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  • Go birdwatching with a Birdingpal from Serbia.
    also be appropriate something as simple as a souvenir of your country or a pin from your local birding club We want to hear about your experiences with Birdingpals Please contact us with any comments or suggestions you have CONTACT US Initial Last Name Area Available Language M Rakovic Beograd Serbia and Montenegro Anytime English K Paunovic Novi Sad Vojvodina Anytime Serbian English I am a passionate wildlife bird photographer and a birdwatcher that likes to spend time outdoors so if you are coming to Serbia and you want to have a nice and relaxing birdwatching day trip feel free to email me However if you are a twitcher just looking to see and add more bird species on your life list I suggest that you contact someone else because I can t guarantee that we will see any particular bird species and I do not fulfill any requests I am just birdwatching for fun Visit my web site Professional Guides If you contact a professional Birdingpal guide you must be prepared to pay a fee for guiding services Initial Last Name Area Available Language D Simic Belgrade Anytime Serbian English Dragan Simic is Belgrade born birder who has exercised this pursuit across Balkans and southern Africa He has been a founding member and the first Chair of the League for Ornithological Action one of the most active bird protection NGOs in Serbia Dragan has been involved in several monitoring projects on globally threatened species waterbird migration monitoring with the aim of prevention of the spread of bird flu mid winter counts of waterbirds and other programs for the development of avi tourism in Serbia His contributions to Serbian ornithology have been acknowledged by BirdLife International 2004 Birds in Europe population estimates trends and conservation status Benny Gensbol 2004 Guide

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  • Go birdwatching with a Birding Pal from Bosnia-Herzegovina.
    Birdingpals are serious birdwatchers It is a privilege to contact them and your message should reflect it A local Pal does not get paid but should he she offer to take you out birding using their own vehicle it would be courteous to pay for the fuel A lunch and or a small gift would also be appropriate something as simple as a souvenir of your country or a pin

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  • Birdwatching with a Birdingpal in New Zealand
    h Boorman Auckland Auckland Weekends English I have recently moved from the UK and am still discovering NZ for myself to some extent I am a early 30 s international birder with a lift list of 1800 but now a NZ lister and also a volunteer guide on Tiri Tiri Martangi I know a few local hotspots within a few hours drive of Auckland where I can help you find NIB Kiwi NZ Dotterel and Wrybill and am also up for the odd weekender to look for some birds I haven t got round to seeing yet further afield I share a car so can only drive on request Area Nearby Auckland reserves which vary depending on time of year Area Birds North Island Brown Kiwi Wrybill NZ Dotterel and Kaka Interests Nature birdwatching twitching wildlife photography N Allen Christchurch Canterbury Weekend English Korean I came to the Christchurch area in 1997 from the UK being interested in birds off and on mostly on since I was five Was Canterbury regional rep of the Ornithological Society of NZ for 7 years from 1999 and currently edit that Society s quarterly magazine Southern Bird The recent arrival of my and my partner s Hyeza first child has slowed down travel and birdwatching but prior to that I covered all the easily accessible corners of the South Island and Stewart Island and good chunks of the North Island as well birding as I went I class myself as a generalist amateur ornithologist birder not concentrating on any particular group of birds or habitat and enjoying both fieldwork e g bird counts and atlas work and just the birds themselves I d struggle to choose a favourite species but Eastern Curlews are pretty neat birds and hearing a call that surely came from the supposedly extinct South Island Kokako a few years ago was a stop in the tracks jaw dropping experience that I d like to repeat some time preferably with a sighting and photo to go with it Birding in the Christchurch area affords a good mixture of shore wetland and forest birds The city is often bypassed by foreign birders who perhaps lump it with the rather birdless and highly altered Canterbury Plains to the north and west However areas of the original swamp on which the city was founded are still present or have been re created making possible very close views of species such as New Zealand Scaup Grey Teal and Australasian Shoveler The estuarine eastern fringe has good numbers of Bar tailed Godwits Pied and Variable Oystercatchers shags cormorants Royal Spoonbills and gulls terns Nearby bush on Banks Peninsula rings to the songs of Bellbirds the whooshing of New Zealand Pigeon wings and Tomtits are making a comeback in places Further to the east around Akaroa these latter bush species can be seen in greater numbers with the addition of Brown Creeper and Rifleman The huge wetland that is Lake Ellesmere is close by to the city

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  • Go birdwatching with a Birdingpal from Australia.
