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 25 November 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…

    25 Nov - 27 Jan
  2. Light Up Leeton

    Sunday 02 December 2018 , Leeton

    Light Up Leeton is a Christmas carnival and community concert which sees local homes and businesses join together to celebrate the festive season. Following the festivities in the park, locals and visitors alike are invited to take a drive…

    02 Dec
  3. Formula 1.0 Gliding Grand Prix

    Thursday 27 December 2018 to Sunday 06 January 2019 ,

    The Formula 1.0 Gliding Grand Prix is a new and innovative gliding competition bringing the growing sport of gliding into the 21st century. Held over 11 days, the annual world-leading competition brings pilots from across Australia and the…

    27 Dec - 06 Jan