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. Leeton Eisteddfod

    Wednesday 15 August 2018 to Friday 31 August 2018 , Leeton

    Leeton Eisteddfod is recognised as one of the most outstanding cultural events in western New South Wales. This event is a showcase of talent in music, ballet, speech and drama, literary, highland and line dancing. Programs are available fr…

    15 Aug - 31 Aug
  2. Yanco Village Markets

    Sunday 26 August 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 …

    26 Aug - 27 Jan
  3. Leeton Farmers Market

    Saturday 01 September 2018 to Saturday 06 October 2018 , Leeton

    The Leeton Farmers Market is an authentic farmers market designed by Leeton Shire Council in conjunction with the Rotary Club of Leeton, held on the first Saturday of the month. With a focus on paddock to plate production, the Leeton Farmer…

    01 Sep - 06 Oct