Laratinga Wetlands is the District's environmental 'jewel in the crown' – the winner of several awards, including the United Nations Association of Australia World Environment Day Award.
Located off Bald Hills Road, Mount Barker, the wetland's environmental and recreational qualities attract many visitors.
Elevation: 310 metres
Area: Total area of 16.7 ha (10.7 ha underwater)
Wetland Type: Storage basin/sedimentary pond to remove nutrients from the treated water from the adjoining Community Waste Water Management System (CWMS) Treatment Plant.
To book a group tour, contact Council's Open Space and Environment team on 8391 7200.
Find out more about the Laratinga Wetlands within the links below.