Best of Wildlife

From AUD $89.00
  • Duration: 4 Hours (approx.)
  • Location: Canberra, ACT
  • Product code: AH53



Time and time again the Best of Wildlife tour impresses
those who choose to take part. A half day, afternoon tour, we travel at the
best time of the day to see some of Australia’s unique animals in the wild.



The tour begins with pickup at your accommodation before a
half hour to 40-minute journey through the rural surrounds of Canberra to the
Deep Space Tracking Station at Tidbinbilla. Here you’ll learn about the
significant role played by our telescopes in the Apollo missions and first moon
landing as well as current day deep space tracking.



From the Deep Space Tracking Station, we’ll travel the short
distance to the Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve where some of Australia’s most
iconic native animals living in the wild. Through the reserve we’ll hopefully
witness and get close to:



·       
Kangaroos



·       
Wallabies



·       
Koalas



·       
Platypus



·       
Colourful parrots and other birds



·       
Emus



After hopefully spotting platypus towards the end of the
tour, you’ll enjoy the 30-40 minute tour back into your accommodation.




Key points



·       
Approximately 4-hour tour from pickup to drop off
in comfortable tour vehicle. Approximately 1pm pickup winter months, 3pm pickup
summer months.



·       
Stops at the Deep Space Tracking Station at Tidbinbilla.



·       
Several stops inside the Tidbinbilla Nature
Reserve to get up and close to different animals.



·       
Drive through the Hinterland close to the
south-west of Canberra.



·       
Entry to Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve included in
price.




Recommended for



·       
International visitors who want to witness some
of Australia’s classic and unique wildlife in typical south-east mountain
bushland.



·       
Avid photographers, both novice and expert who
want to document some amazing wildlife and wilderness.




*This tour requires a gentle level of walking. Sighting of
all listed animals is not guaranteed.