Downloads & Links

Species List

Places To Go (includes 119 locations)

Bird Routes

The Far South Coast Birdwatchers have developed three birdwatching routes in the Bega Valley – Wallagoot Lane, Bemboka and Wyndham.
Our Bird Route brochures provide a “step-by-step” guide to some of the best birdwatching routes in the shire.
click the links below to download the PDF files.

Newsletters

Some of our past newsletters are available for download here. If you want to receive them as soon as they are published, just become a member.
Click the links below to download the PDF files.

Website Links

NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service

Birdlife Australia

Canberra Ornithologists Group (COG)

Birdlife Australia

Birds in Backyards

Canberra Ornithologist Group

Photo library for identifying your sightings

Bird calls

Eurobodalla Natural History Society

Hunter Bird Observers

Australian Wader Study Group

Handbook of Birds of the World subscribe

 

Entrance Opening Policies for Local Lakes

Entrance Opening Policies for Intermittently Closing and Opening Lakes or Lagoons (ICOLLs) in the Bega Valley Shire

Policies for individual lakes can be downloaded here

Wallaga Lake
1.25m AHD or
1.1 – 1.25m for more than 3 months
http://new.mhl.nsw.gov.au/Site-219405

Cuttagee Lake
1.8m
no automatic monitoring available

Bega River
1.36m AHD or
1.26 – 1.36m and at least 200mm rain forecast
automatic monitoring currently unavailable

Wallagoot Lake
1.4m AHD or
1.2m or above and at least 100mm rain forecast to fall within the catchment
no automatic monitoring available

Back Lake
1.4m AHD or
1.2 – 1.4m and more than 100mm rain forecast
http://new.mhl.nsw.gov.au/Site-219415

Curalo Lake
1.2m AHD or
1.0 – 1.2m and at least 100mm rain forecast to fall within the catchment
http://new.mhl.nsw.gov.au/Site-22040