The African Bird Fair

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Guided Walks

The meeting point will be clearly indicated with a “Meet here for Guided Walks” sign.

Saturday 8 September
08h00-09h00: Advanced Birding Walk
09h00-10h30: BirdLasser Walk
10h00-11h00: Kiddies Birding Walk with Faansie Peacock
10h30-11h30: Beginner Birders’ Walk
12h00-13h00: Creepy Crawly Walk with Jonathan Leeming (by booking only, minimum age requirement of 12 years of age)*
15h00-16h00: Advanced Birding Walk
*Please note: The walk with Jonathan Leeming is by booking only. Age restrictions apply as specified above. Please contact Emma Askes to make a booking. Bookings close on Tuesday 4 September.

Sunday 9 September
08h00-09h00: Advanced Birding Walk
09h00-10h30: BirdLasser Walk
09h15-10h15: Beginner Birders’ Walk
12h00-13h00: Kiddies Birding Walk with Faansie Peacock
15h00-16h00: Advanced Birding Walk

Presentations

Saturday 8 September
08h30-09h00: Birding Adventures Around Gauteng by Etienne Marais
09h15-09h45: Birding for kids by Faansie Peacock    
10h00-10h45: Can you find the Little Five in Africa by Jenny Wagner
11h00-11h30: Waxi the Hero Puppet Show
11h45-12h15: The Ingula Nature Reserve declaration by Kishaylin Chetty                                             
12h30-13h15: Josh’s Big Year – a heart-warming talk about his journey from a broken kid to a young man on a mission - author, blogger, adventurer, birder and wildlife enthusiast by Josh Crickmay
13h30-14h00: RSPB’s Global Conservation Programme - where we work and why. A look as RSPB’s international work with other BirdLife Partners by Ian Barber
14h15-14h45: Bird of the Year 2018 – African Black Oystercatcher by Mark D. Anderson
15h00-15h30: Waxi the Hero Puppet Show
15h45-16h30: What the Twitch: A Beginner’s Guide to birds, birders and birding! by John Kinghorn

Sunday 9 September
08h30-09h00: Bird of the Year 2018 – African Black Oystercatcher by Mark D. Anderson
09h15-09h45: Birding Angola by Dylan Vasapolli
10h00-10h45: The kinky love life of birds – PG 13 by Faansie Peacock
11h00-11h30: Waxi the Hero Puppet Show
12h00-12h30: Birding Uganda: the Pearl of Africa by Johnnie Kamugisha
12h45-13h45: Bite Me! Why the knee-jerk reaction that a bite is presumed to be a spider bite by Jonathan Leeming
14h00-14h30: Voëlkyk vir kinders by Faansie Peacock
14h45-15h15: Birding Papua New Guinea by Niall Perrins
15h30-16h00: Is there any hope for the Bengal Florican in South Asia? - how are the BirdLife Partners in India and Nepal helping one of the most threatened birds in Asia by Ian Barber

pdf TABF 2018 Photography workshops (251 KB)

document Exhibitor Application Form 2018 (200 KB)

For more information, please contact Nikki McCartney on 083 636 1060 or nikki.mccartney@birdlife.org.za

pdf Sponsorship African Bird Fair 2018 (208 KB)

 

 

The African Bird Fair is proudly sponsored by

 

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