Birdwatching & Wildlife Experience - Half Day

Birdwatching & Wildlife Experience - Half Day
From AUD $125.00
  • Duration: 6 Hours (approx.)
  • Location: Sunshine Coast, Queensland
  • Product code: BWHD
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Steve has designed this experience for the avid and curious birdwatcher, fauna and flora enthusiast and nature photographer. It is flexible and designed to share knowledge.

The UNESCO Noosa Biosphere Reserve is a unique area where tropical and temperate zones overlap, provides varied ecosystems including Mangroves, Wallum, Wet and Dry Eucalypt forests and Rainforests. 40% of Australia’s bird species are found in this area, some 304 species including Migratory wader species. Typically 50 species and more can be located in one day. This region of Australia's Nature Coast provides a diverse and ancient landscape rich in plant and animal species, culturally and historically significant to the Aboriginal people.

Birdwatching or Wildlife tours include some short walks and can be conducted at a pace to suit your interest and concentrate on locating as many species as possible across various habitats.

Target Species:

  • Scarlet Honey-eater
  • Eastern osprey
  • Variegated fairy-wren
  • Pale-headed rosella
  • Eastern whipbird
  • Little wattlebird
  • Royal spoonbill

Experience:

  • Short, tranquil, easy walks
  • Ample opportunity to photograph and observe flora and fauna in their natural habitat
  • Professional interpretation of the flora, fauna and history of the region
  • Enjoy your tour, leave the worry of navigation to your guide.

 General Information:

  • 6 – 8 locations with short easy walk
  • Easy pace
  • Delicious, locally sourced morning tea
  • Small, personalised groups - min 1 max 6
  • Daily departures
  • Departs at 7am
  • Returns at 1pm
  • Complimentary transfers from Noosa Accommodation from 7am
  • Accommodation south of Coolum:  Meeting point at the Coolum Beach Visitor Information Centre at Tickle Park David Low Way, Coolum Beach, 6.30am.
Maximum guests: 6.
One fare rate for guests 15 y/o+. 
Charters are available for larger group or families with children under 15 y/o.