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Except where indicated, all events are free and non-members are welcome. Please check e-Wings, our Facebook page, or with the Secretary, for changes in the schedule.

For other activities, see the branch website.


Sunday 13 August: Pelagic boat trip (BirdWatch Ireland members only). Meet at Baltimore Pier, 7.00am. Cost €50. Limited places: booking essential (book with Nicholas Mitchell or Paul Connaughton). Leader: Paul Connaughton

Saturday 19 August: Heritage Week family event: Celtic Ross Hotel, Rosscarbery, 1.30pm. Leader: Paul Connaughton.

Saturday 26 August: Heritage Week event: IWDG Whale Watch Day, Galley Head, 2.00pm. Park at Galley Head waist.

Sunday 3 September: Seawatch at Old Head of Kinsale. Meet in car park before golf club at 8.45am. Booking essential (contact Peter Wolstenholme or Nicholas Mitchell).

Saturday 16 September: Day trip to Cape Clear for autumn migration (BirdWatch Ireland members only). Booking required (contact Nicholas Mitchell or Peter Wolstenholme), cost €25. Meet in Baltimore, 7.45am. Leader: Paul Connaughton.

Friday 6 to Sunday 8 October: Weekend trip to Beara and Dursey Island for autumn migrants. Full programme on the branch's website.

Sunday 22 October: Mizen Head day-trip. Meet at Mizen Vision, 7.30am. Leader: Dan Ballard.

Sunday 26 November: Rosscarbery estuary. Meet at Celtic Ross Hotel, 10.30am, for car-pooling. Leader: Nicholas Mitchell.

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