From incredible nocturnal wildlife encounters with wallabies, gliders and owls to the illuminating wonder of the Blue Mountains glow worm, the best way to explore the Greater Blue Mountains World Heritage Area and the Seven Valleys region is on foot!

Discover the very best of the Wollemi and Gardens of Stone region. Explore its fern-filled canyons, ancient rock pagodas and breathtaking escarpment views and learn about the history, ecology, flora and fauna and geology that make this remarkable landscape so unique.

Contribute to wildlife conservation and research by surveying the worlds largest burrowing mammal, Australia's Bare-nosed Wombat, or the threatened Regent Honeyeater and Glossy Black Cockatoo in Wolgan Valley's Wollemi National Park and Gardens of Stone State Conservation Area.

Our passionate local guides and award-winning guided walks guarantee our guests a memorable experience of a less crowded area of the Greater Blue Mountains World Heritage Area and Seven Valleys region. Our experiences are perfect for guests that are seeking to get away from it all and reconnect with nature, whilst making a positive impact on the environment and local communities.

 

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Exciting new tour coming in July 2024!

Duration: full day

Embark on a captivating journey through time and nature on this magical full-day vehicle and walking tour. Get ready to immerse yourself in the wonders of the Greater Blue Mountains Wollemi and Gardens of Stone region, as we unveil their ancient rock pagodas, lush fern-filled canyons, and the historic railway tunnel that is home to the enchanting Blue Mountains Glow Worm.

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Duration: 4 hours

Join our local expert guide on this small-group birdwatching tour and discover the unique woodland bird species of the awe-inspiring Wolgan Valley in the Greater Blue Mountains NSW.

This magical early morning vehicle and walking tour provides superb birding opportunities with exclusive access to some of the valleys best birding locations, as well as the chance to experience some of the region’s most spectacular scenery in the Gardens of Stone State Conservation Area.

Duration: 2 hours

Get wild with the night owls as we explore the world of the Wollemi’s nocturnal wildlife.

Readied with spotlights designed especially for use with native wildlife, guests can spotlight for Red-necked Wallaby and the Southern Boobook Owl or become involved in one of our regular citizen science projects surveying Wollemi’s truly unique and diverse wildlife such as the iconic Bare-nosed Wombat.

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Exclusive access from Wolgan Valley!

Duration: FULL DAY

Step into a celestial wonderland as you embark on our Glow Worm Tunnel Hike, where countless tiny living lights await. Whether you're an avid nature enthusiast, a history buff, or simply seeking a day filled with wonder, this extraordinary full-day vehicle and walking tour through Wollemi National Park is an unforgettable experience. Discover the iconic Glow Worm Tunnel, inhabited by the endemic Blue Mountains Glow Worm (Arachnocampa richardsae). Immerse yourself in the Wollemi's enchanting fern-filled canyons and ancient rock pagodas, and cultivate a deep appreciation for the unique flora and fauna that define this extraordinary landscape. Join us on this enchanting journey and let the magic of nature captivate your senses.

Our Commitment to the Environment

Our low-impact experiences and certification through Ecotourism Australia are integral to our business and ensure we are continually delivering high-quality, innovative experiences through ecologically sustainable practices and cultural responsibility.

We adhere to the principles of Leave No Trace and we strongly encourage our guests and visitors to do the same. Please make sure you leave the places that you visit as you found them, for others to enjoy. Stick to the tracks and do not remove any plants or artefacts, and refrain from feeding, touching or disturbing wildlife

Remember - take only pictures, leave only footprints!

EcoPassWolgan Valley Eco Tours holds a NSW National Parks & Wildlife Service Parks EcoPass licence number LIC17/153.
This is your assurance that as a tour operator we are licensed to operate in NSW National Parks and that the activity will have minimum impact on the environment.

Advanced Ecotourism Certified

Wolgan Valley Eco Tours has attained Advanced Ecotourism Accreditation through Ecotourism Australia.
This accreditation is only given to operators who deliver Australia's leading and most innovative ecotourism products, which operate with minimal impact on the environment and provide opportunities to learn about the environment.
This accreditation also recognises our commitment in achieving best practice, using resources wisely, contributing to conserving the environment and helping our local community. 

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QTAB

Wolgan Valley Eco Tours meets specific criteria set by the Australian Tourism Accreditation Program (ATAP).
This ensures that we are committed to exceeding our guest’s expectations with great customer service and the highest standards of business practice.
Only leading Australian tourism operators display the accreditation tick.

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Wolgan Valley Eco Tours is a proud member of the leading wildlife tourism industry body Wildlife Tourism Australia.
We are committed to the conservation of Australian native wildlife through having practices in place specifically designed to minimise any negative impacts of wildlife viewing and interaction with wildlife. 

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Greenfleet

Our Business Operations are Carbon Offset and Wolgan Valley Eco Tours proudly supports the Greenfleet biodiverse program.
This support has not only seen the planting of native trees to offset our carbon emissions from our business operations, it is also helping to improve water quality, reduce soil degradation and provide essential habitat for our native wildlife.
Greenfleet is a not-for-profit organisation dedicated to connecting people with real climate action. Greenfleet is Australia’s most respected source of biodiverse native carbon offsets.

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Wolgan Valley Eco Tours is pleased to advise that it is compliant with the NSW State Government’s COVID-19 restrictions.

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