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.

June 2019

Sat
22

Walk: Join us for a guided walk on Thursley Common

Location: Meet in the Moat car park, south of Elstead, on the minor road between Elstead and Thursley. No toilets.
Postcode: GU8 6LW (Google map)

A search for heathland species including woodlark and tree pipit Thursley is also famous for dragonflies, and attracts the hobbies that feed on them. Bring binoculars if you have them! Walks usually last 2-2.5 hours. Bring binoculars if you have them!

Time: 9.30am

Price: Members free, non-members suggested £2 donation

Telephone: 07794 835571

E-mail: richmondrspb@yahoo.co.uk

July 2019

Sat
6

Walk: Join us for a guided walk on Bookham Commons

Location: Meet at The Hundred Pound car park at the end of Bookham Road, past Downside, south of Cobham. No toilets.
Postcode: KT11 3JU (Google map)

Our annual walk for butterflies as well as birds. Fingers crossed for purple emperors and possibly nightingales and goshawk. Walks usually last 2 - 2.5 hours. Bring binoculars if you have them!

Time: 10am

Price: Members free, non-members suggested £2 donation.

Telephone: 07794 835571

E-mail: richmondrspb@yahoo.co.uk

August 2019

Wed
21

Minibus trip to Oare Marshes

Location: Pick up points Richmond, Twickenham and Teddington. First pick up 7.30am.

The autumn wader migration should be well underway by now, providing opportunities for us to test our identification skills with little stints, whimbrel and sandpipers, as well as commoner species. Booking essential.

Time: 7.30am to 7pm.

Price: Members £25, non-members £28

Booking essential

E-mail: rodrtbirds@btinternet.com