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Best of Wildlife and Birds Tour

Canberra, Australian Capital Territory

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.

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Stop At: Canberra, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory

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.

Duration: 40 minutes

Stop At: Canberra Deep Space Communication Complex, 421 Discovery Drive off Cotter & Paddys River Roads, Tidbinbilla, Paddys River 2620 Australia

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.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve, Paddys River Rd, Canberra 2620 Australia

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

Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes

Stop At: Canberra, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory

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

Duration: 30 minutes

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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory

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