Australian Ornithological Services
Pty Ltd

Tours
2024

Tour leaders
Philip Maher
Patricia Maher

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Australian Ornithological Services no longer has a landline number. Please phone
Patricia on mobile number
041 731 0200

 


One place has become available on the long booked out 2024 Strzelecki Track Tour. Likely to be the last Strzelecki Outback tour we will do after having done this signature tour 40 times! See Strzelecki Tour link below.

Two places available on the Mitchell Plateau charters on 3 July 2024
Contact Patricia for details.

Birders are looking for companions for personal tours on:


9 July 2024 (1.30 pm start)

6 October 2024


Contact Patricia for details
patriciammaher@bigpond.com


Report on the 2020/2021 waterbird breeding event at Wanganella wetlands

 

2022 Plains-wanderer Report

 

All birders wishing to take part in an AOS tour must be up-to-date with their Covid 19 vaccinations and wear a mask when directed to do so by a tour leader.





In 2020 we celebrated 40 years of plains-wanderers. 
 

The plains-wanderer story



 




The tours where good food and birding meet.

 

2024 birding tours

2024 Wet Season Kutini-Payamu — Iron Range NP birding tour. COMPLETED
The 4 to 10 January 2024 January Wet Season .

Limited to six participants. Two 4WDs.
FULL


2024 May/June Atherton Tablelands and/or Kutini - Payamu (Iron Range NP ) In two parts.

Limited to eight participants on part 1 and 6 participants on part 2. Two 4WDs. Completed


2024 Top End birdng tour 20 June to 4 July 
 

Part 1 Darwin, Kakadu NP, Pine Creek, Katherine. 20 June to 28 June 2024  Underway
Part 2 Katherine, Victoria River, Timber Creek, Kunnunurra. 28 June to 3 July 2024

Part 3 Black grasswren charter to Mitchell Plateau 3 July 2024. Two places available.

2024 Strzelecki Track Outback Tour 1 to 20 September   One place has become available. 
Outback NSW, Queensland, South Australia and Victoria

Plains-wanderer Weekends 2024

28 & 29 September 2024 Full

02 & 03 November 2024 Full

16 & 17 November 2024 Full

30 November & 01 December 2024 places available

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2025 Plains-wanderer Weekends details posted soon

25 & 26 October 2025 (limited to 8 participants)

8 & 9 November 2025 (limited to 6 participants)

22 & 23 November 2025 (limited to 6 participants)

6 & 7 December 2025 (limited to 8 participants)



 

 

Personal tours in the Deniliquin region as well as Chiltern/Beechworth, Gippsland and the Victorian mallee

Individual and small group private tours are fitted in
around advertised tours

contact

enquiries@philipmaher.com