Cape Clear Bird Race & Heritage Week Events

Friday 21 August


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Saturday 22 August

Cape Clear Bird Race 2020

Early morning: Bird Race Starts

8pm: Calling the Bird Log

9pm:  Bird Race Results

The Race is open to everyone, from the very experienced birder to the very inexperienced!  Teams interested in taking part in the Race please register their interest by email to the Nicholas Mitchell at  For anyone who do not have a team of four, but wants to take part, please also register your interest and the West Cork Branch will try to put you with a team.

  • Race entry is €10 per person.  This will include finger food after the Race and a donation to the Bird Observatory.
  • A checklist of birds, with a list of the rules, and a race area map will be provided on the day.
  • Registration will be on Cape Clear at 9:45pm on Friday 13 September.

Thanks to our raffle sponsors