Boondall Wetlands Environment Centre

31 Paperbark Drive, Boondall, QLD, 4034 07 3403 1490
Wheelchair accessible
Public toilets

Boondall Wetlands Environment Centre temporarily closed until further notice

The personal safety of Brisbane residents and visitors is our top priority. Due to coronavirus, Council has closed its environment centres. All programs delivered from these centres have also been suspended to assist with social distancing requirements.

The Boondall Wetlands remain open to the public.

Check our Coronavirus: Council updates and impacts page for latest updates. For event information, search our What’s On calendar to see if an event has been impacted.

Come and visit our new look Boondall Wetlands Environment 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.

Meet our stick insects, play in the animation centre, browse the wetlands dioramas and enjoy the interactive display.

While at the centre, explore with Agents of Discovery by downloading the free app (Google PlayApple Store).

 

Facilities

  • Interactive display
  • Sensory wall
  • Information desk
  • Display area
  • Sheltered picnic tables
  • Bike tracks
  • Walking tracks
  • Indigenous art
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Public toilets
Indigenous totem trails are a part of Brisbane’s permanent public art.

Opening hours

  • Monday: Closed
  • Tuesday: 9am-4pm
  • Wednesday: 9am-4pm
  • Thursday: 9am-4pm
  • Friday: 9am-4pm
  • Saturday: 9am-4pm
  • Sunday: 9am-4pm

Volunteering

You can help raise awareness about our reserves and encourage positive environmental outcomes while enjoying the company of other volunteers by joining our Volunteer Program.

A variety of volunteering opportunities is available including:

  • greeter and administrative positions, including project and workshop delivery
  • forest guides to lead group walks
  • event and activity support, including environmental educational and advocacy.

Location

More information

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Our environment centres also offer curriculum-based Environmental Learning Program for schools. 

While at the centre you can also walk the Hide 'n' Seek Children's Trail though the wetlands. Before you go, or during your walk, you can download or view the trail map (Word - 1.46Mb).

Educational resources

Watch the Sharing Shorelines video to learn about the importance of Brisbane's coastal habitats for shorebirds.

Check out how many bird's in the bird checklist you see in the wetlands.

Nurri Millen art totems

Nurri Millen Totem Trail is a series of cast aluminium totems symbolise aspects of the Indigenous Australian culture in the wetlands. Download:

Upcoming events

Tue 7 Apr 2020, 10:00am
Cancelled

**This event has been cancelled.**Bookings essential. Come and explore the park with a magnifying glass and watch a whole new world come to life as you...

Boondall Wetlands Environment Centre, 31 Paperbark Drive (entry via Stanworth Rd), Boondall

Wed 8 Apr 2020, 9:30am
Cancelled

**This event has been cancelled.**Bookings essential. Come and create a wildlife friendly garden in your backyard by making your own wicking pot to take home...

Boondall Wetlands Environment Centre, 31 Paperbark Drive (entry via Stanworth Rd), Boondall

Wed 8 Apr 2020, 11:30am
Cancelled

**This event has been cancelled.**Bookings essential. Roman Spur will show you how to grow organic food in your backyard. Learn how to make self-watering...

Boondall Wetlands Environment Centre, 31 Paperbark Drive (entry via Stanworth Rd), Boondall

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