Photo: King Parrot Byron Bird Buddies (BBB) is celebrating 12 years as a small, self‐funded community education and conservation group focusing on the preservation of habitat for resident and migratory shorebird roosting, breeding and feeding areas. Originally started as a Belongil Estuary conservation group, it […]
The conservation of habitat and the promotion of Bird‐friendly areas within our communities continues to be a top priority of BBB. By working with a range of agencies and organisations, BBB aims to achieve a broader and more consistent range of conservation outcomes for shorebirds, waterbirds and […]
It was an eventful 2017 breeding season for our local Byron Shire beach-nesting birds. Our long time Pied Oystercatcher at Belongil lost a foot to fishing line, eggs were lost and if they did hatch some chicks were also lost. Please download the PDF report […]
Last year, from our monitoring results, we have determined that bird diversity at Byron Wetlands and Vallances Road sites are generally consistent with the previous year’s results and from the breeding grounds of the Belongil and Brunswick Estuaries one beach Stone‐curlew and seven Pied Oystercatcher […]
By working with a range of agencies and organisations, BBB hopes to achieve a broader and more consistent range of conservation outcomes for shorebirds, waterbirds and bushbirds across the north coast. The BBB Annual Report 2012 – 2013 can be downloaded HERE.