Wulyibidi Yaninyina Trail
  • Length: 2.7km

  • Duration: 0.75hrs

  • Grade: 2

  • Style: Circuit

  • Start: Monkey Mia Car Park

  • End: Monkey Mia Car Park

  • Closest Town:

  • Location: Monkey Mia

  • Distance from state capital: 826km

  • State: WA

Summary

After viewing the dolphins at Monkey Mia, there is no need to leave immediately. .This short 2 kilometre loop trail takes you through the dunes and tidal flats which attract and shelter a wide variety of Birds.  You’ll find a Bird hide on the top of the dune.

Although this trail is only short, for nature lovers it is packed with attractions. The vibrant red dunes host a large variety of plants, many of them putting on great flowering displays in spring. The dune vegetation also shelters numerous Birds including the rare thick-billed grasswren and the beautiful singing chiming wedgebill. On the top of a dune is a Bird hide. The tidal flats and beach are a haven for waterBirds including pelicans and ospreys. It’s easy enough, however sandy sections may make it a bit more of an effort. The trail starts from the Car Park at the back of Monkey Mia Visitors Centre.  

Notes

Start Point: Monkey Mia Car Park 26kms from Denham which is 826km (9 hours) north of Perth

End Point: Monkey Mia Car Park 26kms from Denham which is 826km (9 hours) north of Perth

Region: Monkey Mia, Coral Coast


For more information, a location map and GPS file please visit Trails WA.