    French I can offer a bed to single birders Enjoy birding with visiting friends R Shore Parkes New South Wales Anytime English I now spend my time travelling around Australia photographing birds Happy to have a companion join me for a little or a long while Let me know which area you d like to explore or which birds you d like to find Area Area Birds Interests Nature birdwatching twitching photography walking hiking Visit tourist site museum restaurant arboretum shop antique Attend concert theatre live music sports event auction antique convention political rally protest competition swap C Chafer Penrith NSW Anytime English Greater Sydney and Illawarra C Nixon Port Macquarie NSW Anytime English Only started bird watching a year ago and very much enjoy the photographic side live right on the coast and so see mainly sea birds D Stephens South Coast NSW Anytime English D Engel Sydney Southern Sydney Anytime English Royal National Park is home to 134 species of bird and I can provide you with the opportunity to see a large number of these I have over 20 years birding experience and an Australian life list of over 500 birds A days outing can be tailored to your needs and any target birds you wish to tick off We will bird a variety of habitats including rain forests woodlands heathlands and rocky platforms I can identify all of the local birds by observation but cannot guarantee identification of 100 of the calls we hear I admit I know a lot but not all I am available anytime though notification needs to be provided I m self employed Area Royal National Park and surrounds Area Birds RockWarbler Interests Nature birdwatching twitching standup paddle boarding and kayaking qualified guide in both ecology and conservation B Lancaster Sydney NSW Anytime English I am happy to take people birding in the Sydney Area and prefer weekdays I live close to the City Centre downtown in American and can pick people up from their hotels The areas I can cover include the Royal National Park and the Hawkesbury area National Parks I have been birding long enough to know the good places M Skellett Sydney NSW Anytime English Spanish Keen on birdwatching since I was a kid really I go on birding tours locally quite frequently now L Egerton Sydney NSW Anytime English Sydney is the leafiest capital city I ve ever seen encircled by national parks My area 1hr north of the CBD and accessible by public transport is the leafiest of all Here on the northern beaches I can take you to a local wetland Kuringai National Park or just sit on the deck and check out the large number of endemics Alternatively we can drive further afield there s so much to see J Dodd Sydney NSW Anytime English I live in the south west of Sydney and go birding in a range of locations including national parks wetlands and coastal lakes Happy to show people these areas H O Donovan Sydney NSW Anytime English bird language Hi my name is Harry O Donovan I would love to show people the wonderful birds in the Sydney region I have extensive knowledge of the landscape as well as flora and fauna I have been studying birds for 20 years starting at the age of 12 My recent projects include recording the songs compositions of Lyrebirds in the Blue Mountains Hope to hear from you Seeya Harry M Mahdi Sydney NSW Weekends English M Lister Sydney NSW Weekends English I am in my early sixties and passionate about birding and bird photography I also paint and draw birds Living in Sydney generally requires travelling out of the city which I do several times a week I have comfortable 4 X 4 car I am familiar with all the great birding spots in and around Sydney and know the habitats where one can find certain species Interests birdwatching nature photography hiking tourist sites butterflies concerts train travel beach museum long walks wine sports theatre convention show selling fishing science architecture boat pelagic birding M Angus Tweed Heads NSW Anytime English W Cormack Alice Springs North Territory Anytime English Afrikaans I am a professional Civil Engineer Born and grew up in Southern Africa Started birding at about age 35 Lived in Alice for the last 28 years About 950 birds on my world list and about 440 Australian list This is an arid zone with very variable climate It is very difficult to reliably find the difficult species and without a fair bit of time even some of the fairly common ones I have been birding the Sewage Ponds here about 6 kms from my home fairly intensively and recording lists on data base site called Eremaea I have recorded 140 species for this site I also visit a faily good site bush type about 50 kms away north west of here M Noble Darwin North Territory Anytime English Spanish basic Indonesian Fabulous birding area for endemics migratories from SE asia and migratory sea birds from arctic arriving in Australia for northern winter I am a keen amaturer birder with biology background and know local area well M Reed Katherine North Territory Anytime English My particular area of interest extends 1 000 road kilometres from Kakadu National Park south to Katherine and west to Kununurra in Western Australia in what is generally referred to as the Top End of Australia where diverse landforms and