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Birdwatching and Wildlife Noosa Biosphere Half-Day Experience

Birdwatching and Wildlife Noosa Biosphere Half-Day Experience
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Birdwatching and Wildlife Noosa Biosphere Half-Day Experience
US$93.05
Overview
Discover the UNESCO Noosa Biosphere Reserve and the Noosa HInterland in this Half-Day experience.  The Noosa Biosphere is a unique area where sub-tropical and temperate zones overlap, providing varied ecosystems home to 300+ Australian bird varieties, with 60 ecosystems, 1300 plant species, pristine coastal & mountain landscapes. We visit 6 - 8 locations to observe as many fauna and flora in the Noosa region.
What to Expect
Designed for the avid birdwatcher, fauna and flora enthusiast and nature photographer to see as much wildlife as possible and share interests in this Half-Day tour.  In a roomy, air-conditioned mini-van we visit 6-8 locations with short tranquil easy walks, no more than a few hundred metres, to the vantage point. Ample time and opportunity to photograph and observe flora and fauna in their natural habitat is factored into this tour.

The UNESCO Noosa Biosphere Reserve is a unique area where tropical and temperate zones overlap, providing varied ecosystems and where we visit 3-4 locations which include Mangroves, Wallum, Wet and Dry Eucalypt forests and Rainforests. 40% of Australia’s bird species are found in this area, some 304 species including Miratory wader species. Other fauna species include Eastern Grey kangaroo, Koala, Grey-headed flying fox, Echidna, Carpet python, Brush-tail possum, Ring-tail possum, Platypus.  Rich in biodiversity we stop to enjoy a delicious, locally sourced morning tea as we absorb the ambience of this very special Nature reserve.  Some of the iconic bird species that you may discover are Glossy Black-cockatoo,Scarlet honey-eater,Eastern osprey, Variegated fairy-wren,Pale-headed rosella,Eastern Whipbird.

Finishing the half-day wildlife experience you will return back at your accommodation by 1:00 pm to enjoy the rest of your visit to the Sunshine Coast also known as Australia’s Nature Coast.
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Reviewed 25 April 2018
Birdwatching in Paradise

I came across a brochure for this company on the second last day of my trip to Australia and I was very glad I did as they were able to fit me in for a half day trip at short notice and as I was...More

Thank Alan D
TropicalTreks, Owner at Tropical Treks Guided Bush Walks & Birdwatching, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2018

Hi Alan, thank you for choosing Tropical Treks for your Half day birdwatching experience in the Noosa Biosphere. We appreciate your review of our family owned tour business. I enjoyed our day searching out some of the 304 species of bird that call Noosa home....More

Reviewed 13 April 2018
Wet but wonderful

My travelling companion and I were lucky enough to find a half day bird-watching trip at fairly short notice on our travels around SE Australia. The weather was rather unkind but we still saw and/or over 50 birds in several locations. Having a good guide...More

Thank David K
TropicalTreks, Owner at Tropical Treks Guided Bush Walks & Birdwatching, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2018

Hi David, thank you for your kind review and choosing of Tropical Treks for your Birdwatching experience. I had a great day with you and enjoyed your company and enthusiasm for Australian nature. The rain and wind can disturb the birds, but your good humour...More

Reviewed 12 March 2018
Memorable day exploring

Steve not only showed us birds, bats & kangaroos, but explained the plant life as well. It was a very memorable day.More

Thank Tim H
Steve G, Owner at Tropical Treks Guided Bush Walks & Birdwatching, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2018

Hi Tim, thanks for your kind review. I had a great afternoon showing you, Gloria and Harold around Noosa. Your enthusiasm to see and learn about our birds and other wildlife was contagious. The rain even held off for us. Thank you for choosing Tropical...More

Reviewed 4 March 2018
Learned and saw so much

My husband and I had a fantastic half-day birdwatching and wildlife tour with Steve. The weather meant that some birds were harder to find but Steve did an outstanding job of scouting - and we still saw many. He is so knowledgeable and we enjoyed...More

Thank Cynthia S
Steve G, Owner at Tropical Treks Guided Bush Walks & Birdwatching, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2018

Hi Cynthia, thank you very much for your kind review. I had a great day showing you both our special wildlife, including some of our most remarkable birdlife. The Noosa Biosphere Reserve and adjoining hinterlands are some of the best areas in Australia. I enjoyed...More

Reviewed 18 October 2017
Beautiful half-day birdwatching

At the end of our vacation I really wanted to know which bird belongs to those beautiful songs. Steve helped me immensely with that! He's very knowledgeable and really gives you the opportunity to spot, watch, enjoy nature and birds and photograph them. For me...More

Thank Wendy W
Steve G, Owner at Tropical Treks Guided Bush Walks & Birdwatching, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2017

Hi, thank you for your kind review. I'm happy you enjoyed the birdwatching in the Noosa Biosphere reserve, it really is a special place. I enjoyed your company and our discussions about birds and wildlife. I hope you enjoyed your Australian Holiday and we would...More

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