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Very interesting.

Until I saw this and read the history along side the sculpture I had no Idea about this bushranger... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Adelaide, Australia
Quirky attraction

No one does quirky attractions like country Australia. This one is a interesting one to say the... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2018
Greater Melbourne, Australia
via mobile
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4 weeks ago
“Very interesting.”
30 Aug 2018
“Quirky attraction ”
Princes Highway, Meningie, South Australia 5264, Australia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Until I saw this and read the history along side the sculpture I had no Idea about this bushranger! Very interesting read.

Thank SelinaJ1960
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

No one does quirky attractions like country Australia. This one is a interesting one to say the least. Located across car park from Lions Park

1  Thank JohnG3121
Reviewed 9 August 2018

What a great fun thing and very educational. The statue of the ostrich standing by the lake is great and the idea to make it easy to sit on is great and very sensible because everyone of course is going to try it. Loved reading...More

Thank hbrisbane
Reviewed 29 June 2018

In the olden days there were wild ostriches in the Coorong area. Peope were harvesting their feathers up until the 1960s. Now there are no more. However, this Birdman of the Coorong is a reminder of the past. I learned a lot from here. Kids...More

Thank Robby G C
Reviewed 14 April 2018

Who doesn't want to sit on an ostrich?? Well worth stopping in to read the story of the Birdman of the Coorong!

Thank Driving Oz w
Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

What a brilliant tale! This is very unique and interactive! Not sure how true the story really is but there's usually some truth in these things. A very stable, clean amusement to sit astride and have Ines photo taken. Some may need a helping hand...More

Thank Steve L
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

It's a statue of an ostrich. With a story about the bird man who rode it. But I'm not sure it deserves it's own category as a tourist attraction - it is situated at the far end of the jubilee park. Stop, sit on the...More

1  Thank Lynette A
Reviewed 20 March 2017

When travelling through Mrningie, call in on the main strip and read the story of SA only bushranger...who rode an ostrich. A five minute snap for photos and a read as the big kids climb aboard.

1  Thank 666Victoria666
Reviewed 30 January 2017

an interesting story on the birdman.If you're heading for Tailem Bend take the long way through Narrung via the ferry and visit Raukkan the church is on the$50 note !

1  Thank DAVID O
Reviewed 16 December 2016

On the lake foreshore, easily accessed for disabled people. Found the new pelican sculpture also on the foreshore to be much better.

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