june, 2022

05jun11:00 am2:00 pmGuided Canoe Tour Hunter Wetlands Centre11:00 am - 2:00 pm Hunter Wetlands Centre, 1 Wetlands Place, Shortland NSW 2307

Event Details

Meet at the Visitor Centre at 11am and head off to the canoe shed for an 11.30am launch.

After a safety briefing and paddle instructions, Geoff will lead the group along the canoe channel to Ironbark Creek introducing the fascinating diversity of wildlife both above and below the water. Learn about the history of the wetlands as revealed along the banks. A 30 to 40 minute paddle brings you to the rainforest landing where you will disembark for a break and to explore the rainforest.
Please bring lunch/snack and a water bottle.
After this break you will paddle back to the canoe shed. Expect to back around 2.00pm.

Participants must wear closed shoes and a hat is recommended.

Buoyancy vests will be provided and must be worn.

Two and three seater canoes are available.

Cost: $20.00 per person. Children (must be 4 years ) $10.00

Book online https://wetlands.org.au/events/canoe-tour-world-environment-day/

Other activities on World Environment Day include breakfast with the birds, buggy tour and rainforest walk, guided walking tours, talks, Bush Tucker Garden tour and activities for the kids. More information https://wetlands.org.au/events/world-environment-day-2022/


(Sunday) 11:00 am - 2:00 pm


Hunter Wetlands Centre

1 Wetlands Place, Shortland NSW 2307


Val Noakemarketing@wetlands.org.au HWCA, 1 Wetlands Place, Shortland