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Panboola Wetlands

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Lovely volunteer maintained area

We stopped here for morning tea on a birding trip. The area is very well-maintained and is... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
mcm04999
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Melbourne, Australia
Rainy walk

We may have missed the best but walking around here in the misty rain was very pleasant. The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Peter M
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Weston, Australia
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“bird life”(13 reviews)
“bike ride”(2 reviews)
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Bullara Street, Pambula, New South Wales 2549, Australia
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We stopped here for morning tea on a birding trip. The area is very well-maintained and is signposted with information about the flora, fauna and history of the area. There is a grassy bird sanctuary area as well as walking paths beside the wetlands and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank mcm04999
Reviewed 1 week ago

We may have missed the best but walking around here in the misty rain was very pleasant. The informative signs kept us entertained too. Just a bit worried about the drive in (?) from the main road. It doesn't seem to be right but there's...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Peter M
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Stunning site. Not many birds as water levels very low. We need rain. Saw purple swamp hens, fan tails, lots of fairy wrens, galahs, pies cormorant, pacific black ducks. Will return

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank StuartRiley
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Have visited this place regularly for 20 years Lots of fabulous birds and other wildlife (kangaroos, wombats, echidnas) Short walks, long walks or ride your pushbike- beautiful in the frosty mornings or sunny days. You can walk your dog in the prescribed areas- don't leave...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Jane M
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Lovely for bikeriders, walks, birdwatching, artists & photographers. Very well maintained tracks with informative signage.

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Dizzidavis
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

As I take my kids on the peaceful tracks through Panboola you get to take in the beautiful surroundings. The initial wetlands are home to many birds and ducks, then further on the old racecourse has rustic buildings and kangaroos around the inner area. My...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Kettlekid
Reviewed 15 April 2018

This rehabilitated wetland area is a fantastic place for a quiet walk to soak up the peacefulness and the vast array of wildlife. Visit at sunset to get a taste of the bird life that visits the area or catch a glimpse of kangaroos and...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Julie E
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

Took a few kids down for a bike ride! Turned into a fun bike race! Amazing place and an asset for Pambula!

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Frosty3030
Reviewed 28 February 2018

This beautiful recovered wetlands is so peaceful but full of life. Only thing that could make it a nicer place for families to visit is if it had a toilet block.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank debbie c
Reviewed 25 February 2018

I came across this reserve unexpectedly and was taken back with it being a former racecourse and now revived into a stunning wetlands. Take time out for this spot and if going in summer pack sunscreen, hat and light shirt as there are parts where...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Anne M
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