Festival Donations & Prizes

Due to the incredible generosity of many artists, writers, craftsmen and business's from Bruny , Tasmania, Australia and further afield , we have a fantastic selection of bird and nature themed prizes to give away at this years festival.
Some will be for The Quiz night, The Birdathon, The Silent Auction, The Raffle ...... take part in everything and you never know what extra delights you may go home from the festival with.

Please support the business's and artists who have supported us.

Avalon 10x42 Pro HD Binoculars PLATINUM 1 - Bruny Island Bird Festival Birds of Australia - Ed Schimmel - Bruny Island Bird Festival Parrot Fashion - Allegra Biggs Dale - Bruny Island Bird Festival Bruny Island Long Weekend - Bruny Island Bird Festival
The Avalon 10x42 PRO HD from Avalon Optics  A glorious 'Birds of Australia' print from Brisbane based artist Ed Schimmel  Parrot Fashion Triptych created and donated by Allegra Biggs Dale A 3 Day / 2 Night all inclusive 'Long Weekend' on Bruny Island valued at $1895 - Donated by Bruny Island Long Weekend
inala nature tours - bruny island bird festival TMAG Lois bury susie p swift parrot - Bruny Island Bird Festival Sophie Carnell - Silver necklace - Red Necked Stint
A day spent with two legends of Birding and Conservation -Tonia Cochran and Nick Mooney as they explore Bruny by Car on a unique conservation observation day - Prize for 2 Adults A behind the scenes tour at the Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery and tour the scientific collection at Rosny in the knowledgeable company of a curator. A gorgeous limited-edition print from artist and illustrator Lois Bury's new picture book, 'Suzi P the Swift Parrot' (author Kate Morton) A stunning necklace made by Sophie Carnell - A migrating Red Necked Stint - Solid recycled sterling silver on silk cord.
David Cemmick Art International - Bruny Island Bird Festival Blue Wren - Jeremy Boot - Bruny Island Bird Festival Penguin trio Marie Therese King - Bruny Island Bird Festival Avalon 8x32 Mini HD Binoculars PLATINUM 1 - Bruny Island Bird Festival
£250 Voucher to be spent on wonderful David Cemmick Art in the UK  A Blue Wren Print donated by artist Jeremy Boot A beautiful 'Penguin Trio' Print by UK Batik Artist Maria-Therese King  The Avalon 8x32 Mini HD from Avalon Optics
green nomads - bob brown - Bruny Island Bird Festival real food companion - matthew evans - Bruny Island Bird Festival First Dog On The Moon - Bruny Island Bird Festival Golden Whistler Maxine Hamilton - Bruny Island Bird Festival
Two signed copies of Green Nomads. by Bob Brown & Paul Thomas A copy of The Real Food Companion donated by Sadie and Matthew Evans  A signed copy of the wonderful First Dog On The Moon's Guide to living through the impending apocalypse  A beautiful bird print from artist and illustrator Maxine Hamilton
Eggpicnic Forty Spotted Pardalote - Bruny Island Bird Festival Eggpicnic Pink Robin - Bruny Island Bird Festival Eggpicnic Swift Parrot - Bruny Island Bird Festival Eggpicnic Tasmanian Thornbill - Bruny Island Bird Festival
A fabulous Forty Spotted Pardalote Print from Eggpicnic A perfect Pink Robin Print from Eggpicnic A superb Swift Parrot from Eggpicnic A tremendous Tasmanian Thornbill Print from Eggpicnic
 Turacos - Andrew Isles Books - Bruny Island Bird Festival Uta Green - Green Design - Bruny Island Bird Festival Yellow-tailed Black Cockatoo -  Katherine Cooper - Bruny Island Bird Festival Barbaba Tassell On The Forest Floor - Bruny Island Bird Festival
Turacos, written by Joseph M Forshaw donated by Andrew Isles Natural History Books
Andrew Isles Natural History - Bruny Island Bird Festival
Beautiful artworks created and donated by Uta Green of Green Design Sustainable Architecture  A stunning Yellow-tailed Black Cockatoo print by Katherine Cooper - Artist in residence at the Festival A print by local Tasmanian artist Barbara Tassell
paperbark writer tote bag - bruny island bird festival Endemic Birds - Red Parka - Bruny Island Bird Festival
Faunaverse Tasmania - Bruny Island Bird Festival boobooks nook - bruny island bird festival
A selection of beautiful bird products from artist and author Paula Peeters the Paperbark Writer An illustrated Handbook of the Endemic Birds of Tasmania by the wonderful festival sponsor Red Parka  Signed copies of Faunaverse 'Wildlife in poetry - Tasmania' by Alex and Jane Dudley  A signed copy of Boobook's Nook by artist and writer Sonia Strong
real pigeons fight crime - Bruny Island Bird Festival Hazel Howie Art - Bruny Island Bird Festival pece bird necklace belinda stinson bruny island bird festival

