NEW DATE Birds of the Australian High Country Book Launch with Author Neil Hermes

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NEW DATE Birds of the Australian High Country Book Launch with Author Neil Hermes

December 12, 2017 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm


NEW DATE: Tuesday 12th December 1.30pm

All are welcome to the launch of this fully comprehensive field guide to the 322 bird species of the High Country with Author Neil Hermes. It includes all common, rare and vagrant species with photographs from the region’s top nature photographers. Information includes common and scientific names as well as local variations. The main identifying features of each species are described as well as size, habits, habitat, breeding, distribution, voice and status in the region. Distribution maps provide an at-a-glance view of where the birds can be found. The book also includes information on climate and topography, orders and families, residents, migrants, vagrants, topography and the key bird watching sites. A checklist provides complete information on the local status of each species.

Birds of the Australian High Country will be launched by the Chair of the Woodlands and Wetlands Trust and COG member, Alison Russell French. Author Neil Hermes will also be there to tell us a bit about the book and sign copies. Books will be available at the launch at a discounted rate of $38 (RRP $45) with all proceeds going to the Latham’s Snipe project.

Afternoon Tea Provided.

RSVP essential to:

Lori Gould – Email: Phone: 0439 030 058


December 12, 2017
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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Jerrabomberra Wetlands
2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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