Snapshot

  • Self-guided Walks


    Staying fit and healthy is just a walk in the Park! Download our free Centennial Park walking apps - available for Apple and Android smartphones. More info and download links here.

  • Swamp Closures


    Lachlan Swamp will close on days above 36C to minimise disturbance to the Flying Foxes. There will be no access to visitors.

  • Centennial Park History Book


    Our great new book on the history of Centennial Park is now on sale, and can be ordered online. Great gift idea. More info.

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Bat Monitoring

Flying FoxesCentennial Parklands staff work in conjunction with enthusiastic volunteers to organise population counts of the Centennial Park flying fox colony.The method used for estimating the abundance of bats is known as a ‘fly-out count’ and involves counting the number of bats exiting the roost at dusk.
The bat counts assist in monitoring trends in the flying fox population to assess status and condition of the camp, and to better inform management strategies.