Close-Up Birding Adventures

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Let North Queensland born and bred local David “Chook” Crawford lead you on your next Birding Adventure to the amazing SW Queensland Channel Country.

Close-Up Birding Adventures as of 2022 will now be conducting all its Birding Adventures into the spectacular SW Queensland Channel Country. This is proper “Big Sky Country” with its amazing Big Red Sandhills, Gibber Plans that stretch from horizon to horizon and spectacular Mesa jump-up rock formations. Not to mention the large variety of stunningly exquisite birds that calls this arid area their home.

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This is an area of Australia that everybody should visit at least once in a lifetime.

Chook is a veteran birding specialist that will delight in your new discoveries as much as you will. With many returned guests from other Close-Up Birding Adventures Chook & Tracey have earned a great reputation for conducting well run professional Birding Adventures with well appointed accommodation, plentiful and tasty meals plus that dogged persistence to get that bird, all with a laid-back friendly and accommodating demeanor.