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Get ready for an unforgettable journey though architecturally stunning country towns, thoughtfully curated galleries, captivating museums and historic sites. Your visit here will take you outdoors over rich agricultural river flats, through untouched National Parks and even underground to magnificent prehistoric caves.

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Gum Swamp Bird Hide

Greens Road,
Forbes, New South Wales, 2871

Phone: 02 6852 4155

Gum Swamp attracts many different species of birdlife all year round. A popular location for both the birdlife and the enthusiasts who wish to observe them. It can be found just a few kilometres south of the town of Forbes, just off the highway on Greens Road, and features 4 "hides" allowing people the opportunity to view the birds in their habitat. Catch sight of the magnificent goanna sculpture (aka Gugaa) as you take the path into the reserve area from the carpark.

Aerial shot Gum Swamp and Gugaa
Gum Swamp with Trudy
Gum Swamp bird watching

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