Fostering interest, knowledge and enjoyment in natural history and conservation since 1977


Welcome to the Dubbo Field Nats publications page, information on our various publications can be found below.

Plants and Animals of the Dubbo Region Book (reprinted 2016)  Plants and Animals of the Dubbo Region Book
Monthly 'Field Notes' Newsletter - this newsletter has been produced since the group's inception. It is available monthly for members and contains trip reports, observations andanecdotes from members, and is an invaluable local information resource.
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Dubbo Birds in Backyards Flier - a brochure was produced by DFNCS for distribution to Dubbo residents. This aims to raise the community profile of urban and semi-urban bird species, including threatened species.  Supported by the Birds in Backyards organisation, Birdlife Australia, Australian Museum, and sponsored by the (then) Central West CMA with brochure distribution assistance from Dubbo Regional Council.     Dubbo Birds in Backyards Poster v2010
Dubbo Birds in Backyards Planting list - A planting list to go along with the Birds in Backyards Poster.  Dubbo BIBY Plant List
Flora List of the Dubbo Area and Central Western Slopes - a list of all species known to occur within 50km of Dubbo.  Prepared by Janis Hosking for the Dubbo Field Naturalists.   Flora List Cover  Link here: Dubbo Region Flora List 2012
 Dubbo Bird List - Members of the DFNCS have produced a Dubbo Bird List.  Last updated September 2022    Link here: Dubbo Bird List 2022

Glossy Black-Cockatoo Brochure - this brochure was prepared in 2022 in partnership with the NSW Government and funded by the NSW Environmental Trust.  It aims to assist in the conservation of this local cockatoo species.  It includes recommendations for landholders and contact details to report sightings.


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'The Dubbo Region - A Natural History' (DFNCS 1984) Now out of print, this book was written to provide information on the Natural history of the Dubbo region.  Copies are accessible at the Dubbo Regional Library.           This book is currently out of print.
 Birds of Dubbo Riverbank - a flier with information about the birds you'll see when walking along the Dubbo Riverbank area.  Birds of the Dubbo Rvierbank A4 Link here: Birds of the Dubbo Riverbank