Tim the Yowie Man: Jerrabomberra Wetlands' deep secrets

By Tim the Yowie Man
Updated October 26 2021 - 12:27pm, first published January 27 2015 - 10:14am

Most Canberrans who cycle around Lake Burley Griffin rush through it, while the territory's merry band of birdwatchers are often found peering out from its hides, binoculars dangling around their necks and mouths agape. However, Jerrabomberra Wetlands is much more than just a popular part of the lake bike track and a hot spot for waterbirds; it's also home to three hidden chapters of our city's past, and all of which pre-date the creation of the lake.

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