Pejar and Crookwell

Sun 12 September 2021 07:30am

This trip cancelled due to Covid. Bill Graham

Location: Pejar Dam, Jean Todkill Park Dam (Crookwell)

Description: Both dams are hotspots for raptors; Pejar has had 11 species and Jean Todkill 10  including Little Eagle,  Black Kite and Spotted Harrier. Many waterbirds are present with highlights being Great-crested Grebes, Musk Duck, Blue-billed Duck and Whiskered Tern. Fairy Martins occur on St Stephens Road.

Meeting time and place: Netball Centre Lyneham at 7.30 am for carpooling.

Walking distance: Pejar Dam (St Stephens Road 0.5 km, main picnic area 1 km, North Arm 1 km) and Jean Todkill Park Dam 1 km.

Degree of difficulty: easy

End time 4.30 pm at Lyneham

What to bring: water, morning tea, lunch, afternoon tea, sunscreen, water, sturdy shoes, hat. A scope would be useful.

Participants must register with the leader, providing their name and mobile number, and the name and mobile number of an emergency contact

Numbers limited to 16.

Name of leader and contact details:  Bill Graham at 0466874723 or


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