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Newells Paddock Wetlands

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Footscray, Maribyrnong, Victoria, Australia
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It keeps improving

More paths are being constructed and more vegetation is being planted. What is there already is... read more

Reviewed 7 April 2017
platypus150
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Melbourne, Australia
Gem in the suburbs

Small area with pleasant bushland and good view across to the city. New BBQ facilities just... read more

Reviewed 9 March 2017
aussietraveller1960
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melbourne
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6 Apr 2017
“It keeps improving”
8 Mar 2017
“Gem in the suburbs”
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Footscray, Maribyrnong, Victoria, Australia
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Reviewed 7 April 2017

More paths are being constructed and more vegetation is being planted. What is there already is maturing and the ephemeral wetlands take on water. So close to the city and such a variety of bird life, both waterbirds and woodland species.

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Reviewed 9 March 2017

Small area with pleasant bushland and good view across to the city. New BBQ facilities just installed. Good diversion when traversing the Maribyrnong trail

Thank aussietraveller1960
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Reviewed 6 February 2017

The local Council has just spent a fortune putting a path through here. It looks absolutely gorgeous. Well worth taking the kids or the family pet down here for a walk - just watch out for snakes!

Thank Peter G
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Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Lovely spot that is a real community effort. Great place to take a walk and bird watch. You can even join the friends of newell paddocks wetland and get involved. You can access wetlands via Maribyrnong trail, from Jameson ave or by crossing river from...More

Thank JohnG3121
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Reviewed 19 August 2016

Next to the major railway lines, close to the city is a small sanctuary called Newells Paddock Wetlands. It is full of bird life. A walkway with a footbridge has just been completed around and through the wetlands. It is hard to believe that such...More

Thank DarwinGranny
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