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Tracks Birding & Photography Tours

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Daldawa Terrace, Darwin, Northern Territory 0810, Australia
+61 476 110 084
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Best birding guide in Australia!

We have birded with a good number of guides over the years, including some very well known ‘stars... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2017
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Rockville, Maryland
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This is a very helpful guide used it all the time on our visit to Cairns and Atherton Tablelands... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2017
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Ever wanted to see a Rainbow Pitta hopping around the forest floor? Dreamed of seeing a Gouldian Finch in the wild? How about seeing your first Banded Fruit-dove amongst Monsoon Forests of Kakadu? Being a local bird photographer I have extensive knowledge of Darwin, Katherine, Kakadu and the Victoria River Regions. I can help you find and photograph that bird you've always dreamed of seeing, join Tracks Birding & Photography Tours for an unforgettable day out or the adventure of a multi-day Birding Tour around the Top End of the Northern Territory.
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Daldawa Terrace, Darwin, Northern Territory 0810, Australia
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Daldawa Terrace, Darwin, Northern Territory 0810, Australia
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Reviewed 3 November 2017

We have birded with a good number of guides over the years, including some very well known ‘stars’. Laurie tops them all easily. We spent two weeks with him in Alice Springs, Kathrine, Kakadu, Darwin, Cairns and the Tablelands. He is everything you would hope...More

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Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

This is a very helpful guide used it all the time on our visit to Cairns and Atherton Tablelands. It is so helpful in identifying the birds.

Thank Peter R
Laurie R, Owner at Tracks Birding & Photography Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2017

Thanks for taking the time to do a review, Its great to hear you found my guide useful.

Reviewed 20 July 2017

Wish we had found Laurie's 'on the cheap bird guides' before Katherine/Victoria River. However his guides for Darwin and Kakadu were excellent and extremely helpful. Having been on a guided tour two years ago we knew where and what we wanted to see, but his...More

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Laurie R, Owner at Tracks Birding & Photography Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2017

Thanks for the review, you will have to come back as you just have to see a Purple-crowned Fairy-wren!

Reviewed 2 July 2017

For almost a month Laurie was our guide. He finds every bird and was excellent company. He also knew the best places to eat which was a big bonus for me!

Thank DanielleBel
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Laurie seems to have super human hearing and eyesight. I owe at least seven Life Birds to him. The man knows his stuff! He is also an incredibly gifted wildlife photographer,

Thank R B
Reviewed 15 June 2017

We recently spent some time with Laurie in an attempt to find a long sought target species. While it was a very late request, Laurie very generously made time in his busy schedule to meet help locate the species. His response to our request was...More

Thank Anne C
Laurie R, Owner at Tracks Birding & Photography Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 17 June 2017

Thank you Ann for the very find words, Im so happy you finally got to the amazing Rufous Owl :-) Look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 28 May 2017

I was looking for 4 days of birding photography in NT and made an inquiry of Laurie. He made some recommendations and we agreed on an itinerary. From then on he did all the organisation, from picking me up from my hotel in Darwin to...More

Thank AlecNB
Laurie R, Owner at Tracks Birding & Photography Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2017

Thank you for the kind review Alec, It really was a memorable trip one that I will remember for a very long time.

Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

I have been liasing with Laurie via emails to arrange a place on a grasswren tour. Laurie replies promptly and always provides sufficient info. I look forward to joining his tour group.

Thank Edward S
Reviewed 10 December 2016

Our day with Laurie Ross was wonderful, far exceeding our expectations. He really knows the birds, their call, their locations and their natural histories. He also took good care of his birders. He kept a bird list for us and provided a constant supply of...More

1  Thank Jon P
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Laurie took me around the best spots to find the birds I was after in Darwin and he did not disappoint. I saw (and photographed) all the species I wanted plus more! Super organised, friendly and professional - I wouldn;t hesitate to recommend him for...More

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