Tidbinbilla Wildlife and E-Bike Tour - 4.5 Hours

Canberra, ACT
UAC002
For 1 person
4.5 hours
$88 each
1 Adult
$88 each
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Highlights

  • Meet koalas, wallabies, potoroos and other native wildlife on a guided walk in Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve
  • Ride with the 'roos on an easy and magical 5km electric bike ride
  • Visit the NASA Deep Space Communication Complex and discover how our solar system is being explored for signs of life

This Tidbinbilla wildlife tour is a half day adventure. Your local guide will introduce you to this beautiful mountain region, its history and cultural significance. You'll hop on electric bikes to ride on designated paths and explore the sights, visit the epic NASA Space Complex and so much more.

What's Included?

  • Return transfers from local accomodation (Within 20km of city centre)
  • Local English speaking guide
  • Park entry fee
  • Electric bike and helmet hire
  • Bottle of water
  • Use of binoculars, wildlife books, raincoats and umbrellas

Your friendly tour guide is ready to show you Canberra’s more exciting, not-so-obvious spots.

You’ll meet koalas, wallabies and other native animals in their natural forest and wetland habitats at the spectacular Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - the perfect spot to watch for potoroos (mini kangaroos), the native platypus and water birds in nearby ponds.

Kids 12 years old and above can hop on an electric bike to ride down designated paths for an epic way of checking out the sights.

This gentle and easy ride goes for 5km back through the forests and past open grasslands.

However, taking an e-bike is not a prerequisite! Your guide can drive you to the kangaroo grazing grounds to the lookout instead, where you can get up close to the roos and soak up the serenity of the mountains.

Inclement weather on the day of your booking?

The guided wildlife walks still go on in wet weather with your guide providing raincoats and umbrellas as required.

But come prepared with spare clothes as you’ll then be taken to the NASA Deep Space Communication Complex to explore the displays about the planets, the Apollo moon missions and the Mars rover.

Session Length

  • This experience is 4.5 hours in duration
  • Starting time is 1:30pm
  • Not available: 24 December 2018 to 30 December 2018; 22 July 2019 to 8 September 2019; 24 December 2019 to 29 December 2019

Restrictions

This is a child-friendly tour. Children are permitted on this tour at the rate listed above. Please select ‘child’ when booking. It is very important that you inform us of your child’s age at the time of booking so that we can ensure that both a car seat is fitted in the vehicle and that we have enough family-friendly e-bikes for everybody. You can inform us email us at info@canberraurbanadventures.com

Guidelines

  • The Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve may be closed on days where there is a high fire risk or other severe weather event. In this situation the provider will contact you to offer an alternative nature tour or to reschedule for a different day
  • This is a child-friendly tour. It is very important that you inform the provider of your child’s age at the time of booking so that they can ensure that both a car seat is fitted in the vehicle and that they have enough family-friendly e-bikes for everybody

Cancellation

Once this experience has been confirmed, changes are at the discretion of the experience provider and arranged with them directly according to their policy.

Numbers on the Day

Maximum of seven.

Weather

In the event of bad weather that may prevent a safe e-bike trip, you’ll head over to the NASA Space Centre for a longer visit. The provider still offers the guided wildlife walks in wet weather and provides raincoats and umbrellas as required, so please dress appropriately.

Dress Code

Please bring extra warm clothing in the cooler months from May to October. Coats and other warm clothing can be left in the vehicle if not required.

Other Info

The Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve may be closed on days where there is a high fire risk or other severe weather event. In this situation we will contact you to offer an alternative nature tour or to reschedule for a different day. If neither of these options is possible we offer a full refund.

This experience is located in Canberra, ACT.