habitats are home to grass finches mannikins numerous endemics and common birds of northern Australia Contact me or take a look at my website for information that might assist in planning your visit www ntbirds com au A Thelander Brisbane Queensland Afternoons and Weekends English Swedish some Spanish I am a member of Birds Queensland and have been birding for over 30 years I am involved in bird conservation work in Queensland and am familiar with all local species I am also a bird photographer of limited experience Area Brisbane Forest Park Lamington Oxley Creek Common Sherwood Arboretum Area Birds Birds of subtropical habitats from rainforest to shorelines Interests Nature birdwatching twitching photography swimming beach Travel stroll walking hiking biking long walk sail canoe Visit tourist site museum arboretum architecture appreciation Attend conservation protest meetings Participate general socialising G Wardle Atherton Queensland Anytime English Birdwatcher for 32 years The Atherton Tablelands is one of the best places in Australia for birds A birdo friend visited recently and we saw 149 species in 3 days and we missed quite a few R McNeill Samford Valley Brisbane Queensland Weekends for guiding anytime for lodging and advice English Life long birder and world lister Passionate about native wildlife and restoration of native ecosystems Painstakingly restoring native bush in the west Brisbane area Area Lake Samsonvale Mt Glorious Lockyer Valley Area Birds White eared Monarch Sooty Masked Owl Spotted Q Thrush Paradise Riflebird Interests Nature bird mammal and reptile spotting bush regeneration sound recording D Milton Brisbane Queensland Weekend English Spanish Indonesian Brisbane is in the southern end of the tropical forests and northern end of the temperate forests in eastern Australia and ha about 350 spp that can be seen regularly within 200 km I am a member of Birds Queensland and a keen birder I spend most of my free time doing bird related activities including shorebird conservation and general birding My life list is in the mid 4000s and I have birded all the major continents My Australian list is 662 but I have not pursued many new species in Australia in the last few years I have a particular interest in pittas and have seen 14 spp so far including all three spp that occur in Australia I am happy to help people birding around Brisbane and SE Queensland I have a full time job and so am often not available during the week but I know several others who will help by showing visiting birders around G Goodyear Brisbane Queensland Weekend English P Woodall Brisbane Queensland Weekend English some French IsiZulu R Franks Brisbane Queensland Weekend English I enjoy finding as many birds as possible for visiting birders and depending on the time of year we should be able to see 80 in a full day J Lagden Brisbane Queensland Weekend English I am very familiar with the birds and wildlife at many locations in and around South East Queensland Happy to provide transport for international visitors I prefer to go out with small parties and have a good success rate for finding particular species K Lindsay Sydney Queensland Weekend English J Sarna Brisbane Queensland Anytime English Birdwatching and Bird Photography I am member of Birds Queensland and BirdLife Australia I live in the Samford Valley along the South Pine River and have a property list of over 100 birds I am keen to share the birds of this locality with visitors Our home is located about 20km from both Samsonvale Cemetry the temperate rainforest of MtGlorious and Tinchi Tamba Wetlands Bribie Island and Toorbul wader roosts are about a one hour drive away R Monks Brisbane Queensland Weekends English I am a keen birder with a focus on photography although working full time and travelling a lot with work Happy to meet visitors and show them some of our regions beautiful birds You can see some of my work at flickr com I have no prejudices I welcome Nikon or Canon shooters or non photographers for that matter M Capell Bundaberg Queensland Anytime English Have been a keen birder for over 40 years over 300 species can be found within a 2hr drive of Bundaberg close to great wader roosts of the Great Sandy Straits E Bolle Picard Burpengary Queensland Anytime English French Italian Spanish 35 Km North of Brisbane T Langworthy Cairns Queensland Anytime English J Seale Cairns Queensland Anytime English I have been interested in birds since childhood in England Since 1969 I have lived in New Zealand 1 year Sydney for 29 years and Papua New Guinea 5 years I arrived in Cairns in early 2004 and have worked as a bird and wildlife guide I am now retired and spend my time birding around Cairns and helping the local bird club Birding Cairns I can be found on the Esplanade on most afternoons where I like to meet visiting birders and watch the waders and other water birds there In Cairns I started an email website service for rare and interesting sightings see www cairnsbirds blogspot com which also has a list of places to see birds a bird guide and accommodation section and a bird list of the local area I also conduct free birdwalks around the Botanic Gardens Lakes area each Tuesday morning Cairns is