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 28 October 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 …

    28 Oct - 27 Jan
  2. Leeton Country Music Round-up

    Thursday 01 November 2018 to Sunday 04 November 2018 , Leeton

    Since first running in 2005 the Leeton Country Music Round-up has grown to attract in excess of 500 participants with most of these coming from throughout the region and the country. Starting with a concert on the Friday nightat the Leeton…

    01 Nov - 04 Nov
  3. Leeton Town Band Outback Band Spectacular

    Friday 09 November 2018 to Sunday 10 November 2019 , Leeton

    For two days Leeton is host to concerts and performances from some of the best concert and brass bands in the country. We have previously welcomed the following outstanding bands to the stage: Canberra City Band, Griffith City Band, Riveri…

    09 Nov - 10 Nov