South Dublin Branch - Events

Arctic Warbler - Inishmore, Galway (photo: Dermot Breen)

Calendar of Upcoming Events

August 2019

Outdoor Meeting

Date: Monday, 26th August at 19:30.
Outing to: Sandymount Strand, Dublin.
Extra information: Cross over the rail line at Merrion Gates and proceed along Strand Road to the first car park on the right where we meet at 19:30. For a map showing the meeting point click here. The meeting point is at Flag 1.
We are hoping to observe the annual late summer arrival of terns to roost at Sandymount Strand. Wellington boots or similar advised.

September 2019

Indoor Meeting

Date: Tuesday, 3rd September.
Location: The Graduate Pub, Rochestown Avenue.
Title: House Sparrows.
Speaker: Sean Kingston.

Outdoor Meeting

Date & time to meet: Sunday, 8th September at 10:30.
Outing to: Shanganagh Park, Shankill.
Extra information: Family Event, 'See what you don't'. Bird watching workshop for children from 5 to 99 years old in Shanganagh Park. Meet in Shankill Football Club car park. For a map showing the meeting point click here. The meeting point is at Flag 2.

October 2019

Indoor Meeting

Date: Tuesday, 1st October.
Location: The Graduate Pub, Rochestown Avenue.
Title: Irish Wetland Birds Survey.
Speaker: BirdWatch Ireland's I-WeBS National Coordinator, Niamh Fitzgerald.

Outdoor Meeting

Date & time to meet: Sunday, 6th October at 10:30.
Outing to: Kilcoole, Wicklow.
Extra information: Meet in Kilcoole's train station car park.

November 2019

Indoor Meeting

Date: Tuesday, 5th November.
Location: The Graduate Pub, Rochestown Avenue.
Title: What's black and white and wears a GPS collar?
Speaker: Aoibheann Gaughan.
Extra information: Aoibheann will talk about the findings of her PhD research work, which involved GPS tracking of badgers either side of the N11.

Outdoor Meeting (Coach Trip)

Date: Sunday, 10th November.
Outing to: Belfast Lough and Oxford Island, Lough Neagh.
Booking details: Bookings are taken at our indoor meetings.
Extra information: On the day, we meet outside the old Dun Laoghaire Ferry Terminal on Harbour Road. Coach departing at 08:30 sharp.