Thurs 11 June The
Birding Adventure to Sri Lanka 2015 by Vernon Head and Mel Tripp.
Special General Meeting Notice before
the event of the evening. updated
See the notice.
Thurs 09 July Birding
North of our borders by Harold Bloch.
Thurs 14 May Tinkering
about in Mozambique by Otto Schmidt.
Thurs 09 April Madagascar:
An Evolutionary Time Warp by Ian Sinclair.
Thurs 12 March AGM
with The Richtersveldt is not only for the tough
by Heather Howell.
of the 2014 AGM.
Thurs 12 February The
Green Kgalagadi by John Magner.
Thurs 08 January Raptor
Rehabilitation by Hank Chalmers.
Thurs 04 December The
Sound of Laughter with Alan Committie, The
Theatre on the Bay, Camps Bay.
Thurs 13 November
Quizz Evening with a Difference at the Pinelands Town Hall.
Thurs 02 October An
update on BirdLife SA's, Western Cape Conservation Programme by Dale Wright.
Thurs 11 September Around
the World in 80 birds by Trevor Hardaker.
Thurs 14 August Honey
Bees by Jenny Cullinan.
Thurs 10 July Crows and Craftiness are Pied Crows a threat to our biodiversity? by
Thurs 12 June The
bird that cried Wolf by Dr Tom Flower.
Thurs 08 May The
Cape Bird Club's Ghana Adventure by
Thurs 10 April Shared
moments with Hornbills of Southern Africa by
Prof. Morne du Plessis.
Thurs 06 March AGM and
Twenty five years of conservation – what we have learnt
by Dave Whitelaw.
of the 2013 AGM. Chairmans
Report. Conservation Committee Chairmans
Thurs 13 February The
Birds of Ancient Egypt by John Lombard.
Thurs 09 January The
Philippi Horticultural Area - a wetland in crisis by
Thurs 05 December Members
evening and Year end Party.
Thurs 14 November The
Birds of Thailand by Trevor Hardaker.
Thurs 03 October Kwazulu
Natal's Birding Hotspots by Gerald Wingate.
Thurs 12 September The
CBC - Ecuador Adventure - Part 2 by
Mel Tripp and Vernon Head.
Thurs 01 August The CBC
- Ecuador Adventure - Part 1 by Otto Schmidt.
Thurs 11 July Tortoises,
Turtles and Terrapins by Dr Ernst Baard.
Thurs 13 June Phenomenal
Frogs of the Western Cape by Cliff Dorse.
Thurs 09 May Celebrating 20
years of counting big birds in motor cars by Donella Young.
Thurs 11 April Birds
of California by Vincent Ward.
Thurs 14 March Annual
General Meeting and Nesting Secrets of Black Sparrowhawks.
Minutes of the 2012 AGM.
Thurs 14 February uPHOLI
want a forest by Dr. Rutledge S. Boyes.
Thurs 10 January
Climate change and the Kalahari: how do desert birds respond to the heat?
Dr. Susan Cunningham.
Thurs 6 December Our Members’ Evening and Year End Celebration.
Thurs 8 November Adventures
in search of Nocturnal Birds by John Carlyon.
Thurs 4 October BIRDLIFE SA’s
Imortant Bird Area (IBA) Programme by Dale Wright.
Thurs 13 September Waders,
Nature's International Globe Trotters by Kate Robinson.
Thurs 02 August The
art of Bird Photography by Peter Steyn.
Thurs 12 July In
search of the elusive African Pitta by Otto Schmidt.
Thurs 14 June Black
Eagles by Lucia Rodrigues
Thurs 10 May What
a way to spend Christmas by Dr Dave Whitelaw.
Thurs 12 April A
selection of birds in India by Cathy Jenkins.
Thurs 08 March AGM
and Conservation of Ludwigs Bustard by Jessica
Report and the Conservation
Committee, Chairmans Report.
Thurs 09 February A
Western Pacific Odyssey by John Graham.
Thurs 12 January Tricky
Birds by Brian Vanderwalt and Gerald
Thurs 08 December Members
Evening and Year End Party.
Thurs 10 November Ethiopia
by Johan Schlebusch and Otto Schmidt.
Thurs 6 October Betty's
Bay Oystercathers by Richard and Sara Starke
Thurs 08 September Images
of India by Dick Bos
Thurs 11 August Chile
- Exploring the high Andes and Patagonian Steppes by John
Thurs 14 July Sensory
systems of probe - foraging birds by Susan Cunningham
Thurs 09 June Angola
Bird Conservationand Research by Michael Mills
Thurs 12 May Fynbos
Fire by David Whitelaw
Thurs 14 April The
Galapagos - an endenmics adventure by Vernon Head and Mel Tripp
Thurs 10 March The CBC -
AGM - and
IBO Island, Mozambique by Marje and Jonathan
of AGM 2010. Chairmans
Thurs 10 February The
Butterfly Atlas Project by Dr Silvina Mecenero.
Thurs 13 January The
hand rearing of Penguin chicks by Dr Nola Parsons.