Common Spotted Pardalote - John Redeker - Bruny Island Bird Festival

'Real Pigeons Fight Crime' A
signed copy by Andrew MacDonald & Ben Wood
published by Hardie Grant Egmont

Hazel Howie Art has donated several sets of beautiful bird mugs with four designs.

 A peace dove necklace by artist Belinda Stinson A Spotted Pardalote Print by photographer John Redeker
A - Z Birds - Bo Beolens - Bruny Island Bird Festival  whose bird - bo beolens - bruny island bird festival
Genius of Birds - Bruny Island Bird Festival

Wild Sonnets  - Anthony Boniface - Brambleby Books - Bruny Island Bird FestivalThe Call Of The Kokako - Anthony Boniface - Brambleby books - Bruny Island Bird Festival
A signed copy of 'The A-Z of Birds' by Bo Beolens (The Fat Birder)   A signed copy of 'Whose Bird' by Bo Beolens (The Fat Birder)   The Genius of Birds, written by Jennifer Ackerman donated by Ruth Mollison Signed copies of two books by Anthony Boniface donated by the UK publisher Brambley Books 
Brambleby Books - Bruny Island Bird Festival
Annette Amse green rosella front  Fyona Storer - Bruny Island Bird Festival  keep tassie wild scarlet robins mel hills
An online hardcover photobook from artist Annette Amse  A selection of cards from artist Fyona Storer  A 'Keep Tassie Wild' selection pack by artist Josh Pringle  A pack of cards from artist Mel Hills - Wild Art
Feathered Tribes Van Diemens Land Sarah Lloyd - Bruny Island Bird Festival Handmade Table Runner Dian Byrne - Bruny Island Bird Festival
 Bruny School Bag - Parents and Friends - Bruny Island Bird Festival eucaflip - UTAS - Bruny Island Bird Festival
UTAS - Bruny Island Bird Festival
Signed copy of 'The feathered tribes of Van Diemans land' by Sarah Lloyd  A beautiful handmade table runner by talented Bruny Islander Dian Byrne. A 2019 Bruny Calendar and selection of items donated by the Bruny School Parents and Friends   Signed eucaflips from the University Of Tasmania Biological Sciences department.
 joco cup - long black Jack coffee - Bruny Island Bird Festival tasmanian tiger project slick - bruny island bird festival Threadless - Kiwi Design - Bruny Island Bird Festival Australian Bird Calls Tasmania - Bruny Island Bird Festival
 A Long Black Jack reusable coffee cup donated by Long Black Jack (Will be at the festival  Fri/Sat/Sun)  Some beautiful wooden Thylacine notebook covers from Tasmanian laser cutters and engravers Project Slick  Several very cool bird themed t-shirts from artist led company Threadless   Tasmanian Bird Song CD 
by David Stewart
 swift parrot sticker bob brown foundation  birds of cataract gorge and surrounds - Nigel Forteath - Bruny Island Bird Festival  Herbae Thylacini - Bruny Island Bird Festival Tasmanian Field Guide - Michael Morcombe - Bruny Island Bird Festival 
Swift Parrot stickers from the Bob Brown Foundation  A signed copy of 'Birds of Cataract Gorge and surrounds' by Nigel Forteath.  Published by Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery Also available from bookstores statewide Sample pack of Herbae Thylacini herbal remidies.  Hand-crafted by a pharmacist, featuring Australian medicinal plants Steve Parish -  ‘Birdlife of Tasmania’ Field Guide written by Michael Morcambe published and donated by Pascal Press in 2018
 bower birds - Andrew Isles Books - Bruny Island Bird Festival  cayley and son - Andrew Isles Books - Bruny Island Bird Festival  Shy Mountain - Don Knowler - Bruny Island Bird Festival  penguins - Andrew Isles Books - Bruny Island Bird Festival
Bowerbirds, written by Clifford & Dawn Frith, donated by Andrew Isles Natural History Books
Andrew Isles Natural History - Bruny Island Bird Festival

