BirdLife Photography Biennial Conference

Inspiring Bird Photographers…

Welcome to the website for the BirdLife Photography Biennial Conference 2024.  The theme chosen for this conference is Inspiring Bird Photographers.  We have a programme full of inspiring bird photographers who have the goal of inspiring bird photographers.  Join us and take your photography to the next level.

The conference is a five day event incorporating two days of local guided tours prior to the conference, the two day conference, and another day of local guided tours after the conference. Those who attend the conference can enjoy the full five days, just the conference or whatever suits your schedule.

Pre-conference Tour Dates: Thursday 19th – Friday 20th May 2022 – See Tours page for details

Conference Dates: Saturday 21st – Sunday 22nd May 2022 – Mantra at Sharks, Southport, Gold Coast

Conference Dinner: Saturday 21st May 2022 – Mantra at Sharks, Southport

Post-conference Tour Dates: Monday 23rd May 2022 – See Tours page for details

The conference is aimed at beginners, intermediate and advanced bird photographers and will cover a broad range of interesting topics to help improve your bird photography.   See our Presenters and Programme pages to whet your appetite.

“Ask the Expert” sessions will run throughout the conference – you can ask our panel of experts questions specific to their talk, or questions about photography, equipment, and processing on any level.  

There will be a Tech Shop run by our sponsors where you can ask technical questions and maybe grab a bargain.

This site will be used to provide information about the conference and direct you to buy tickets.  Ticket numbers are limited to 250, and are sold on a first come – first served basis.  So get in quick before it’s too late.  

Visit our Buy Tickets page to buy conference and dinner tickets now.