Mon Repos Turtle Centre, Mon Repos Conservation Park

Bundaberg, Bundaberg Area

No visit to Mon Repos is complete without a stop at the turtle centre. Here you’ll learn heaps about marine turtles, and the conservation and research programs that are protecting them. You'll also find out how a colourful history and ancient connections have shaped the Mon Repos you see today.

Have a picnic at the shady tables before you head off to explore the rest of the park.

Every year, from November to March, join expert Park Rangers for a rare and wonderful experience with endangered marine turtles (bookings and fees apply). See nesting (November–January) or hatching (January–March) sea turtles. Gather around a majestic female as she lays her eggs, or watch young hatchlings dig free and hustle down the beach. No-one else is allowed on the beach at these times and the popular tours have limited places. Don’t miss out on this once-in-a-lifetime experience.

Opening Hours

Season/DateDayOpening Hours
1 November 2017 - 31 March 2018Daily8am - 5pm
1 April 2018 - 31 October 2018Monday8am - 3:30pm
Tuesday8am - 3:30pm
Wednesday8am - 3:30pm
Thursday8am - 3:30pm
Friday8am - 3:30pm
24 December 2017Closed
25 December 2017Closed
31 December 2017Closed
141 Mon Repos Road
via Bundaberg-Bargara Road
Bundaberg, Bundaberg Area
Queensland
Australia

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