Moth Nights

2021 Moth nights

Garden Tiger Moth

For National Moth Night 2020 we tried our first ever Live Stream from our Facebook Page.

Watch it HERE.

We trap many migrant as well as local moths and the traps are always full of interesting species.

The evenings start at 6.00pm.

Saturday June 12th – possibly a live broadcast

Saturday July 10th – Live stream for National Moth Night

Saturday August 14th

Saturday September 11th – please note an earlier start time of 4pm

Evenings will be live at the Bird Observatory when the situation allows, check back soon for updates.

There is no charge for these events, but donations to SBBOT are appreciated.


Click HERE to see our recent Moth sightings.

Some pictures from our previous moth evenings:



Somewhere under here is a Clifden Nonpareil Photo of photography Sally Hunter 15/09/2018
Somewhere under here is a Clifden Nonpareil.
Clifden Nonpareil.First observatory record. I Hunter. 15/9/18.
Clifden Nonpareil.First observatory record 15.11.19


Attendees at the last moth night of the year enjoying the moths. Sally Hunter 15/09/2018

Please note that the Field Centre is currently closed due to COVID-19.