There will be a winter meeting, open to all, at the Medical Biology Centre (MBC) at Queens University (beside the City Hospital) on 24th January at 7.30pm. Entrance will be £2 and will include several guest speakers and tea and coffee. See below for more details
Below is some wonderful artwork entitled “To be Continued” by Adele Pound that was completed on CBO this year as part of several visits by local Artists. The visits were thoroughly enjoyed by both the artists and the Observatory and some wonderful pieces were created and exhibited at a wonderful showcase earlier in the year. The full piece below can be viewed by clicking on the arrows at the bottom.
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We are excited to announce an exciting opportunity for local artists being supported by Ards and North Down Borough Council on the Observatory in the coming weeks. Full details can be found on the dedicated section of our website under “News” or by clicking on the link below
Copeland Art Project
The 2016 season is off to a flying start with a barrow load of puffins! The decoys have been set and following our success last years with confirmed breeding on the Observatory we hope to build on our progress for this season! Scroll on down for a report of the first trip to the Island this year. march-2016-island-report.compressed
Please see below details about the upcoming NIOC Sam Penney Memorial Lecture at the Ulster Museum on 17th February. This meeting will include judging of the Work of Northern Ireland Bird Photographers 2016 Competition judged by Award winning wildlife photographer Jamie MacArthur.