a wonderful destination for visiting birders and I look forward to meeting many of you here K Shurcliff Cooktown Queensland Anytime English Bahasa Indonesia D White Gold Coast Queensland Anytime English C Greet Hervey Bay area Queensland Anytime English Our 25 acres property has over 70 bird species and the area has over 350 species noted Hervey Bay is 350 km from Brisbane and is serviced by air for those wishing to find airline information the airport is listed as Fraser Coast We welcome visitors and have a couch for roosting or one queen sized bedroom visitors can also park their camper van on the property We have a good knowledge of the area and are pleased to take people to other birdwatching areas We do not charge for anything and really enjoy showing people our corner of the planet Feel free to contact us regarding any issue about visiting Australia and where we can we will provide the information B Cameron Mackay Queensland Anytime English I work ten days straight then have 5 off and would be glad to show people our diverse range of birdlife during my days off I have Rainforest Mangroves Tea tree swamps Wetlands Open grasslands Beaches and Botanical gardens all within a 10 klm radius of my residence I am a keen birdwatcher amatuer photographer and have been interested in birds for 38 yrs R Lamb Malleny Sunshine Coast Queensland Anytime English Have been a birder for 21 years living here on the Sunshine Coast for the past 15 years Have birded in all Australian States and have an Australian list of 626 birds as well as having birded in Malaysia India Canada and Europe The Sunshine Coast and hinterland has highland and lowland rainforest Noisy Pitta Logrunner Russet tailed Thrush etc euc forest woodland rocky coastal headlands Wandering Tattler Eastern Reef Egret river eustuaries and a number of freshwater wetlands I am retired so have time available to assist visiting birders and have own transport K Cross Mapleton Sunshine Coast Queensland Anytime English Mapleton is 100km north of Brisbane I m adjacent to National Parks and Forests Over 100 spp for the yard plus nice mammals Hosted many Birdingpals previously and overseas visitors especially welcome Been birding 20 years so I know the birds of my state and where to see them very well J Malings Montville Queensland Anytime English Sunshine coast hinterland has a variety of types of habitat from rainforest to coastal within easy range G Hill Noosa Queensland Anytime English J Nott Rose Gums Wilderness Retreat Queensland Anytime English I only bird Rose Gums Wilderness Retreat J Hall Sunshine Coast Queensland Anytime English J Dening Sunshine Coast Queensland Anytime English French German Queensland s Sunshine Coast lies about an hour north of Brisbane in a latitudinal band which experiences the overlap of southern Australian birds and northern Australian birds with a reported regional species list of more than 300 Habitat varies from coastal estuarine to coastal heathland to rainforest and upland eucalypt forest I Boyd Townsville Queensland Anytime English I am retired and am keenly interested in bird watching and bird photography Living in Townsville Qld with a list of around 400 bird species there is lots to see and do Some of the birds are endanged while others are rare and hard to find but there is still plenty that are accessable in the diverse habitats within 100 kilometres of the city Those habitats run from the mangroves swamps and the mudflats of the foreshore though the lowland savanah and up into the rainforest Further afield is the dry country leading to the outback J Fennell Adelaide South Australia Anytime unless I am away birding English Have done birdwatching since 1963 in Europe USA South America NZ Australia Borneo and Antarctica Enjoy showing people new species and as I am a keen bird photographer I am happy to help birders get a good photographing experience Area Laratinga Wetlands Monarto Woodlands Tolderol Reserve Goolwa Estuary Mallee Area Birds Bush swamp estuary species Interests Nature birdwatching twitching photography butterflies reptiles native orchids D Kowalick Adelaide South Australia Anytime English Bushbirds and water birds L Leigh Adelaide South Australia Weekends English The Adelaide Hills and Murray River and Coorong are areas that I would be happy to share some of my favourite locations with I am a passionate amateur birdwatcher C Shaw Brighton South Australia Anytime English I travel around Australia regularly but when I m home in Adelaide I m usually available There are lots of interesting bird areas close to the city and for visitors with even a few hours to spare there is lots to see I ve been bird watching for more than twenty years all over the country so while I don t claim to be an expert of South Australian birds together I m sure we can have a pleasant time and see some of the commoner species that frequent the area I get my e mails every day so I might even be able to help you in another part of the country too B Blaylock Eden Hills Adelaide South Australia Anytime English I am secretary of Birds SA The South Australian Ornithological Association Inc There are a lot of birding areas close to Adelaide which I would be happy to show