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Red Gum Track
1 Hour  / 3 Kilometres



Description

Leave Lake Broadwater's main recreation area and wind through huge river red gums skirting the lake edge. Watch for birds on the water or in the lake-side forest, and spy kangaroos, wallabies, lizards and a range of interesting local plants.

The Wilga Campground track joins the Red Gum track and leads to the Wilga Campground 600 metres further on.

Lake Broadwater is a birdwatchers paradise
Lake Broadwater is a birdwatchers paradiseLake Broadwater is the largest natural body of water on the Darling Downs
Lake Broadwater is the largest natural body of water on the Darling DownsWaterbirds travel long distances to feed and breed at Lake Broadwater
Waterbirds travel long distances to feed and breed at Lake BroadwaterKangaroos graze in the shade beside Lake Broadwater
Kangaroos graze in the shade beside Lake Broadwater


Journey Details

Duration1 Hour Itinerary TypeLand
Distance3 KilometresItinerary RouteReturn
Mode of TravelWalk
Level of DifficultyLevel of difficulty - Recommended for people with some bushwalking experience

Activities

  • Animal Watching
    Animal Watching
  • Barbecue
    Barbecue
  • Walking
    Walking
  • Self-Guided
    Self-Guided


Red Gum Track Full Itinerary

Red Gum Track

The Lake Broadwater Conservation Park is managed by the Western Downs Regional Council. Please visit the web site for the latest information including opening hours and safety messages.


Route Details

Duration: 1 Hr 
Distance: 3 Kilometres
Mode of Travel: Walk
Route Type: Return

Experiences
  • Flora/Fauna
    Flora/Fauna
  • Lakes/Rivers/Dams
    Waterways
  • Nature based
    Nature based
  • Wildlife
    Wildlife


Level of Difficulty
Level of difficulty - 3
Other Information
Children: Children are welcome. Supervise children closely - especially near lakes and watercourses.



Other Information

Children:
Yes. Children are welcome. Supervise children closely near lakes and watercourses.


Visit our Driving Safety and Advice page for more information or the RACQ website for the latest road conditions.

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