Gippsland Lakes Great Pelican Count

The Gippsland Lakes Great Pelican Count is back on Sunday, 11 April 2021 and you can be involved. 

Day:  Sunday, 11 April 2021

Time: 11.30am to 12noon

Where: various locations across the Gippsland Lakes – you’ll be allocated a site when you register

How: by registering with BirdLife Australia.

The Count is a snapshot – like a census – of pelicans across the Gippsland Lakes taken at the same time on the same day.

Anyone can be involved in the count; pelicans are distinctive and easy to spot making it an event the whole family can be involved in. All you need to do is register.

Register now

Stay up-to-date by following the event on our Facebook page.

This is a COVID-safe event and will be run in line with all restrictions in place at the time. Participants are asked to look after their own safety and that of others when they participate.



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