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Yea Wetlands

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Grandson loved it

very nice area for a long or short walk , the grandson was all over it something new at every turn... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2018
Yea, Australia
Yea Wetlands and Y Discovery Centre

Came to Yea to see the Yea Wetlands with a group of photographer friends on the weekends. The... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2018
Sue J
Mill Park, Australia
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“the river”(4 reviews)
Yea, Victoria 3717, Australia
+61 428 972 106
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All reviews nice area interpretive signage the river lovely walk the reserve bird break paths snakes town wetlands track centre discovery environment sound wildlife
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Reviewed 16 October 2018

very nice area for a long or short walk , the grandson was all over it something new at every turn, one forgets what it is to be a kid. Great place to explore and take your lunch and the kids, get them out of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 5 September 2018

Came to Yea to see the Yea Wetlands with a group of photographer friends on the weekends. The Discovery Centre Lady on duty was informative, friendly and very helpful. Toilets available here and has a nice gift shop area. Apparently for groups they will also...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Sue J
Reviewed 10 July 2018

As you walk past the visitor center and pillars of support look down to learn! The trails have great info spots and the bridges are an interesting design too. The hay bails are always changing and if your into Pokémon Go there are Stops and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Daniela G
Reviewed 7 April 2018

Nice area to have lunch and go for a walk along the boardwalk.Walk usually only takes about 20 minutes.

Date of experience: March 2018
Reviewed 12 February 2018

There is a rather quick turn into this reserve as you drive out of Yea towards Mansfield. I have gone past many times but stopped for the first time just recently. It's not big, but it's next to the Billabong and there were ducks and...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Bob_Larkin
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

This pleasant, relaxing 45 min stroll through the wetlands is accessible to all. Excellent interpretive signage exists....but its amazing what you may see/encounter if you take your time. Enter or leave through the adjoining award winning Y Water Discovery Centre to round off your visit.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Russell W
Reviewed 19 December 2017

If you're not into wetlands, you probably won't even have considered this walk. It's one for visitors who love swampy country, big red gums, varied bird-life and dodging Tiger snakes. The Yea wetland does a good job in offering an interesting walk that sheds light...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank tmuller25
Reviewed 18 December 2017

Being so close to town the Wetlands are easy to access. Good signage explaining various flora & fauna in the area. A pleasant walk.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Martin H
Reviewed 7 November 2017

I took my grandchildren to the Yea Wetlands and thru the Y Centre. The grandchildren loved that they could run ahead on the "Wobbly"bridge and look below for any fish, platypuses that were in the Yea River below. They could run with out been hindered...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Jacintab61
Reviewed 2 September 2017

Yesterday we were looking around Yea and went to the very good tourist information centre where a nice lady gave us all the info we needed. Next door there is the path to the Yea Wetlands so decided to look at that before moving on...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Response from tmuller25 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is a parking area and entry is free. It would take about half hour to walk the tracks at a leisurely pace. Tracks are dirt but quite smooth. With determination a person could negotiate them with a walker, but it... More