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Mossman, Queensland 4873, Australia
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Life Listings Ticked Off with Del!

Del Richards, the owner operator of Fine Feather Tours is a legend amongst birding guides. I... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2017
fional943
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Ballarat, Australia
Fantastic Birding Experience

Del is a real treasure. As someone coming in from overseas, pretty much every bird we see is... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2017
Matt S
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Burtonsville, Maryland
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Reviewed 3 November 2017

Del Richards, the owner operator of Fine Feather Tours is a legend amongst birding guides. I booked three of his tours and there could have been no better way to access all the species of birds I was chasing than with Del, within the Daintree...More

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Reviewed 17 October 2017

Del is a real treasure. As someone coming in from overseas, pretty much every bird we see is "exotic" to us. Del knew all the key places around town and in the country to find amazing birds. We really had a fabulous day and would...More

1  Thank Matt S
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Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

We hired Del at pretty short notice for a half day tour starting at the wildlife reserve in port douglas. Early start at 7.40 and ended at 1pm. A variety of habitats starting near the pick up point with rainbow bee eaters sitting on a...More

Thank Angie P
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Reviewed 15 May 2017

My husband and I had a marvelous day with Del in late April 2017. He picked us up from our Port Douglas accommodation and began the tour by exploring sites near to Port Douglas, including the sighting of two Papuan Frogmouths napping in a tree...More

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Reviewed 14 May 2017

We hired Del for the full day tour and it was an incredible experience. He picked us up at our condo and immediately started identifying birds as we drove down the road. He showed us a pair of Papuan Frogmouths that we would never have...More

Thank MichelleAttheFort2
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Reviewed 11 March 2017

My husband and I went on the Friday birding trip in Feb 2017 with Del and had an absolutely fantastic and highly successful day. Del really knows where different species hang out and took us to many different places to find them. His knowledge of...More

Thank Barb B
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

I spent a day with Del traveling to many different environments. (From the coast, urban areas, golf courses, through farm land, to high in the mountains and to the shores of a huge lake). We saw many, many species of birds. A most enjoyable and...More

Thank Dan I
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Reviewed 22 January 2017

I had a great day birding with Del - I gave him a wish list of birds I wanted to see and he was able to show me most of them. He was extremely generous with his time and knowledge and provided a real insight...More

1  Thank Philip J
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Reviewed 22 January 2017

Three years ago my wife and I spent a day birding with Del, this time we took the Mt Lewis half day tour hoping to see a variety of new birds. Del did not disappoint, 13 lifers in one day! The icing on the cake...More

Thank Ant B
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Reviewed 11 January 2017

We booked this tour to see birds in the Mossman region. In fact we saw a lot of birds but most of them out of the car window. We would have loved to have a bit of walks and experience the environment.Most of the time...More

Thank Angie D
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