Membership 2017-07-10T09:55:04+00:00

Currently the club has some 300+ members, with varying degrees of participation in club activities. There is a wide range of age and experience, from relative beginners to members of the “600 Club” and professional ornithologists.

New members are always welcome.
To apply for new membership or renew your existing membership you can complete the online form here, JOIN. Please remember to transfer your membership fee electronically. Alternatively, print the membership application pdf below, fill-out the details and post to the Treasurer with your cheque.

You can also come along to one of our club nights or field trips, or you can make further inquiries from one of the club officials.

HBOC Membership Application.pdf



We need to modify our Constitution to comply with the current NSW Corporations Act. Here is the proposed new Constitution: HBOC Constitution 2017 (proposed) . A Special General Meeting (SGM) will be held on 9th August where a motion will be put, i.e. that we adopt the new constitution. The SGM will take place immediately before the regular club meeting. Here is the notification about the SGM and the motion that will be put at it: Notice of SGM_2017


February 2017 AGM

The Annual General Meeting will take place on 8 February 2017. Details are in the file below, along with copies of two Special Motions and the nomination forms for Office Bearer and Committee positions. The club also has many non-elected positions in which people can make positive contributions. We always welcome additional helpers, in any role!

Notice of AGM_2017

AGM_Election of Officials_2017


Special Motions for 2017 AGM