The Paiwalla Wetland is a private reserve located between Mannum and Murray Bridge. Previously a dairy farm, it is now protected and serves as a refuge for flora and fauna. And snakes. SSSssss. A wonderful place to visit. Check out the website for details on how to get access. Ngarrindjeri country.
Nganguraku country. Near Swan Reach. Such fabulous trees in this part of the state.
Meldanda is a reserve near Cambrai which has nature trails, gardens and a campsite. And some excellent trees. Peramangk, Ngaiawang, Ngarrindjeri and Nganguruku country.
While it might seem that the only place we’ve been lately is Warren, there is always something to see whenever we walk or kayak here. We did a walk in West Warren, a half loop. We took the centre path up the hill and then turned left down the first fire track which has noContinue reading “No-name fire track”
We enjoyed the full North Warren loop experience on Sunday. It’s a lovely 8.8km walk through eucalypts, pine forests and at the moment, water. We went clockwise and only got wet socks in the last 15 minutes. Our last walk here was in May with less puddles and more funghi.
Ngaiawang Country Last year we visited in May. This time round we were here in July. Mallee scrub always looks pretty much the same, but there is actually a lot of colour once you get up close. And we were lucky enough to see a hairy nosed wombat and some red kangaroos too. The fullContinue reading “Brookfield Conservation Park”
After our walk at Mannum Waterfalls we checked out the town. Just beyond the ferry is a lovely bird watching spot.
Meru country, Ngayawang country. We visited the waterfalls hoping to see some water after recent rains. It was beautiful but still pretty dry. An excellent place for a walk if you don’t mind some steep steps. We parked in the lower car park which turned out to be much quieter than the upper car parkContinue reading “Mannum Waterfalls”
We went to check out a wildlife sighting on the outskirts of Adelaide. A southern right whale and her calf were in the sheltered waters of Christies Beach.