Newport Waterways

Sunset view towards Deception Bay from Newport Waterways on the Redcliffe Peninsula
 

Mangrove stand adjacent to the shore area of Newport. Note the rock wall in the background.

The Blue Swimmer or Sand Crab is found all around the Newport tidal flats.

A Pelican and Cormorant take advantage of some pylons located in Newport Waterways

Bar-tailed Godwits displaying their breeding plumage as they prepare to migrate to Siberia

A Striated Heron roosts in a mangrove and waits for the tide to recede.

The Newport intertidal flats provide feeding grounds for international and local wading birds.