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Tracks Birding & Photography Tours

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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...more
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Daldawa Terrace, Darwin, Northern Territory 0810, Australia
+61 476 110 084
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I used Laurie's online birding guide to help me find birding locations on a recent trip to the Top End - his recommendations were fantastic and without this guide I may have struggled to have found the fantastic birds I did. I was also fortunate...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 23 October 2018

Laurie knew the locations of the birds. He was also very knowledgeable of the environment and history of the areas. Laurie took much patience in identifying the birds. We felt the accomodations & food were good. Hope to come back to bird with Laurie in...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank CurlewBirds
Laurie R, Owner at Tracks Birding & Photography Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2018

Im really glad you guys had a great trip! It was a real pleasure showing you around my backyard. I love the photo of us by the way. Laurie

Reviewed 22 September 2018

He absolutely knew where the birds were. He spotted a black falcon as we were whizzing down the road. He also chose great places to eat and to stop for breaks.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Laurie A
Reviewed 6 September 2018

Have just returned from a stunning 7 day tour of the Top End with Laurie. He knows this area and its birds inside out and is generous and patient with his guests. More than 200 species were seen over seven days, including one day where...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank geoffatwood14
Laurie R, Owner at Tracks Birding & Photography Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2018

Thanks for your kind words Geoff, it was a trip that’s going to be hard to beat!

Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

My wife and I had a private 7 day tour with Laurie. It was a fabulous experience. Laurie is remarkable in his ability to locate the target birds. This was a photography tour and Laurie was very generous in passing on tips to help improve...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 24 July 2018

I have found the website for Tracks birding very helpful for planning our birding trip to the NT next month. Laurie has shared his stunning collection of bird images alongside detailed notes on where to start looking for the special birds of the region. Much...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 22 July 2018

We spent two weeks in the Top End and around Alice this month, and used Laurie's on-line guides to help us in our birding efforts. Amazingly helpful, they clearly showed us where to look and how to find some tricky stuff. Believe me, the Mangrove...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Laurie R, Owner at Tracks Birding & Photography Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2018

Thanks for the kind words, great to hear you Trip was successful! Hopefully one day you can come along on tour with me. Laurie

Reviewed 25 June 2018

Money well spent. Laurie is incredibly knowledgeable and his passion for birding really shows. This guy is the real deal! He is very engaging and my wife and I truly enjoyed our time with him. We learned so much and the best part was the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Laurie R, Owner at Tracks Birding & Photography Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2018

Glad you had an awesome day guys, it was a pleasure showing you around my amazing back yard. Thank you for making the effort to do a review. Laurie

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

Date of experience: October 2017
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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.

Date of experience: August 2017
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.

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