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Birds NZ Youth Camps

© Les Feasey

Birds New Zealand’s “Youth Camps” are a fantastic opportunity for young people to get a hands-on experience and develop skills in bird ecology!

If you are a young birder, make sure you check out Young Birders NZ or follow them on twitter.

Read more about previous camps:

2019 Birds NZ Youth Camp (Waikato River)
Held from 5 to 11 October.
A report will be available soon.

2019 Birds NZ Youth Camp (Marlborough)
Held in Marlborough
from 15 to 20 April.
Read more here

2018 Birds NZ Youth Camp – Southland
Held in Southland and Stewart Island
from 16 to 22 April.
Read more here

2017 Birds NZ Youth Banding Camp – Miranda
Held at the Miranda Shorebird Centre
from 20 to 23 October.
Read more here

2017 Birds NZ Youth Camp – Bay of Islands
Held at the Orongo Bay Holiday Park in Russell
from 17-21 April.
Read more here

2016 Birds NZ Youth Camp – Miranda
Held at the Miranda Shorebird Centre from 22-26 April.
Read more here

2015 Birds NZ Youth Camp – Mana Island  

Held on Mana Island from 7-11 April.
Read more here
Note:  The camps 2015-2018 were sponsored by Goodness Kitchen. The 2019 camp was funded by the Morrison donation.
Southland – Sophie Mephan
Far North – Oscar Thomas