Bird Watching

Morgan Bay has confirmed sightings of 280 species of bird. Birding areas range from back gardens, to the banks the lagoon, municipal dam, Yellowwood Forest, the beach, cliffs and coastal forest of Cape Morgan Nature Reserve.

Birding areas range from rolling grasslands to estuaries, coastlines, coastal and riverine forests. Species include: Sunbirds, Hornbills, Bulbuls, Barbets, Weavers, Canaries, Waxbills, Crowned Cranes, Fish Eagles, Jackal Buzzards, Long Crested Eagles, Crowned Eagles, Goliath Heron, Water Dikkop, Kingfishers, Plovers, Reed Cormorants, Darters, Herons, Forest Weavers, Black Headed Orioles, Narina Trogons, Oystercatchers and much more.

Download the up-to-date bird list here: