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Eagleby Wetlands
1.2 Hours  / 4 Kilometres



Description

The Eagleby Wetlands Conservation Reserves comprise a cluster of wetland reserves in a suburban/rural matrix on the floodplain of the Logan and Albert Rivers. The Eagleby Wetlands Conservation Reserves are made up of a total of 10 reserves covering an area of 45 hectares. The largest of these reserves, 20 hectares, the Eagleby Wetlands is part of Oliver Sports Complex. The remaining reserves in the floodplain are public open space contributions from past developments.

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Cottonwood Walkwalkers on boardwalk
walkers on boardwalk


Journey Details

Duration1.2 Hours Itinerary TypeLand
Distance4 KilometresItinerary RouteReturn
Mode of TravelWalk
Level of DifficultyUnrated

Facilities

  • Walking Tracks
    Walking Tracks

Activities

  • Walking
    Walking
  • Self-Guided
    Self-Guided


Eagleby Wetlands Full Itinerary

Eagleby Wetlands

Eagleby Wetland Reserve, a re-claimed wetland around a water treatment plant on the Albert River, is located between the Logan and Albert Rivers. The Wetlands feature varied bird habitats such as melaleuca and brackish swamps, freshwater lakes, woodlands, cane fields and open grassland. 203 Australian native bird species have been recorded in the Reserve, including 17 of the 24 Australian Raptors, and almost half of the species found in Queensland. The Eagleby Wetland Reserve is a popular birding location for avi-tourists.


Eagleby Wetlands
Eagleby Wetlands


Route Details

Duration: 1.2 Hrs 
Distance: 4 Kilometres
Mode of Travel: Walk
Route Type: Return

Experiences
  • Flora/Fauna
    Flora/Fauna
  • Nature based
    Nature based
  • Wildlife
    Wildlife


Level of Difficulty
Unrated



Other Information


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