Join Volunteer Park Guides on a tour of Melbourne's premier flying fox hang for a free, educational walk in Yarra Bend Park.
Flying Fox Discovery Tour
The Flying Fox Discovery Tours allow visitors to learn all about the fascinating Grey-headed flying fox creatures that inhabit the beautiful inner-city park at Yarra Bend. This is your chance to see Melbourne's flying foxes up close in their natural habitat and experience a truly unique wildlife encounter.
Yarra Bend Park
Funded by the Victorian Government’s Great Outdoors package, Parks Victoria’s free Flying Fox Discovery Tours will be available on weekends and selected weekdays throughout November, December and January.
Free Flying Fox Discovery Tours at Yarra Bend Park
Spring is the perfect time of year to go on a Discovery Tour, as the bats are currently visible all the way from the Bellbird Picnic Area along the path downstream to the ‘bat nursery’, full of mums and babies. The Discovery Tours give visitors the chance to learn about and experience this fascinating mammal up close in its natural habitat, while exploring the city’s closest block of remnant bushland.
Flying Fox Discoery Tours are wheelchair and pram friendly
Flying Fox Discovery Tours at Yarra Bend Park are wheelchair and pram friendly. Tours run for 45 minutes.
Book your place on a FREE Flying Fox Discovery Tour:
Where: Yarra Bend Park
When: Various dates throughout November, December and January
Book:here or call Parks Victoria on 13 19 63.