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Daintree River Wild Watch

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Daintree Village Jetty, Daintree, Queensland 4873, Australia
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We had a fabulous tour...so tranquil, lots of birds, little kingfisher, azure kingfisher, rajah... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
OzBirdLady
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Central Coast
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Daintree sunset cruise with Sauce

Wonderful way to explore the Daintree River, spot a croc or two & learn about the birds & trees... read more

Reviewed January 3, 2018
Steve D
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Welcome to the fabulous World Heritage tropical rainforest area of the Daintree. You can experience this beauty through the eyes and expertise of your guide, Ian "Sauce" Worcester. Ian has a real passion for this amazing natural wonderland called the Daintree River. On our Early morning or Sunset tours you will see the vast array of the unique wildlife in their natural habitat, or simply enjoy the beauty and serenity of the picturesque waters of the Daintree. Don't forget your camera!!!
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Daintree Village Jetty, Daintree, Queensland 4873, Australia
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"early morning"
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"great billed heron"
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"sunset cruise"
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"daintree river"
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"bird life"
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"excellent birding"
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"papuan frogmouth"
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"bird watchers"
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"two hours"
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"beautiful birds"
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"huge variety of birds"
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"african safari"
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"whistling ducks"
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"tree snake"
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"intimate knowledge"
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"azure kingfishers"
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"identify birds"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a fabulous tour...so tranquil, lots of birds, little kingfisher, azure kingfisher, rajah ducks, striated heron, brahmani kite, nankeen night heron and great-billed heron to name a few, crocodile and green tree snake! Boat was very comfortable and with a canopy for the light...More

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Reviewed January 3, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful way to explore the Daintree River, spot a croc or two & learn about the birds & trees that inhabit the area. Sauce is a true gentleman & is a wealth of knowledge. We were a group of 15 friends & kids travelling together;...More

1  Thank Steve D
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Reviewed December 27, 2017 via mobile

A wonderful morning tour on the Daintree River with Alex. The early morning mist was delightful and bird life bountiful. Thank you Alex, your insight and knowledge of the local environment made for a truly memorable tour.

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Reviewed December 25, 2017

We came without a plan and hopped on the boat with Alex and ended up coming back two more times! If you are interested in the wildlife of the rainforest and photography, this is the trip for you. Alex is extremely knowledgeable about the flora...More

2  Thank APKing
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Reviewed December 6, 2017 via mobile

Amazing cruise, service and knowledge, all from the dedicated and passionate proprietor, "Sauce". Excellent opportunity to see lesser known birds and fauna up close with sightings of Spotted Whistling Ducks, all manner of kingfishers and saltwater crocs. If you're a fan of North QLD fauna,...More

1  Thank Matt T
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Reviewed November 29, 2017 via mobile

Very well done river trip! The young man who guided the trip was informative about the huge number of tree varieties and birds of the very interesting rain forest drainage. Spectacular scenery, a highly recommended trip.

1  Thank Harvey K
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Reviewed October 30, 2017

II was doubly lucky on my Daintree River Wild Watch, not only did I have the one and only "Sauce" as an incredible guide, I was also accompanied by the legendary Far North Queensland ornithologist and birding guide, of Fine Feather Tours, Del Richards. I...More

3  Thank fional943
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Reviewed October 11, 2017

Our trip was early in the morning so we could see more birds (and other wildlife). Our guide Sauce was very knowledgable and we saw everything from tiny sunbirds to the biggest great billed herons. Sauce also lent us his binoculars so we could see...More

1  Thank Leon_B2006
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Reviewed October 6, 2017

We booked a 6.15am trip with Ian "Sauce" Worcester on the Daintree River. "Sauce" was an excellent, knowledgeable guide. He has an extensive knowledge of birds, other wildlife (e.g. tree snakes), local trees and local history. His commentary is delivered beautifully, with a humble manner...More

3  Thank Alison H
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Reviewed September 28, 2017 via mobile

We had an excellent and informative dawn cruise with our guide "Sauce". Dawn is a perfect time to explore the beautiful river and see various kinds of wildlife including many bird species and a crocodile. Worth doing.

1  Thank ajwillington
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