Tasmania Birding and Wildlife

Chances to see all twelve of Tasmania’s endemic birds.
 

Experience a diverse selection of environments from alpine ranges to wetlands, grasslands, coastal heaths and vast temperate rainforests

 

Photo by Chris Tzaros

Photo by Chris Tzaros

Explore ‘Inala’, a privately owned 1,500-acre wildlife sanctuary on Bruny Island which is home to all 12 Tasmanian endemic bird species, including one of the largest known colonies of endangered Forty-spotted Pardalote.
 

Visit a Little Penguin and Short-tailed Shearwater colony during a night tour on Bruny Island.

 

See some of the tallest Eucalyptus in Australia at Mt Field National Park.
 

This tour visits the highlight areas of Australia’s only island state and incorporates the most nature rich areas to give you the best chance to see many of the unique birds and mammals of Tasmania.

We also have two fantastic extension here. (1) One full day of pelagic birding, (2) Melaleuca Island and Orange-bellied Parrot

More Details: 

Pricing: $3,120 AUD ($2,220 USD, or £1,720 GBP) for 6 Days and 5 Nights (with special discount book for under $2,000 USD)

 

Group Size: Price is based on a group size of 7 or 8 participants

 

Upcoming 2021 Dates: 

October 10 to 15 

October 28 to November 2 

 

Photo by Cindy Marple

Birds

Scrubtit, Tasmanian Scrubwren, Tasmanian Thornbill, Grey Goshawk, Brush Bronzewing, Common Bronzewing, Green Rosella, Eastern Rosella, Australian Golden Whistler, Yellow-throated Honeyeater, Black-headed Honeyeater, Black Currawong, Yellow-tailed Black Cockatoo, Forest Raven, Bassian Thrush, Crescent Honeyeater, Tawny-crowned Honeyeater, Olive Whistler, Strong-billed Honeyeater, Yellow Wattlebird, Olive Whistler, Flame Robin, Pink Robin, Scarlet Robin, Dusky Robin, Wedge-tailed Eagle, Striated Fieldwren, Swift Parrot, Blue-winged Parrot, Musk Lorikeet, Rainbow Lorikeet, Galah, Eastern Spinebill, Yellow Wattlebird, Little Wattlebird, Australasian Grebe, Hoary-headed Grebe, Tasmanian Nativehen, Grey Currawong, Beautiful Firetail, White-bellied Sea Eagle, Black-faced Cormorant, Australian Masked Owl,Australian Owlet-nightjar, Tawny Frogmouth, Freckled Duck, Australasian Shoveler, Latham’s Snipe, Yellow-tailed Black Cockatoos, Little Penguins, Forty-spotted Pardalote, Swift Parrot , Hooded Dotterel, White-faced Heron, Brown Falcon, Laughing Kookaburra, Australian Magpie, Blac Black Currawong, k-faced Cuckooshrike, Pallid Cuckoo, Satin Flycatcher, Black Swan, Hoary-headed Grebe, Pied Oystercatcher, Sooty Oystercatcher, Chestnut Teal, Short-tailed Shearwaters, Kelp Gull, Pacific Gull, Silver Gull, Brown Quail, White-fronted Chat, Australian Pipit.

Mammals

Platypus, Echidna, Tasmanian Pademelon, Short-beaked Echidna, Eastern Quoll, Bennett’s Wallaby and Brush-tailed Possum

Other Highlights

The varying flora from alpine ranges, wetlands and grasslands to coastal heaths and vast temperate rainforests as you discover them all.

Contact in the USA: Charles:

Forms and payments should be mailed to:

Charles Thornton-Kolbe (in Denver, Colorado)

Toll Free: (from USA or Canada): 

888-203-7464

Telephone: 720-320-1974

Email: charles@pibird.com

Address:

2443 South University

Suit 199

Denver, CO 80210

 

Partnership For International Birding

Address:

PO Box 219

Olyphant, PA 18447

Contact in the UK: Jennifer De Souza:

Jennifer De Souza (in Suffolk, England) 

Telephone: +44 755 214 2976

Address:

The Roost, Leiston Road

Middleton

Saxmundham

Suffolk

IP17 3NS

UK