In todays’ race from Renmark 13/10/2012,   995 WPF birds, 287 Geelong birds,  740 Greater Melbourne birds and 989 VRPU birds,  (total 3,011 birds), were released at 8 am.  Conditions at the race point were clear and sunny with light Westerly winds.  Upon release, all birds cleared within two minutes.  For the trip home, birds are expected to encounter  Southwesterly winds of 10-20 kms/p/h, with partly cloudy skies.  Maximum temperatures expected in Victoria today range from between 16 – 22 degrees.  Best wishes to all.

******Please remember that production of clocks is at 7 o’clock tonight. *******


For the outside Federations, the co-ordinates are:

Latitude:          -34,         11.          04.5

Longtitude:     140,         47,         53.1