Project Description

Vision Walks – Platypus Walk

Contact Details

Phone: 0405 275 743

Email: [email protected]

Website: Vision Walks

Observe Platypus in their natural habitat

On this tour we go for a walk along a creek where the playful platypus live. Platypus can be seen at any time of the day, but our best chance is just after dawn. We pick you up from your Byron Bay accommodation, drive to the special Platypus area, and start our 1.5 hour (easy) walk.

On our walk we will along the platypus creek looking for platypus, we usually see 1-2 platypus, plus loads of birds and sometimes even koala. After our walk we will have a nice picnic breakfast then return to Byron Bay.

We can’t guarantee platypus sightings on this tour, but if we don’t see them, we take you to our plan b site on another day, for free. Walk days: Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday. Other days can be arranged, just ask.

Duration: 5:30-9:30 am Approximately 4 hours

Pickups: You will be picked up from your accommodation in Byron Bay. There is a surcharge for other pickups.

Includes: • Experienced environmental scientist guide • Transport • Lunch, locally sourced picnic breakfast • Binoculars

How much? Adults $145, Conc (ISIC/pens) $135, Child (10-17yo) $110,  Group 3+ $120;

Minimum of 2 people – Maximum of 7.

What to bring • Wear a pair of sturdy covered shoes. • Bring a raincoat (if you have one, we have ones you can borrow). • Bring water (600ml should be enough). • Hat • Camera

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