Fivebough Wetlands

Fivebough Wetlands is two kilometres north-east of Leeton, New South Wales. 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. The wetlands are Crown reserve for Environmental Protection and Public Recreation (R1030008) and are also Ramsar listed wetlands of international importance. The approximate area of Fivebough Wetlands is 342 hectares.

Call into Leeton Visitors Information Centre prior to visiting to obtain maps and local bird information.

Nearby events

  1. Yanco Village Markets

    Sunday 30 September 2018 to Sunday 27 January 2019 , Leeton

    Yanco Village Markets are on the last Sunday of the month from 9am to 1pm. They are held in the Yanco Hall and feature handmade crafts, jewellery, baked goods, plants, fruit and vegetables, bric a brac, and much much more. Get in early …

    30 Sep - 27 Jan
  2. Leeton Show

    Friday 05 October 2018 to Saturday 06 October 2018 , Leeton

    The Leeton Agricultural Show will be held over two days and showcases the Shire in a display of agriculture, entertainment and local achievements. Sunday will be mainly horse events. Pavilions at the Leeton Showgrounds will be filled with …

    05 Oct - 06 Oct
  3. Leeton Relay For Life

    Saturday 06 October 2018 to Sunday 07 October 2018 ,

    Relay For Life is a fun and moving overnight experience that raises vital funds for the Cancer Council’s research, prevention, information and support services. Relay is a chance for the Leeton community to recognise and celebrate local can…

    06 Oct - 07 Oct