Boondall Wetlands Environment Centre

""The Boondall Wetlands Environment Centre opened in 1996 and is located in the internationally significant Boondall Wetlands Reserve. At the centre you can view our environmental and cultural displays, discover facts about the wetlands flora and fauna, and learn about the importance of preserving natural areas.

Location and opening hours

The centre is:

  • located at 31 Paperbark Drive, Boondall
  • open Monday to Sunday from 8.30am to 4pm
  • closed on public holidays and may be closed at other times. Phone Brisbane City Council on 07 3403 8888 prior to your visit for current centre and reserve notifications

Facilities

Facilities at the Boondall Wetlands Environment Centre include:

  • an information desk, interactive displays and interpretive material
  • walking tracks (wheelchair accessible), bike tracks and bird hides
  • public toilets, parking and wheelchair access
  • sheltered picnic tables

Activities

People of all ages can use Boondall Wetlands Environment Centre to learn about the reserve and the importance of wetlands to the wider environment.

At the Boondall Wetlands Environment Centre you can:

  • stroll through the different wetland habitats
  • enjoy bird watching opportunities
  • look for wildlife feeding and resting in the reserve
  • see the wetlands from the water with your own canoe or kayak
  • go on a free guided walk with a volunteer guide
  • borrow a self-guided walking track booklet form (photographic identification required)
  • bike ride through the wetlands
  • find out about our  curriculum-based Environmental Learning Program for schools
  • participate in events and activities offered by Council's Environment Centres

Educational resources

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Volunteering

You can help look after the reserves while enjoying the company of other volunteers by joining our Volunteer Program. A variety of volunteering opportunities are available including bushcare, interpretive guide and event-based opportunities.

Photo gallery

View the Boondall Wetlands Environment Centre photo gallery as a slideshow or view photos individually as part of Council's Flickr account.

More information

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