BirdLife Melbourne Weekdays Outing

  • Date Tuesday, 17 October 2023 - Wednesday, 18 October 2023
  • Time 3:00 pm - 12:00 pm
  • Locations Colac / Deans Marsh


Join us for a 2 day trip to Colac / Deans Marsh.

Day 1 leader is Adam Fry. Birding Lake Colac, Colac Bird Sanctuary and Colac Botanic Gardens. Toilets available. Scopes useful.

Day 2 leader is Phillip West. Birding Frogwood Arboretum. There will be a short talk from the owner, then birding the arboretum and the creek that runs through it. Toilets available.

Please wear suitable clothes and shoes for bushwalking, including a hat and sunscreen. Bring drinks and snacks for the walk and binoculars if you have them.

Please note that outings are very rarely cancelled, but will be automatically cancelled on days of a Total Fire Ban or severe weather.

Getting there

Tuesday 17 October – meet at Lake Colac Boat Ramp at end of Fyans St, Colac. 3.00pm to 6.00pm.

Wednesday 18 October – meet at Frogwood Arboretum, 65 Deans Marsh-Lorne Rd, Deans Marsh. 9.00am to 12.00 noon.