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This is a polite reminder to all our members that our subscription rates have increased from 1st January. If you pay by standing order and have not yet done so, please amend your standing order to the new rate. More details can be found here. We are small charity reliant on the generosity of our supporters through membership subscriptions and donations. Why not become a member. For a minimum of £25 you can get all the benefits of being a member of the NOA. Just click the button on the right below. Or, if you would like to support us with a donation, it is very easy to do through our portal at VirginMoneyGiving. Just click the button on the right to go to our dedicated page. Thank you.

The NWT have successful completed repairs to Broadwater Road and normal access is now reinstated. Many thanks to our members and visitors for their understanding, we do hope that you will find it a better experience coming to visit the Observatory!

*Please be aware that repairs to the coastal footpath at Holme are currently scheduled to begin in early July, and may affect access to the Observatory. We will give further information when received, via the NOA blog and website.’



NEW NOA MERCHANDISE NOW AVAILABLE The NOA is now selling pin badges and mugs for Holme Bird Observatory, available for sale at the Observatory at Holme, at a cost of £5 for pin badges and £10 for mugs. Under a system which is helping Observatories around the UK, these items are supplied by UK Birding Pins at zero cost to the Association and are of excellent quality, intended to help support our work and promote what we do. These items are now in stock, so if you’d like to have your own pin badge or mug then please do ask when you are visiting us at Holme. Any member or web visitor who would like to purchase these items online and receive them by post, can do so by ordering direct at the following links:

https://ukbirdingpins.bigcartel.com/product/holme-bird-observatory-pin-badge

https://ukbirdingpins.bigcartel.com/product/holme-bird-observatory-mug

The NOA benefits directly from all sales both at Holme and online.
Thank you for your support

NOA Team


Membership


You can join the Norfolk Ornithologists' Association today to enjoy access to our reserves and support Holme Bird Observatory and our research!

Benefits of membership include dawn to dusk access to all reserves and Holme beach, access to members hides at Redwell Marsh, Hempton Marsh, Walsey Hills, the Holme car park, and the Observatory seawatching hide. You will also receive four newsletters a year and our high quality annual report.

You can join online by clicking this link, or by visiting us at Holme Bird Observatory, and seeing for yourself bird ringing, the butterflies, moths and caterpillars, get up to date bird news from around Norfolk and be involved in our wildlife monitoring; or you can join remotely by printing off and completing this form.

We have set minimum amounts (listed below) for each category of membership and invite members to decide how much they would like to contribute to the NOA to support our work.

We have 5 membership categories:

  Minimum annual rate
  • Individual £25
  • Couple £30
  • Family £35
  One-off fee
  • Individual life membership £400
  • Joint life membership £500

You can also purchase a members hide key for an additional one-off payment of £7.00