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Discover Hidden Worlds with BooBook EcoTours

January 11th, 2017 by Outback Queensland

Come and explore years of history with local Ecologist Guides from BOOBOOK EcoTours in some of Australia’s best outback locations.

Choose a tour or contact BooBook today for one that can be customised just for you and you mates!

 

WONDERS OF WALLAROO – DAY OR EXTENDED TOUR AVAILABLE

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Secluded Gorges, Cycads, Indigenous Art, Fabulous Views, Amazing Rock Formations, Working Cattle Property, First Class Country Hospitality. 

 

Limited to just 12 lucky explorers, adventure to ‘Wallaroo’ – a 71 000 acre cattle station in the spectacular Carnarvon Ranges. Enjoy exclusive access, first class country hospitality and be one of the few to explore and experience this unique property. Appreciate the environmental and cultural values of the landscape, see cycad-filled gorges and visit unique Aboriginal art sites. Admire rare trees and wildflowers. Visit caves and view amazing rock formations, such as The Sphinx and Arch Rock. Join our experienced ecologists in the search for some cryptic creatures such as the leaf-tailed gecko. On the extended tours take a spotlight walk at night to view the beautiful gliding possums. Spend time with the property owners and get a taste of everyday life on this working farm. Sleep in real beds in safari-style tents, participate in camp fire yarns and enjoy tantalising meals with bush flavours.

For more information about this tour, visit: http://www.boobookecotours.com.au/tours/wallaroo-discovery/

 

WHEAT WELLS & WILDLIFE – DAY TOUR

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Local history, iconic Australian wildlife, fascinating flora, waterholes, sustainable agriculture, coal seam gas.

 

BOOBOOK will show you some of the district’s best kept natural secrets all within a stone’s throw of Roma. Uncover the local history and listen to tales as you drive to a working cropping and grazing property which integrates its operation with coal seam gas production. Take a leisurely walk through bushland and lunch alongside a beautiful spring fed waterhole lined with red gums. As you explore the waterhole, keep an eye out for platypus, wallabies, turtles and goannas. While traversing brigalow, dry rainforest and cypress/ironbark woodlands you’ll be amazed at the diversity of plants these vegetation communities contain. The ecological professional guides will point out bottle trees, kurrajongs, and bush tucker plants. Enjoy the easy-going pace as we take time to escape from daily pressures and connect with the land.

 

For more information about this tour, visit: http://www.boobookecotours.com.au/tours/wheat-wells-wildlife/

 

WILDFLOWER WANDER – GURULMUNDI – DAY TOUR

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Wildflowers, Grass Trees, Rare and endemic species, Colour Explosion.

 

Come visit Gurulmundi – one of southern Queensland’s most botanically significant areas. This renowned wildflower hotspot contains over 200 species of plants – all jam-packed on the crest of the Great Dividing Range. With BOOBOOK’s Botanist, you will see a striking array of wildflowers including grevilleas, hakeas, wattles, bush peas, boronias, melaleucas, kunzeas, daisies and grass trees. This is also one of the very few places in Queensland to see the threatened Gurulmundi Heath-myrtle, Gurulmundi Star-flower and Curran’s Wattle. Take as much time as you like to admire the floral displays while learning about each species from our expert guide. See plants such as tiny ground orchids that you might otherwise miss. Apart from wildflowers there are numerous other fascinating plants including spinifex, spotted gums, budgeroo and hairy oaks.

 

For more information about this tour, visit: http://www.boobookecotours.com.au/tours/gurulmundi-wildflowers/

 

Contact BOOBOOK EcoTours:

Website: http://www.boobookecotours.com.au/

Phone: (07) 4622 2646
Email: info@boobook.biz

 

 

 

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