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Platypus Viewing Platform, Yungaburra

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  • For the first time in my life, I saw in late afternoon of Platypus just along the stream from the platform. Be very patient and silent. But even in the middle of the day so that a lot of people are trying to see them. With a little luck you will see them. 4 specimens in under an hour. There is also a tree kangaroo. One was his NAP in the tree just above the suspended cable bridge.
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  • After looking for Platypus early and late here we dropped by at lunchtime and there it was. It stayed for over 30 mins diving and looking around. We also saw a Keelback snake swim across the creek. Ta...  more »
  • Third time here and no platypus. Best viewing time is dusk but we waited for a cold 20 mins and left. Found better areas off the beaten track to view platys, just not here!!!  more »
Google
  • A very good place to see platypus. You can walk along the river. If you go early morning for sure you will see many platypus
  • Awesome. Went for a walk up stream a bit...saw 6-7 platypus Greatest part of this area

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