Time of year
This was a very flat walk to the billabong with a bit of natural terrain to navigate, and mosquitos and flies (most we have encountered yet). Lots of kangaroos throughout the walk. Stay as quiet as you can to get up close to them.
We called in to check out these Wetlands from the well-built bird hide, but were disappointed to see one lonely Egret poised in the water, hopefully looking for some fishy lunch! Other than that, it was just a stretch of water with the usual water lilies, and there weren't many…
We met up and walked the very interesting walk spotting many birds and learning about bust tucker. There were many Magpie Geese on the swap and the view from the path was wonderful. The bird hide offers a lot of local information and great views. There are toilets available.
What's great about this spot, is it's easy to get to and you don't need a lot of time to visit. You can see something anytime of the year, and the viewing platforms have wonderful descriptions of what is happening in the different seasons. We saw some nice birds (though not…
While it was pretty dry we still got to see many different species of birds and even a wallaby came up for a drink. The viewing platform has plenty of information on the walls as to the seasons and what you can expect to see. Plus on a hot day it provides a bit of respite from…