We enjoyed walking along the rainforest boardwalk and around the wetlands. At the time of day we visited, it was a little bright/glary for photography but there was plenty of birdlife and interesting flora to enjoy.
This wetland north of Cairns is a great spot for a peaceful walk or a BBQ, there are toilets n plenty of parking, not well advertised but it is free n very interesting, particularly liked the rain forest boardwalk
It was good to visit late in the day without the fear of being locked in. We walked a couple of trails and saw Orange - footed Scrub Fowl. The signage could be a bit better but all in all a good venue.
Who would have believed this was a commercially exploited site until 20 years ago? The remnant Feather Palms and Paperbark Swamp were recognised as a crucial rescue mission, and the former cane farm and quarry activities ceased, seamlessly rehabilitated, and time (and dedicated effort) have...更多