Cayley and Son, written by Penny Olsen, donated by Andrew Isles Natural History Books

Andrew Isles Natural History - Bruny Island Bird Festival

Signed copy of a book authored
by Don Knowler  
Penguins - Their World, Their Ways, created by Tui de Roy, Mark Jones & Julie Cornthwaite, donated by Andrew Isles Natural History Books
Andrew Isles Natural History - Bruny Island Bird Festival
print eastern rosellas - Janet Flinn - Bruny Island Bird Festival print fairywren - Janet Flinn - Bruny Island Bird Festival print magpie - Janet Flinn - Bruny Island Bird Festival print tawny frogmouths - Janet Flinn - Bruny Island Bird Festival
Eastern Rosella Print donated by artist Janet Flinn Superb Fairy Wren Print donated by artist Janet Flinn White-backed Magpie Print donated by artist  Janet Flinn Tawny Frogmouth Print donated by artist Janet Flinn
 Rod Hartvigsen Swift Parrot  Wren on Branch - Tas Copper Metal Art - Bruny Island Bird Festival  avalon art - Bruny Island Bird Festival  Huon Gold Tasmania Brooch - Bruny Island Bird Festival
A gorgeous print of a Swift Parrot by Rod Hartvigsen A beautiful handmade Wren on a Branch from Tas Copper Metal Art   A beautiful soy candle donated by Avalon Art Some gorgeous wooden wildlife brooches made by Huon Gold Tasmania
 Only The Empty Sky - Russell Kelly - Bruny Island Bird Festival Eat Wild Tasmanian - Bruny Island Bird Festival Palm Cockatoo Tote Bag - Birdlife Australia - Bruny Island Bird Festival Sulphur-crested Cockatoo Tote Bag - Birdlife Australia - Bruny Island Bird Festival 
 Signed copy of 'Only the Empty Sky' by author Russell Kelly   A signed copy of the wonderful Eat Wild Tasmania written and donated by Rees Campbell Palm Cockatoo tote bags from BirdLife Autralia Sulphur-crested Cockatoo tote bags from BirdLife Autralia
Superb Fairy wren - Birdlife Australia - Bruny Island Bird Festival  Animals of Tasmania - Tim Squires Sally Bryant - Bruny Island Bird Festival  red knot images - peter tugwell - bruny island bird festival  Orchids of Bruny Island - Allegra Biggs Dale - Bruny Island Bird Festival
Superb Fairywren Pins from BirdLife Australia  A Signed copy of the wonderful Animals of Tasmania by Sally Bryant and Tim Squires A pack of lovely bird cards designed by Peter Tugwell, donated by Red Knot Images Copies of the the lovely book 'Orchids Of Bruny Island' written and donated by Allegra Biggs Dale foreword by Bob Brown
 margaret vandenberg bird card Tasmanian Flowering Plants- Dave Watts - Bruny Island Bird Festival  Bird Minds Gisela Kaplan - Bruny Island Bird Festival  Bonkers Birding - John Lee - Brambleby Books - Bruny Island Bird Festival
A pack of beautiful Bird Cards by local artist Margaret Vandenberg  'Tasmanian Flowering Plants, a Field Guide' by author and photographer Dave Watts  A signed copy of the Whitley Award winning book 'Bird Minds' donated by the author Gisela Kaplan A signed copy of Bonkers Birding by John Lee donated by the UK publisher Brambley Books 
Brambleby Books - Bruny Island Bird Festival
 
