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Maroochy Wetlands Sanctuary Reserve

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Sunday morning walk

Locate this hidden gem whilst staying with a friend. Awesome way to spend the morning. The people... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Melissa A
A good reserve to visit

We as locals often visit this reserve. Good access for all ages. Wheel chair friendly . A pleasant... read more

Reviewed January 5, 2018
Leanne W
Bli Bli, Australia
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“pontoon”(2 reviews)
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Sports Rd Bli Bli 4560, Bli Bli, Queensland 4560, Australia
+61 7 5475 7272
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Locate this hidden gem whilst staying with a friend. Awesome way to spend the morning. The people volunteering are a wonderful source of information. Worth a visit!

Thank Melissa A
Reviewed March 31, 2018 via mobile

Only travelled 200 metres before heading back. Worst mozzies I’ve ever seen. Didn’t have appropriate clothing or repellent. Don’t go unless your equipped. Disappointed I didn’t get to see much of this sanctuary

Thank Kathvt
Reviewed January 5, 2018

We as locals often visit this reserve. Good access for all ages. Wheel chair friendly . A pleasant walk through the mangroves to the Maroochy river. Best time to visit is in strawberry season as there is a farm mext door well worth a visit...More

Thank Leanne W
Reviewed September 2, 2017 via mobile

Great place to great back to nature and to the piece and quiet, heaps of wild life to see. Go all the way to the end of the pathway to the water. Seas are scattered around the board walk.

Thank TravelFar20
Reviewed September 1, 2017

Information centre open every day with free parking outside. Well maintained boardwalk takes you through eucalypt gum trees, through a mangrove swamp and down to a pontoon on the river. Leaflet available from the info centre for a self-guided walk - this was great but...More

Thank Howarth S
Reviewed April 9, 2017 via mobile

The wetlands are an amazing environment with different ecological zones harbouring rich and varied wildlife. The 900m board walk to the river makes access easy. It's a wonderful place. It's also a haven for mosquitoes. Wear full-length baggy clothes, slather everything with anti-mozzie spray and...More

Thank Charles R
Reviewed December 12, 2016 via mobile

What a great asset to the Sunshine coast. We made the easy bike ride from Bli Bli caravan park to the wetlands center where we proceeded on foot (no bikes on boardwalk). We were greeted by a friendly volunteer who pointed us wisely to the...More

1  Thank Simon B
Reviewed September 28, 2016 via mobile

Walk the beautiful wetland pathways and explore and learn about the diffetent magoes that live and animals taste the salt on the trees. When finished look around the halls of knowledge they are all beautifully displayed. Kids love to take a picnic a d sit...More

1  Thank Debbie F
Reviewed July 29, 2016

This Wetlands Sanctuary is a lovely natural environment in a rural setting, about 20mins drive from Mooloolaba, & open every day. It is not fenced or gated. You could go for a brisk walk on every track & boardwalk, as we did (1km from carpark...More

1  Thank hikeforcalm2
Reviewed July 4, 2016

I have walked this boardwalk many times and am I am always stunned by what Mother Nature is doing. One warning though don't forget the "tropical strength" insect repellant. It is of course a wetlands breeding ground. At the start of the walk you can...More

Thank Frank C
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