Tamar Island Wetlands, Riverside

4.4
#4 of 13 in Parks in Launceston
Tamar Island Wetlands is located in Riverside. Our Launceston trip planning website makes visiting Tamar Island Wetlands and other Launceston attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • We visited here three or four times whilst staying close by. As bird watchers we came here mainly for the birds but must say that it’s suitable for all ages and anyone interested in wildlife or photog...  more »
  • Easy flat walk out to Tamar Island. A quick lap around the island, water and seating available. Adequate carpark and some wetlands info on display. Recommended. Be aware not much shelter on actual wal...  more »
  • I did the walk at Tamar Island Werlands as it is one of the Tas Parks 60 Great Short Walks. There was a variety of birds around the area and I can see why it would appeal to bird watches. The day I co...  more »
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  • A quiet and enjoyable long walk. It was nice to see and hear lots if birdlife.
  • Nice walk on the wetland. Many swans, ducks and birds.
  • One of the family's favourite places to go in Launceston. The two staff on duty were informative and friendly. Donations are appreciated & deserved. Strolling throughout is great. Watching wildlife from insects to birds is fun for the family...
  • Well maintained boardwalk, knowledgeable, friendly people in the information centre.
  • Extremely friendly staff. Beautiful place to go for an easy short boardwalk. I got to see lots of swans.

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