Thurs 09 December Members
evening and Year end Party
Thurs 11 November Avian
sex: Honesty or Deception by Prof. Phil Hockey
Thurs 14 October Whats
in a feather by Brian Vanderwalt and Gerald Wingate
Thurs 09 September Renosterveld,
Wine farming and Conservation by Tielman Roos and Joan Isham
Thurs 12 August Renosterveld
by Marius Kieck
Thurs 08 July Ecology
of Weavers by Dr Dieter Oschadleus
Thurs 10 June Malawi
Birding by Jonathan Kemp.
Thurs 13 May Black
Sparrowhawks by Ann Koeslag.
Thurs 8 April Bird
Migration by Dr. Dieter Oschaleus.
Thurs 11 March AGM
and talk by Vivane Barquete on Pelagic
Draft Minutes of AGM 2009.
Thurs 11 February Grassland
management by Ian Little.
Thurs 14 January Penguins and their
spots by Richard Shirley.
Thurs 10 December Members
evening & Year End Party
capture and relocation by Justin Bucmann.
October A delight of Owls
September A birding passage to
India by John
25 August Save the Flamingo
by Mark Anderson.
July What does BirdLife SA mean to
the Cape Bird Club? by Caroline Ah Shene.
June Birding in Tanzania by
Mel Tripp and Vernon Head.
Thur 14 May Celebrating
Charles Darwin by Prof George Branch.
Thur 2 April CBC
Trip to Madagascar by Willene van der Merwe.
Thur 12 March AGM.
Heather Howell will give a short talk on Owls.
of the 2008 AGM Chairmans
12th February The
Language of Birds by Anthony van Zyl
8th January Birds
of Australia - Part 2 by Otto Schmidt
11th December Diamond
Year end Wrap-up Party
13th November An
introduction to P.G and a Rondevlei update by Penny
9th October Wirebirds
and Frigatebirds - Voyageto St Helena and Assension by
11th September Fitzroy
to Lockroy - an Antartic Adventure by Jonathan Hemp
14th August Madagascar
through a looking glass by Ian Sinclair
10th July How
different are the Birds of Australia by Otto Schmidt
12th June Tracking
the Albatros by Samantha
8th May CBC - Diamond Anniversary celebration.
10th April Owls
by Geoff Lockwood.
14th - 16th March BLSA - AGM,
13th March CBC - AGM, and presentation Raptor
by Dr Andrew Jenkins.
Chairmans annual report and
Conservation Chairmans report
7th February The African Penguin
by Heather Howell.
10th January Antartic
by Peter Steyn.
6th December Members evening and Year
8th Nov Kamfers
Dam and the conservation of Lesser Flamingos in
southern Africa by
11th October A
base-line study of the biodiversity of the north eastern DRC
13th September Poles
apart by Dr Frank Hallet
2nd August The
Albatross Task Force - at sea and on land by Meidad Goren
12th July The
migrating Kestrel Project by Anthony van Zyl
7th June An
introduction to the new Bird Atlas Project by Les Underhill
10th May African
Penguins of Dyer Island by
12th April Verreaux's
Eagles of the Cape by
8th March AGM &
"A tale of 2 1/2 Islands Research & life on South Africas guano islands" by
Chairman's 2006 - 2007 Report
8th February Birding
in KZN is fabulous by Helen Fenwick
11th January "What's so bad about House
Crows?" by Dalton Gibbs
7th December Year
End Celebration and fun at
the Nassau Centre.
9th November Birds
and the Environmental Change by Phoebe Barnard.
12th October A bumper summer in Namibia by
14th September A Mega Birding trip to Venezuela
by Veron Head.
10th August Mega
Pelagics by Trevor Hardaker.
13th July Raptors
of Botswana and some Hole Nesting Birds by Mike
8th June Special Meeting to adopt a
new CBC Constitution and appoint an honorary
auditor, followed by Threatend
Seabirds of Gough Island by Ross Wanless.
4th May Avian malaria in the African Penguin - an ongoing threat to its long term survival
6th April Killers, Wetlands and Humans - a conservation researcher occupied by
Dr Tony Williams.
9th March Kenya
in the rainy season by Otto Schmidt.
9th February Annual
General Meeting, by Dieter Oschadleus from SAFRING.
12th January Catalysing Community Action for
Conservation by Tanaya
Goldman, Mzwandile & Leon Peter.
8th December Year
End Celebration at the Nassau Centre.
10th November Birds Beasts and Blooms
by Sibyl Morris.
13th October The diversity and
conservation of Tortoises in South Africa by
Dr. Ernst Baarde.
21st September, All about BirdLife
and the Road Ahead by
Prof. Gerhard Verdoorn.
11th August, Frogs of the Western Cape by
14th July, "Blue Crane conservation in the Western
Cape" by Kevin Shaw.
9th June, "Wildlife of the Tristan Islands",
by Clifford Dorse.
12th May,"How many Pelicans are too many?
Conservation dilemma in the Western Cape"
14th April, "Birds
of Brazil" by CBC Chairman, Vernon Head.
10th March, "Gladiators! A new insect order discovered in South
Africa", by Mike Picker.
10th February, "CBC
- Annual General Meeting", by Peter
Steyn on Bird
13th January, "The Blouberg Conservation Area"
9th December "Oystercatchers"
by Les Underhill.
19th November The CBC Annual Party,
Pinelands Town Hall.
succulent richness of South Africa with reference to bird pollinated
by Ernst van Jaarsveld.
ringing in the South Western Cape'
by Doug Harebottle.