Wetlands Airboat Safari

Discover the Mary River Wetlands up close on an exhilarating tour by airboat.

Departing directly from the Home Billabong at Wildman Wilderness Lodge this tour will take you out over the Mary River floodplains where you will encounter abundant bird life, salt water crocodiles and perhaps even water buffaloes. Hovering above the reeds and lilies, stopping occasionally to take it all in, there is no better way to truly sense the vast and diverse beauty of this unique landscape.

Airboat tours depart daily from Wildman Wilderness Lodge and are available to both guests and visitors. Bookings can be made online or by calling the Lodge directly. 

Tours are dependent on weather conditions and there is a minimum of 2 people per tour required for a tour to take place. The maximum capacity is 3 people.

*The airboat's last day of operation at Wildman Wilderness Lodge will be 7th September 2017 due to declining water conditions. The Airboat, will re-commence again in 2018. We will publish the date closer to the time.*


If you have a booking, please present to the Wildman Wilderness Lodge reception desk. Your tour guide will be waiting to transport you to the Airboat (5 minutes away).

Wildman Wilderness Lodge has bar and restaurant facilities, so why not make it a day event and join us for lunch before or after your excursion. 


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