Red Centre Bird Festival
Alice Springs and surrounds 20-24 September alicespringsdesertpark.com.au
Grab your binoculars and a birding book and keep your eyes peeled for mulga parrots and spinifex pigeons. During this festival, you’ll get insider knowledge on spotting local birds, learn the basics of bird photography and discover the secrets of birdsong. Plus, ecologist John Young talks about his 15-year search for the elusive night parrot.