SBBOT has a long tradition of offering courses, lectures and talks. Apart from the presentations below we also present evening programmes via zoom, such as our Wednesday Courses.

Thursday Evening Winter Lecture Programme

Live at the Field Centre at 7.30pm

£5 per person including a hot drink and a biscuit


14th March                  THE WILD SEA IS MY HOME                                                        with Andre Farrar

A look at Seabirds from around the British coasts and far off locations around the world. Andre is well-travelled and is Chairman of the Kent Ornithological Society.


Special Event!

28th March             THE MAGNIFICENT WESTERN CAPE                                            with John Buckingham

Tickets £10 per head 

Booking essential via Ticket Tailor:

This is a ‘SPECIAL EVENT’ in aid of our ‘FUND THE FIELDS APPEAL’ and a ‘Celebration of Fifty Years of Bird and Wildlife Photography’. John has visited The Cape many times and takes us on a virtual tour of this beautiful part of South Africa, with its stunning scenery, wonderful birdlife, world-renowned flora and other wildlife, with all new images from a recent visit.

For those who don't know John was a tour leader and photographer for many years leading groups of birders and wildlife enthusiasts all over the world. He is also a much in demand speaker and, of course, runs SBBOTs bird ID courses.

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