Phone: (07) 54486723

Post: PO Box 32, Bli Bli Qld 4560


Maroochy Wetlands Sanctuary, Sports Road, Bli Bli Qld 4560.

The Maroochy Wetlands Sanctuary is located in Bli Bli which is about 1.5 hours drive north of Brisbane. The sanctuary is open to visitors 7 days a week and provides the following;

  • Boardwalk path from education centre through mangroves to Maroochy River. This path is suitable for wheelchair access.
  • Volunteer park rangers are on site every Sunday to welcome visitors
  • Self guided walk information
  • Cane Cutters environmental education room
  • Mangrove environmental education room
  • Theatrette
  • Toilets
  • Carpark

The Maroochy Wetlands Sanctuary is also home to  Education Queensland’s Bilai Environmental Education Centre. Bilai Environmental Education Centre provides environmental education programs for schools, to visit their website click here.

General Meetings are held at 7 PM on the second Thursday of every second month at The Sanctuary, Sport’s Rd, Bli BliAll welcome including non-members (general public). Contact us for the next due meeting date. Look forward to seeing you there.

How to get there:

By road:

Take the Dunethin Rock (willis Road) turnoff the main Bli Bli Road which links Nambour and Maroochydore. Take Lefoes Road, the second right turn, then turn right again into Sports Road. The Wetlands Sanctuary is at the end of the gravel section on the right.

By boat:

Access the sanctuary via the floating jetty by combining a Maroochy River boat cruise with a guided walk in the wetlands.

Map of Maroochy Wetlands Sanctuary


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