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. Youll 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.
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.