The easing of COVID-19 restrictions and reopening of some ACT open spaces means that Tidbinbilla has reopened.

Nil Desperandum Homestead and the Koala enclosure are receiving upgrades and will remain closed until further notice. All other areas of the reserve are open.

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The name Tidbinbilla is derived from the Ngunnawal word 'Jedbinbilla' - a place where boys become men...
Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve is home to a wide range of Australian animals...

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The Tidbinbilla Valley has played an important part of the Australian Capital Territory's (ACT) nature conservation efforts since 1936 and was gazetted as a nature reserve and national park in 1971.

Take a look at what's on offer at the Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve in this short video.