Illawarra Birders

Birding club based in
Wollongong, affiliated with Birdlife Australia



Birding Locations



Northern Illawarra Home Camp
Friday 5-7 May 2023

Photograph of some Illawarra Birders


If you are looking for lifetime activity that will stimulate your mind and body:

Check our activities itinerary and come along. We also organise local Birding excursions, regional Birding camps around NSW, and interstate and Australian territory trips!


Club Meetings

Visitors welcome

Coniston Community Centre
26 Bridge St Coniston
(adjacent to and east of the railway station)


Tuesday 4th April 2022, 7:30pm
Dr Ken Chan: Are birds really dinosaurs?
Dr Chan has spent many years studying migratory behaviour and evolutionary biology. Dr Chan obtained a PhD from the Department of Zoology at the University of Queensland in 1993. Since then he has carried out research and taught at a number of Australian universities. He is also a regular Visiting Professor to research institutes in China.


Tuesday 2nd May 2022, 7:30pm
Professor Kerrylee Rogers, University of Wollongong: Between the land and the sea; coastal ecosystems are at risk, but they are worth protecting.