• Lakes & waterways

Wonga Wetlands

2377 Riverina Highway, Albury, New South Wales, 2640

A sanctuary for birdwatchers, field naturalists, photographers and bushwalking groups, wandering Wonga Wetlands is a fantastic way to wind down and enjoy nature. Wonga is also a remarkable educational experience for school and special interest groups.

Located on the Murray River floodplain, Wonga Wetlands is being gently restored from grazing land using Albury City's environmentally treated wastewater. An ecosystem of lagoons and billabongs covering 80 hectares of Murray River flood plain, Wonga is home to a variety of wildlife and century old river red gums.

Just look at what's waiting for you - 154 recorded bird species, Wiradjuri campsite, aquatic educational centre, 600 year old river red gums, Indigenous scar tree, various native flora and fauna, old homestead visitor centre, six bird watching hides, three walking trails, picnic and barbecue facilities.

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Facilities:
  • BBQ facilities
  • Car park
  • Interpretive centre
  • Picnic area
  • Public toilet
Activities:
  • Birdwatching
  • Self guided
Opening hours:
  • Monday
    8:30am - 4:30pm
  • Tuesday
    8:30am - 4:30pm
  • Wednesday
    8:30am - 4:30pm
  • Thursday
    8:30am - 4:30pm
  • Friday
    8:30am - 4:30pm
Membership:
  • Visitor Information Centre
Accessibility:
  • Disabled access available, contact operator for details
  • Suitable for guests with a vision impairment. Attained by providing for guests with partial vision impairment or total loss of useable vision
  • Suitable for guests with a hearing impairment, from mild hearing loss to profoundly deaf
  • Suitable for guests with sufficient mobility to climb two or three steps, but would benefit from fixtures and fittings to aid balance
  • Suitable for guests who depend on the use of a wheelchair in a seated position at all times
  • Suitable for guests with high support needs who uses a hoist and always travel with a carer
Entry cost:

Free entry

2377 Riverina Highway, Albury, New South Wales, 2640

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