Dash away with your first-rate hire car in Boondall
Boondall was previously known as Cabbage Tree Creek which is also the name of the creek that flows through the suburb's area. It is also a residential zone —a home to a mix of young and established families and retirees.
Boondall is very involved with sports, as it is home of the Boondall Ice World, a semi-professional ice-hockey team. Most of the people who live in Boondall are young established families and retired, elderly persons, so the suburb had to provide opportunities for all ages. Boondall is actually considered a residential area, which makes it both a safe and a warming place to drive your cheap car hire.
Even though a residential zone, Boondall has wetlands located in its eastern area —Boondall Wetlands. The Boondall Wetlands are internationally significant wetlands that have more than 1000 hectares of protected area. The Wetlands provide a habitat to a variety of animals which includes more than 190 species of birds.
Top Attractions within Boondall
Boondall Wetland Reserves
The Boondall Wetland Reserves lies on the edge of Moreton Bay. The wetlands are included in the chain of coastal wetlands associated with Moreton Bay and are listed under the Ramsar convention as internationally important wetlands because of the many international migratory birds that visit the area to feed between September and March. The wetlands also have ties with the Yatsu-Higata Tideland of Japan as part of the East-Asian Australasian Shorebird Reserve Network.
Mammals such as flying foxes, bats, possums, and squirrel gliders can also be seen in the vicinity of the wetlands. A variety of reptiles and butterflies are also present. Boondall has an incredible diversity of birdlife due to the many vegetation types which include mistletoe birds, tawny frogmouths, eastern curlews, kingfishers, rainbow bee-eaters, grass owls, and wrens. During low tide, you'll see shorebirds feeding on the mudflats. And Comorants, darters, egrets, herons, and ibis can be seen year round.
The Boondall Wetlands should not be missed by anyone who visits this area in a cheap car hire, because they are simply spectacular. Located in the eastern part of Boondall, this fabulous place spans on more than 1000 hectares. This means that you will get to see one of the largest variety of animal and bird species, including fish, reptiles, mammals and amphibians. They live in the freshwater lakes, forests, swamplands and grasslands safely, as the reservation is a protected area. You and your family will also get the chance to learn about the importance of wetlands, and of preserving them properly.
Tabbil-ban Dhagun Mangrove Boardwalk
You'll have access to this boardwalk via Budgee Road, Nudgee Beach. The track passes through the mangroves that border the shore of Moreton Bay and the Banks of Nudgee Creek. Walking in this track will let you see more of the Boondall Wetland Reserves. And guess what, you'll see that high tides and low tides in the mangroves unveil two very distinct yet very remarkable "worlds”.
The Brisbane Entertainment Centre is a huge arena, where everyone with cheap car hires can find something to do. Most of the events in Boondall are being held here, because it offers a 13,500 seating capacity. Besides the fact that most concerts and musical theatre shows can be held here, the centre also offers a sporting complex and other rooms that can be used for various purposes. Among the most notable events that took place here we can recall Michael Jackson's concert, on his Bad World Tour, performances by Pink, Guns N' Roses, Metallica, Miley Cyrus, Coldplay, Lady Gaga, The Black Eyed Peas, Kylie Minogue, Chris Brown and so many more. Get your cheap car hire moving and learn the most famous musicals staged here which were 'Grease', 'Beauty and the Beast' and 'The Man from Snowy River'.