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Wildbark Visitor Centre Twilight Tour - Canberra

Enjoy an evening walk in a critically endangered ecosystem with a trained guide, searching for animals extinct from the mainland of Australia.
Wildbark Visitor Centre Twilight Tour - Canberra


  • Twilight walking tour with nature guides

  • Learn about the local ecology

  • Spot nocturnal and endangered animals

  • Relaxing evening bushwalk in grassy woodlands

  • Discover how animals are reintroduced to the wild

  • Uncover the historical connections of the landscape

Visit Mulligans Flat Woodland Sanctuary to embark on a 2.5 hour twilight walk in nature on Canberra’s doorstep. Join nature guides as you wander amongst the biological preserve to learn about the sanctuary that protects many native and endangered species from their predators.

On the border of 1300 hectares of fox-free bushland, wander the grassy woodlands with a spotlight to witness rare Eastern Bettong foraging on native truffles or tiny sugar gliders eating nectar from the tops of a flowering eucalyptus tree. Kangaroos and wallabies species can also be found feeding in their natural environment. If you listen carefully, you may even hear the distant cry of curlew birds and nocturnal animals that make an appearance after dark.

This evening Twilight Walk is a wonderful introduction to local ecology and conservation work that is being conducted by the Australian National University to restore these critically endangered woodlands and the furry friends that live here.

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  • 1 x Guided Spotlighting Tour
  • 1 x Red Light Torch Rental


  • 1 x Guided Spotlighting Tour
  • 1 x Red Light Torch Rental
  • Conservation Ecology
  • Reintroduced Animals
  • Eastern Bettongs, Eastern Quolls, Bush Stone-Curlews and so many more
  • Critically endangered box gum grassy woodlands ecosystem.


  • Please allow approximately 2 to 2.5 hours for this experience.

Departure Location

  • The experience will leave from 25 Rosenburg Street in Throsby, at the Wildbark Visitor Centre.

What To Bring

  • Please wear comfortable enclosed shoes and weather appropriate gear.

Additional Information

  • Participants can Reschedule up to 3 hours before their tour
  • Maximum group size: 10 people
  • Tours will run in light rain. Tours will be cancelled in the case of heavy rain, thunderstorms, hail, extreme heat and high winds gusting over 35km/h
  • Twilight Tours are not currently easily accessible by wheelchairs. Please contact the Wildbark Visitor Centre to discuss

Cancellation Policy

  • Change your booking up to 48 hours before the start time of your experience
  • Changes are not permitted within 48 hours of your experience
  • Late arrivals or no shows may result in you forfeiting your experience

Booking Information

  • Confirmation in the form of a tour voucher will be received at time of booking
  • Upon completion of purchase, please print the voucher and present on day of the experience
  • Vouchers can also be presented on your mobile device for this attraction
  • Availability was accurate at the time of booking however, is subject to change due to circumstances out of our control
  • For your information, complete Tour Operator Information including contact details is included on your tour voucher
  • We strongly suggest reconfirming your booking with the tour operator within 24 hours of making your booking and prior to making other travel arrangements

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