Gondwana Guides specialises in bird watching tours in Lamington National Park, Brisbane, the Gold Coast, South-east Queensland and throughout Australia, New Zealand and Papua New Guinea.
Gondwana Guides is a Tour Guiding company owned and operated by one of Australia's most experienced guides Barry Davies, the only person to twice be named Australian EcoGuide of the Year by Ecotourism Australia. Barry also sub-contracts as a Tour Leader, Guide and Tour Planner to groups traveling to Australia, New Zealand and Papua New Guinea for Birding, Wildlife, Cultural and Educational tours and provides Consulting Services in Ecotourism, Environmental Interpretation and Fauna management (Spotter Catcher).
Bird watching and wildlife tours in South-east Queensland, Brisbane, the Gold Coast and Lamington National Park.
Day tours from Brisbane and the Gold Coast including Lamington National Park - 100 + bird species possible depending on the season.
Longer tours in South-east Queendsland including rainforest in Lamington N P, woodland at Girraween NP, grassland near Inglewood for inland species, freshwater wetlands in the Lockyer Valley and coastal habitats near Brisbane and the Gold Coast - 250 bird species possible in a 4-5 day tour.
Mammals including Grey Kangaroos, Wallabies, Koala, Platypus, Echidna, Pademelons, Bandicoots, Possums, Gliders and Flying Foxes may be seen as well as a range of reptiles, frogs, butterflies and other insects (depending on the season).
Visit our birding page for some sample itineraries then contact
to get a custom designed itinerary to suit your needs.
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Scheduled Tours in 2013
Sunrise Birding Tours (USA)
North Queensland (Cairns region), Darwin and Kakadu NP June 22 to July 4
Wildside Nature Tours (USA)
Australian Birds and Wildlife Photo Adventure
Lamington NP, North Queensland, Darwin and Kakadu NP - Sept 7 to 21
Birding EcoTours (South Africa)
Queensland, Lamington NP, Wollongong pelagic, Sydney region
6 to 19 Pre-tour
extension - Uluru and Alice Springs - Oct 1 to 5 Post-tour
extension - Tasmania (Bruny Island) - Oct 19 to 22
Birding EcoTours (South Africa)
North Queensland, Lamington NP, Wollongong pelagic, Sydney region
Oct 6 to 19
Pre-tour extension - Uluru and Alice Springs - Oct 1 to 5
Post-tour extension - Tasmania (Bruny Island) - Oct 19 to 22
Photographic Birding Tours with Wildlife Photographer Michael Snedic
Bowra Station (Queensland) - Aug 1 to 8
Bookings are open for the 2014 Bowra tour from Aug 23 to 30.
Bunya Mountains Bird Photography weekend - October 23 to 25
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Walking tours with interNational Park tours (2014)
New Zealand - Chatham Is to Queen Charlotte Sound Feb 12 -26
Tasmania -Western Wilderness March 4 - 17
Lava Tubes to Lawn Hill July 6 - 21
Southern Ireland - Ramble Through History - July 23 to Aug 9
Go to www.parktours.com.au for International Park Tours details
Birding workshops 2013
Binna Burra Mountain Lodge Birding Break - Nov 4 to 7
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Barry Davies: telephone +61 (0) 7 55 333 162 mobile (cell) +61 (0) 417 585865
If you do not receive a return email or phone call from our office number within 2 days it may be that I am out in the bush and out of range. Please be patient and I will get back to you.