitchurch, Cardiff.
Latitude/longitude: 51.517640,-3.245500 (Google map)

Join The Friends of Forest Farm for a walk around this popular local Nature Reserve. Meet at the
Wardens Centre, Forest Farm Road, Whitchurch, CF14 7JJ. Walk starts at 10.00am and ends at about
12.30pm.

Time: 10 am

Price: Free

Telephone: 02920 843500

E-mail: vivjjenkins@yahoo.co.uk

November 2019

Fri
8

Indoor Meeting- Hugh Lansdown - Birds of the World's Wetlands

Location: Llandaff Parish Hall, Llandaff, Cardiff.
The hall is on the right hand side as you enter the car park from the High Street. There is disabled access.

Postcode: CF5 2DX (Google map)

A snapshot tour of some of the world's major wetlands and coastal areas, showcasing the different species of birds and other types of wildlife found in these diverse habitats.

Time: 7.30 pm

Price: Adults £3.00; over 60's £2.50; students/under 16's £1.00

Telephone: 07967735388

E-mail: corrinejpowell@hotmail.co.uk

Sun
17

Field Trip to Fforest Ganol and Rudry Common

Location: Meet at the Fforest Fawr car park, off Heol y Fforest Rd on the left, past Castell Coch, one mile from Tongwynlais (GR ST 141838).
Postcode: CF83 1NG (Google map)

Hawfinch and brambling are on the agenda for this walk as well as what bird species Rudry Common has to offer.

Time: 10 am

Price: Free

Telephone: 02920843500

E-mail: vivjjenkins@yahoo.co.uk