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Jerrabomberra Wetland

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Dairy Road, Fyshwick, Canberra 2609, Australia
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Plenty of birds - but no Dogs

Lovely, quiet area to walk around looking for birds, bugs and other wildlife. No pets are allowed... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
nik22192
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Canberra, Australia
Arachnid walk

I participated in the arachnid walk at Jerrabomberra Wetlands this evening. A spider expert and... read more

Reviewed December 10, 2017
Mark J
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See possums, wallabies, and lizards.
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  • Very good29%
  • Average25%
  • Poor4%
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Dairy Road, Fyshwick, Canberra 2609, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely, quiet area to walk around looking for birds, bugs and other wildlife. No pets are allowed in the wetlands area - even on a leash. Quite often there are guided walks and talks run within the wetlands.

Thank nik22192
Reviewed December 10, 2017 via mobile

I participated in the arachnid walk at Jerrabomberra Wetlands this evening. A spider expert and ranger gave a 20 minute talk about spiders and the wetlands before we went for a walk to see and discuss various spider species & their behaviours. Finished with opportunity...More

Thank Mark J
Reviewed November 20, 2017

We enjoyed a relaxing two hour walk round the Woodlands Loop and Kelly's Loop tacking in a wide variety of natural environments with a bewildering selection of birds and quite a few kangaroos and some massive carp swimming in the river. Extreme patience would be...More

Thank Colin G
Reviewed November 11, 2017

If driving, you have to drive all the way to end of the street (the place with the office and the restaurants is fenced off from the wetlands), then there are a couple of circular walking trails past the biggest ponds with huts to watch...More

Thank mrdom
Reviewed October 19, 2017

Good spot for a nice walk and also great if you're an avid bird watcher or photographer. Nice flat walking spot and very relaxing, feels like you're out of the city. Little hut things with some information on birds and local knowledge - also good...More

Thank reddaydream
Reviewed June 12, 2017

Thoroughly enjoyed walking through this hidden gem. Its such a unique environment especially due to its close proximity to the city!

Thank Millie S
Reviewed March 23, 2017

We visited on a wet (appropriately) weekday, for a spot of nature instead of more food. The GPS was confused at first, so it helps to know Canberra a bit - check the map rather than relying on the website, which was not really much...More

Thank Kaedhlin A
Reviewed September 2, 2016

It took me a while to work out just how well thought out this place is. There are a number of wildlife hides overlooking various swamps/pools (depending on the weather) on the flood plain alongside Jerrabomberra Creek, near where it flows into Lake Burley Griffin....More

Thank Southtrack
Reviewed July 18, 2016

Walked through this wetland on a walk around part of Lake Burley Griffin. I didn't really know this place existed until I did the walk, so it was a nice discovery to make. Quite a few people around with cameras, obviously making the most of...More

1  Thank Randall K
Reviewed June 28, 2016

but if you are then this and Tidbxnbilla is the best you're going to find in the ACT. Really accessible. Wonderful

Thank Colin P
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