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SPECIALISED GUIDED BIRDING TOURS IN SOUTH AUSTRALIA. Adelaide based BIRD TOURS SA offer FULL DAY and HALF DAY guided birdwatching tours around Adelaide as well as MULTI-DAY tours throughout South Australia. All tours are customised to suit your...more
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Reviewed 4 days ago

My wife and I had an absolutely fantastic day birding with Steve. Steve made every effort to make us feel comfortable and accomodate the species we specified we'd like to target. Not only is his ability to locate and identify birds excellent, his ability to...More

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Steve P, Owner at Bird Tours SA - Birdwatching Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Garry and Mandy, Thanks so much for the review. I am delighted you had a such a great day despite the unusual weather we encountered! I am also pleased we were able to find so many of your targets. If you are ever back...More

Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

Steve was an excellent guide and we went to several locations for different types of birds and some wildlife as well. Steve was always particular about making sure we both had viewing thru the scope he set up. He also took pictures thru his scope...More

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Steve P, Owner at Bird Tours SA - Birdwatching Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 June 2018

Hi Peggy, Thanks so much for the review and selecting Bird Tours SA for your Adelaide birding adventure. It was a delight to show you our amazing wildlife, especially a "Kookaburra sitting in an old gum tree". Best regards and if you and Jack are...More

Reviewed 8 May 2018

Steve Potter is an exceptionally talented, knowledgeable, and personable bird guide. I was recently in the Adelaide area and contracted with Steve for two days of birding. In the past I have birded on six continents with a number of professional birding tour companies. That...More

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Steve P, Owner at Bird Tours SA - Birdwatching Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2018

Hi Steven, Wow. Thanks so much for the exceptional review. I am delighted we had such a great 2 days! 25% of all Australian birds and only around Adelaide. Now for the next 75% on your next visit! Thanks again for the opportunity to escort...More

Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

Me and my partner recently went on a full day tour with Steve from Bird Tours SA. Steve's knowledge of the area is fantastic and he knows exactly where to go to find certain species. Steve knew that I wanted to see as much as...More

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Steve P, Owner at Bird Tours SA - Birdwatching Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2018

Dear Chris, Thanks so much for the kind words and also the opportunity to show you some of our amazing wildlife. I really enjoyed our time together and hoped that Georgia would be fully inspired now she has seen Lewins Rail! I hope you have...More

Reviewed 17 March 2018

On the 25th January 2018 I booked a day with Steve Potter for March 7th 2018.It was confirmed by him via email. This was the last day of a 30 day tour I was doing in Australia. This was going to be one of if...More

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Steve P, Owner at Bird Tours SA - Birdwatching Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 April 2018

Dear Malcolm, Thank you for your review. Once again I apologise for the cancellation. I understand this is very disappointing when travelling. As I said this was due to unavoidable circumstances. Unfortunately my attempt to secure another guide for you didn't work out due to...More

Reviewed 16 February 2018

Steve was very professional and new exactly where to go and how to find the birds. We had a great day and saw birds I didn't expect to find.More

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Steve P, Owner at Bird Tours SA - Birdwatching Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 April 2018

Dear Patty, Thanks so much for the excellent review. I am delighted you and Jim had such a great day birding the Adelaide area. It was a pleasure to show you both the birds and the region of this special part of our country. Should...More

Reviewed 3 February 2018

We spent a fantastic half day with Steve today. As complete novices on our first bird watching trip Steve took time to explain lots of information about species and took us to various places in the Adelaide hills to see bush and water birds. Our...More

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Steve P, Owner at Bird Tours SA - Birdwatching Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 February 2018

Hi Phil, Thanks so much for taking time to review our tours. I am delighted you and Val had such a great day. Thanks also for the great tips re Europe! Here's to many more birding adventures for your guys. Enjoy you binoculars and again,...More

Reviewed 30 January 2018

Steve Potter is a true professional. We knew in advance that the temperature was expected to be over 41°C (105°F). Steve left the length of the trip up to us, even suggesting that the trip could be canceled the same day it was scheduled for...More

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Steve P, Owner at Bird Tours SA - Birdwatching Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 February 2018

Hi Sharon, Thanks so much for the great review. I am delighted you and Marsha had a great morning out birding, despite the heat! I am also happy you got to visit the Lamington National Park. What an amazing place. Should you ever need any...More

Reviewed 20 January 2018

Steve took us to beautiful locations where we saw 65 species in a half day tour. He made sure all 4 of us saw what we wanted. His outstanding knowledge, long experience and delight in birds along with his friendly, helpful manner made the day...More

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Steve P, Owner at Bird Tours SA - Birdwatching Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2018

Thanks so much Judith for the great review. Much appreciated. It was a pleasure to guide you and your friends through some special parts of the greater Adelaide region. I trust it will inspire them all to get out to some more locations! Best regards...More

Reviewed 26 November 2017

We spent 6 days travelling with Steve Potter in S Australia and couldn't have wished for a better guide. Thanks to Steve we inched towards our 500th Australian bird species and found 18 lifers - including some difficult ones, such as Shy Heathwren, Redthroat, Rufous...More

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Steve P, Owner at Bird Tours SA - Birdwatching Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 December 2017

Thank you John for the encouraging review. Such unexpected words from people who have travelled so much. Much appreciated! I was delighted to spend this time with you and Mary and show you some of the amazing wildlife in this part of our beautiful country....More

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Hi Barry, Thanks for the contact again! I am so delighted you and Carol had a great time last visit and I trust we can plan something special for this one. When are you planning to be here? I have copied this email to... More
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