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Melbourne’s Fitzroy Gardens

The Fitzoy Gardens is a garden located right next to Melbourne’s CBD and has a long 150 year history. Named after Sir Charles Augustus Fitzroy, it contains a variety of fascinating trees and beautiful flowers as well as a greenhouse.

Victoria’s Dandenong Ranges

The Dandenong Ranges is a popular wet temperate forest region only a 50km drive from Melbourne’s CBD. It is much different than the drier forests of the western regions of Victoria and is well worth a look. Of course, its main highlight is probably the Superb Lyrebird, but there are plenty of other fascinating creatures […]

George Brown Darwin Botanic Gardens

Location: Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia If I could only choose one spot in Darwin to bird, it would be the George Brown Botanic Gardens. As with most botanic gardens, the George Brown gardens have a bunch of different edge habitats that make for pretty easy birding. Of course, this place gains extra points by being […]