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Benefits

Club participation provides:

  • Convivial company in which to pursue your interest in birds
  • All sorts of advice relating to birds and birdwatching
  • Opportunities to participate in useful research in a coordinated way
  • Club nights with guest speakers
  • A monthly newsletter
  • The Annual Bird Report
  • Access to the club’s comprehensive library of books, videos, audio cassettes, CDs and slides which may be borrowed by members
  • A program of field trips to local and exotic destinations
  • A variety of discounts at participating stores – HBOCmembershipbenefits_web0416

 

Access to Newcastle Wetlands Reserve

HBOC members have regained access to Newcastle Wetlands Reserve, where a locked gate was recently installed by NSW Roads & Maritime Services. Contact a committee member for details about how access is able to be achieved.

Handbook of Birds of the World (HBW)

HBOC has a group subscription to HBW, which allows members to have access to an on-line copy of it (with certain restrictions). Contact a committee member for details about how access is able to be achieved.