1 Wetlands Place,

Shortland NSW 2307

Phone

(02) 4951 6466
Cafe: 0403537211

COVID Safe Wetlands

Hunter Wetlands Centre Australia is a COVID Safe business. Find out about our COVID plan.

THE BUNYIP BIRD

We are celebrating our Australasian Bitterns. Play our online game, or come in and see for yourself! 

Flora and fauna of the Wetlands - Art Exhibition

Come and see the Newcastle and Lake Macquarie Art Society’s latest art exhibition on display in our Visitor Centre.

NEW: Guided Walks

Tuesdays 10am & Saturdays 10.30am

Tuesday Special for Seniors $20 for entry, walk & delicious morning tea in the cafe overlooking the ponds

Birdlife

With over 200 species of birds, the Wetlands the perfect spot to see something new, and snap a great photo at close range.

Something for everyone

Visit the Wetlands to play on the epic discovery playground, dipnet, canoe, birdwatch or enjoy a meal at the delicious cafe with water views.

Volunteer

Our entire Wetlands is maintained by volunteers. We would love to have you bring your own special skills to our beautiful natural haven.

Art Gallery

Our beautiful Gallery Space hosts different exhibitions throughout the year. All artworks have a Wetlands theme or connect back to nature.

Weddings

We have beautiful grounds for wedding ceremonies, photos and offer catering. Plus we have a registry room for the small wedding.

There is always something to do

$20 Membership 2021-2022 entry