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Mossman, Queensland 4873, Australia
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Reviewed 31 October 2018

Del Richards, the man behind Fine Feather Tours, is fantastic. Went on a full day Birding Safari from Port Douglas. We saw 74 species in all, and about 35 Lifers for me so was thrilled. One of our group of four was more interested in...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank HayKay1
Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

We had an excellent day with Del !😀 He is very knowledgeable and interesting! Thanks for an excellent day and the tips about other places to look for birds ! We did find the Cassowary in Etty Bay as per your suggestion! Best regards Ray...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Raymond M
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

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 16 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

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank Matt S
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

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Helen3613
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

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 13 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

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank MichelleAttheFort2
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

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Barb B
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

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Dan I
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

Date of experience: January 2017
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