other birders D Robertson Eden Hills Adelaide South Australia Anytime English American Kiwi M Morgan Coles Bay Tasmania Anytime English We are very amateur bird watchers who run a comfortable waterfront B B on the Freycinet Peninsula Happy to suggest birding spots in Tasmania at any time but can only join birders for walks in the National Park during our low season from May till October J Hunter Sheffield Tasmania Anytime English A Whadcoat Bairnsdale Victoria Anytime English I am a Professional Photographer and Park Ranger I enjoy bush walking and Kayaking the Gippsland Lakes with my Camera The Gippsland Lakes is the largest inland waterway in Australia Teaming with Birdlife I am a 5 generation Resident so have a sound knowlage of the history and the right locations to get the best shots Always happy to accompany visitors to the area and share my skills M Ramsey Broadford Victoria Weekend English R Nowotny Melbourne Victoria Anytime English French I am a recently retired medical practitioner living in Melbourne close to the CBD and only 500 metres from the cruise liner and Tasmania ferry terminals I have birded in many countries as well as throughout Australia and still travel extensively I am available most days when not travelling myself I would be pleased to assist visiting birders with information advice and guiding and even on occasion accommodation I regularly take visitors to the Western Treatment Plant at Werribee and other Melbourne area locations I do not do bird photography and would advise those birders primarily interested in photography to seek out a more photographically enthusiastic Birdingpal I can suggest one or two possibilities If you have other interests you would like to pursue while here in addition to birding I would be happy to assist with a game of golf and with exploring parts of Melbourne by bicycle My first name is Richard and I would be pleased

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  • Go birdwatching with a Birdingpal from New Caledonia.
    away Please note that most Birdingpals are serious birdwatchers It is a privilege to contact them and your message should reflect it A local Pal does not get paid but should he she offer to take you out birding using their own vehicle it would be courteous to pay for the fuel A lunch and or a small gift would also be appropriate something as simple as a souvenir of

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  • Go birdwatching with a Birdingpal from Vanuata.
    Pal right away Please note that most Birdingpals are serious birdwatchers It is a privilege to contact them and your message should reflect it A local Pal does not get paid but should he she offer to take you out birding using their own vehicle it would be courteous to pay for the fuel A lunch and or a small gift would also be appropriate something as simple as a

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  • Go birdwatching with a Birdingpal from Fiji.
    your local birding club We want to hear about your experiences with Birdingpals Please contact us with any comments or suggestions you have CONTACT US Initial Last Name Area Available Language A Watt Matava Kadavu Anytime English Matava Resort is remote isolated and only accessable by boat Surrounded by dense primary and secondary tropical and sub tropical rainforrest several village trails lead off the resort grounds providing ideal walks for ornithologists Guides are not necessary though advisable if you wish to travel deep into the bush I Rogoira Suva Sigatoka Nadroga I am available during the weekends that is either Saturday or Sunday English Well I am that kind of person that have passion for birds I can recognize birds by just hearing them if I cannot see them Birding have been a daily to daily base survey for me as I work in a birding environment where you hear them more often Birds like this location because its quiet and also have that variety of plant species that attract more different species of birds Area Sigatoka Sand Dunes National Park Area Birds Shrikebill Scarlet Robin Fantail Cuckoo Fruit Dove Golden Whistler and etc Interests Nature birdwatching P Gandy Sigatoka area Viti Levu Anytime English I live on the Coral Coast in the village of Votua midway between Nadi and Suva The area has a Marine Protected area and is enclosed by traditional Fijian Village land I can arrange for Birding walks in the area with permission from the Votua Village The area has some good birding for canyon and water birds I am a retired teacher from the U S and live with guide books in my hand As a bird lover I would love to share the area Professional Guides If you contact a professional Birdingpal guide you

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  • Go birdwatching with a Birdingpal from Micronesia.
    message should reflect it A local Pal does not get paid but should he she offer to take you out birding using their own vehicle it would be courteous to pay for the fuel A lunch and or a small gift would also be appropriate something as simple as a souvenir of your country or a pin from your local birding club Initial Last Name Area Available Language R Leidich

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