September 18-20 : New Zealand Dotterel Management Course

Aimed at agencies, community groups and volunteers involved with monitoring and managing dotterels.  NOTE: revised dates

November 23-25 : Wader ID Course

Learn how to spot the differences between all those tricky shorebirds.

November 30-December 02 : Watercolour Techniques Course

A weekend course with accomplished Auckland artist Sandra Morris.


January 19-25 : The Pukorokoro Miranda Field Course

 The Field Course is perfect for any naturalist. Topics covered in past courses have included geology, botany, and entomology, but with a focus on birds, identification, catching, and details on ecology of some of our shorebirds.


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For details of the events click on the course title and to book your place on one of our courses call the Centre on (09) 232 2781 or email admin@shorebirds.org.nz