Experience North Down Bird Watching Club in Crawfordsburn Country Park

If you have an interest in birds, or simply enjoy getting out into Nature then this North Down Bird Watching Club programme of walks and talks is a great way to spend time and Dot Blakely is the perfect guide - her wealth of experience and knowledgeable of bird life is fantastic!

Booking is essential for all events.

Maximum of 20 places available for all bird watching mornings.

Kids welcome but must be accompanied by a parent


2020 Programme

 

Date / Time Location Type of Tour Description Cost

1 March, 10.45am

Crawfordsburn Country Park - Visitors centre 

Talk A talk on the ‘The Birds of Shetland’ by Nigel Moore.

Light lunch £5.50

Donations towards room £1

26 March, 10.30am

Crawfordsburn Country Park - Visitors centre 

Bird watch walk

A walk round the grounds looking at nesting rooks.

No charge for walk.

Light lunch available at a cost in Woodlands Cafe on site.

28 March, 6am

 

Crawfordsburn Country Park

Dawn Chorus

Meeting on the exit road of the Park. Parking just under bridge, Old Windmill Road. 

Light breakfast available at a cost from Woodlands Cafe on site

30 April, 10.30am

 

Crawfordsburn Country Park - Visitors centre 

Bird watch walk

Looking  for some of the Warblers from Africa.

No charge for walk.

Light lunch available at a cost in Woodlands Cafe on site.

28 May, 10.30am

Crawfordsburn Country Park - Visitors centre 

Bird watch walk

Enjoying some birds feeding young round the woods.

No charge for walk.

Light lunch available at a cost in Woodlands Cafe on site.

14 June, 10.45am

Crawfordsburn Country Park - Visitors centre 

Club talk

'An introductory talk on Moths' by Butterfly Conservation NI's Rachael Conway .

Light lunch £5.50

Donations towards room £1

25 June, 10.30am

Crawfordsburn Country Park - Visitors centre 

Bird watch walk

Enjoy a walk to the beautiful waterfall, looking at some of the young woodland bird.

No charge for walk.

Light lunch available at a cost in Woodlands Cafe on site.

 


Family experiences at Crawfordsburn Country Park

For Family days, Members of North Down Bird Watching Club are on hand to help with pond dipping, bird identification, etc

Wader Watches have now finished till Sept. club members will be doing kids events, pond dipping, colouring in birdie pictures, card games, at Crawfordsburn Country Park centre. 

For more information email Dot Blakely.

Opening Times

  • Times vary

Prices

  • Prices vary Free - £6.50. Booking essential

Contact Details

  • Address Crawfordsburn Country Park 32 Bridge Rd South Crawfordsburn Co. Down BT19 1JT
  • Telephone 07956 267 116
  • Email Dot Blakely
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