Bird Identification Courses at Bawdsey Hall - Breathtaking Nightjars & other Night Dwellers

Bird Identification Courses at Bawdsey Hall are the perfect opportunity to develop your confidence and enhance your birdwatching skills, at a beginner and intermediate level.

The residential course covers a range of species from garden birds to waterfowl. Join Steve Piotrowski, one of the East Anglia most experienced birders with a combination of indoor and outdoor sessions.

The Bird ID courses at Bawdsey Hall start with the basics of bird identification culminating in field practice, there are ample opportunities to develop skills as well as learning something new for those new to this and those with more experience.

The course offers exploration of nearby nature reserves including Sutton and Hollesley Heaths, and Boyton and Hollesley Marshes as well as the potential to travel to some famous nearby reserves such as RSPB Minsmere, if required.

You will also receive exclusive access to the Bawdsey Hall private nature reserve which you will enjoy during your stay as part of our pre-breakfast walks. Bawdsey Hall hosts a huge range of wildlife conservation opportunities offering an ideal base for Bird Identification Courses. 


What's Included:

Single Occupancy £380

Double/Twin Occupancy £560 (total cost for two people)

The price includes 2 night accommodation at Bawdsey Hall situated on the Suffolk’s Coast Area of Natural Beauty.

All meals, as well as hot drinks and water when on the field and in lectures are included from Friday evening until Sunday lunchtime or Sunday evening until Tuesday lunchtime. This includes a cooked full English breakfast, a packed lunch when on the field and a 2 course evening meal at a countryside pub on the two evenings. (drinks can purchased directly at the pub with an option to make this 3 courses if you wished) .

Tuition in the field during the day, lectures during the evening (with a slice of cake to keep you replenished) and course materials for the residential course. There is also post course tuition and you will be provided with Bird, Butterfly and Dragonfly list that has been seen on the course.

Binoculars are available for lone for the duration of the course free of charge if required. These will be provided in sealed sanitised bags with date of when sanitised. Please let us know at the time of booking if you would like binoculars provided.  

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Bird Identification Courses at Bawdsey Hall - Breathtaking Nightjars & other Night Dwellers
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