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Fivebough Wetlands - Leeton


Fivebough Wetlands are located near Leeton in the Riverina region of New South Wales. Fivebough Swamp is two kilometres north-east of Leeton. This venue also hosts the internationally recognised Australian Bird Fair held annually in September.

The wetlands have five kilometres of walking trails and three kilometres of all-weather trails with viewing mounds and a bird hide placed along the trails to provide ease of observation for bird watchers.

The wetlands contain a habitat of exceptional quality for water birds, particularly waders. Around 174 different species of bird have been observed at Fivebough to date.

Note: Check with Leeton Visitor's Centre for accessibility prior to visiting.

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