 AUS FRIENDS CARD SET - Bruny Island Bird Festival Fiona Roderick bird cards - Bruny Island Bird Festival Fiona Roderick - Red-tailed Black Cockatoo - Bruny Island Bird Festival Fiona Roderick - Regent Honeyeater  - Bruny Island Bird Festival
 A selection of beautful Australian animal print products from Marini Ferlazzo  A selection of lovely bird cards by Printmaker Fiona Roderick  A gorgeous Red-tailed Black Cockatoo Teatowel by Printmaker Fiona Roderick A stunning print of a Regent Honeyeater by Printmaker Fiona Roderick

TAS Mammals Poster - Tasmanian Land Conservancy - Bruny Island Bird Festival

CSIRO - Finding Australian Birds - Bruny Island Bird Festival
 Patagonia - Bruny Island Bird Festival
Tasmania's Natural Flora - Bruny Island Bird Festival
A poster of Tasmanian montotremes and marsupials donated by Tasmanian Conservation Trust. A copy of Finding Australian Birds donated by CSIRO A wonderful selection of fabulous items from Patagonia Australia  A copy of Tasmania's Natural Flora - donated by Landcare Tasmania

Anoraks to Zitting Cisticola - Sean Dooley - Bruny Island Bird Festival
 Songbird Collection - Bruny Island Bird Festival  Songbird Collection - Bruny Island Bird Festival Songbird Collection - Bruny Island Bird Collection
A signed copy of Anoraks to Zitting Cisticola written and donated by Sean Dooley
Superb Fairy Wren Necklace donated by Songbird Collection ethically hand-crafted gifts & treasures inspired by Australia's beautiful birdlife.   Boobook Owl Earrings donated by Songbird Collection  Laughing Kookaburra Paperweight donated by Songbird Collection 
BirdLife Tasmania - Tasmanian Saltmarsh Wetland Birds - Bruny Island Bird Festival  martin walker watson little penguin - Bruny Island Bird Festival  Linda Holland - Eagle - Bruny Island Bird Festival  Inala Nature Tours Fleece - Bruny Island Bird Festival
Tasmanian Salmarsh Wetland Birds Teatowel and Poster from BirdLife Tasmania A fabulous gilded pewter figurine Little Penguin donated by artist Martin Walker-Watson  A striking photograph of a White-bellied Sea-Eagle taken and donated by Linda Holland  A cosy branded fleece from Inala Nature Tours
Peep - Victoria King - Bruny Island Bird Festival The Birdwatcher- William McInnes - Bruny Island Bird Festival  Quilt - Sew n Sews Bruny Island - Bruny Island Bird Festival  Unique Australian Bird Sounds - Bruny Island Bird Festival
A sculpture created and donated by Bruny Artist Victoria King   A copy of The Birdwatcher by William McGuinness donated by Hachette Australia  An incredibly beautiful handmade quilt created and donated by the Bruny Island Sew n Sews  A copy of Unique Australian Bird Sounds donated by Fullers Bookshop - Tasmanias Leading Bookseller
The Big Twitch - Sean Dooley - Bruny Island Bird Festival    
A signed copy of The Big Twitch written and donated by Sean Dooley