It’s an easy walk along the boardwalk to Reed Beds Bird Hide, with fun things to do along the way. Listen to see how many different bird calls you can hear on the way.
Birdwatching in River Red Gum country
If you love birdwatching, Murray Valley, Yanga and Murrumbidgee Valley national parks in the Murray-Riverina region near Balranald are a birdwatcher's paradise - its wetlands and river red gum forests are home to over 150 species of birds. Keep watch for endangered birds in a strategically placed bird hide, or take your binoculars and go picnicking and paddling by the river. Keep an eye out for the endangered superb parrot, and watch like a hawk for night herons, black swans, yellow rosellas, ducks, falcons, cockatoos, tree creepers and kingfishers.
Birdwatching in NSW
All the family will enjoy spectacular birdwatching and scenic views at Yanga Lake Red Gum bird hide in Yanga National Park near Balranald.
Set on Murrumbidgee River, Turkey Flat picnic area and bird hide is a great picnic spot. Visiting these NSW wetlands is a top choice for things to do in Leeton.
Visit Murrumbidgee Valley National Park, near Leeton, to combine birdwatching, bushwalking and mountain biking. This great trail ends at Middle Beach.
Yanga Lake viewing deck offers spectacular birdwatching and scenic wetland views in Yanga National Park, near Balranald.