Surveys and bird counts

Spring Cocky Count

  • Date Sunday, 13 October 2024
  • Time 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Locations The Greater Perth–Peel Region

Participate in Monitoring Forest Red-tailed Black-Cockatoos

Take part in the Spring Cocky Count, monitoring Forest Red-tailed Black-Cockatoos at their evening roost sites. This information helps us understand their seasonal movements and informs conservation efforts.

Contribute to Cockatoo Conservation

Join the Spring Cocky Count, an annual event since 2018, dedicated to monitoring Forest Red-tailed Black-Cockatoo roost sites in the Greater Perth–Peel Region.

By participating, you’ll be contributing to our understanding of their movements and conservation to ensure their survival.

The next Spring Cocky Count is scheduled for Sunday 13 October. Registrations for the Spring Cocky Count have closed for 2023. Registration dates for 2024 will be announced in the new year. 

Getting there

The Greater Perth–Peel Region: Harvey to Lancelin and inland to York (shaded in yellow and blue in the map below), at a Forest Red-tailed Black-Cockatoo roost site near you.