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Wonga Wetlands

The Murray

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Wonga Wetlands

A sanctuary for birdwatchers, field naturalists, photographers and bushwalking groups, wandering Wonga Wetlands is a fantastic way to wind down and enjoy nature. Wonga is also a remarkable educational experience for school and special interest groups.

A sanctuary for birdwatchers, field naturalists, photographers and bushwalking groups, wandering Wonga Wetlands is a fantastic way to wind down and enjoy nature. Wonga is also a remarkable educational experience for school and special interest groups.

Located on the Murray River floodplain, Wonga Wetlands is being gently restored from grazing land using Albury City's environmentally treated wastewater. An ecosystem of lagoons and billabongs covering 80 hectares of Murray River flood plain, Wonga is home to a variety of wildlife and century old river red gums.

Just look at what's waiting for you - 154 recorded bird species, Wiradjuri campsite, aquatic educational centre, 600 year old river red gums, Indigenous scar tree, various native flora and fauna, old homestead visitor centre, six bird watching hides, three walking trails, picnic and barbecue facilities.

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This is a free attraction

Facilities

  • BBQ facilities
  • Car park
  • Interpretive centre
  • Picnic area
  • Public toilet

Activities

  • Birdwatching
  • Self guided

Opening hours

Monday
8:30am-4:30pm

Tuesday
8:30am-4:30pm

Wednesday
8:30am-4:30pm

Thursday
8:30am-4:30pm

Friday
8:30am-4:30pm

Memberships

  • Visitor Information Centre

Accessibility

Disabled access available, contact operator for details

Suitable for guests with sufficient mobility to climb two or three steps, but would benefit from fixtures and fittings to aid balance

Suitable for guests who depend on the use of a wheelchair in a seated position at all times

Suitable for guests with high support needs who uses a hoist and always travel with a carer

Suitable for guests with a hearing impairment, from mild hearing loss to profoundly deaf

Suitable for guests with a vision impairment. Attained by providing for guests with partial vision impairment or total loss of useable vision

Entry cost

Free Entry