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Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary, Gold Coast

4.3
#2 of 33 in Zoos & Aquariums in Queensland
Must see · Zoo · Zoo / Aquarium
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Come to Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary to feed Rainbow Lorikeets, a wildly colorful type of Australia parrot. Alex Griffiths originally founded the sanctuary in 1947 to prevent these birds from eating his flower plantation. Today, visitors provide twice-daily feeding to giant flocks of the free-flying parrots. Navigate on a Segway the rest of the 27 hectares (67 acres), where you can cuddle with koalas, hang out with kangaroos, and observe crocodiles and Tasmanian Devils. With our custom trip planner, Gold Coast attractions like Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • The place is amazing and must go to When I went there I watched the reptiles , koalas and wallabies and then it was going in circles but didn’t know what else 🤔 I was bit disappointed. Then I asked....  more
    The place is amazing and must go to When I went there I watched the reptiles , koalas and wallabies and then it was going in circles but didn’t know what else 🤔 I was bit disappointed. Then I asked....  more »
  • Loved every inch of this place. Had the best day, lucky to have been on day of tour of wildlife hospital too, shout out to the wonderful staff and volunteers! Felt stress free and full of life after.....  more
    Loved every inch of this place. Had the best day, lucky to have been on day of tour of wildlife hospital too, shout out to the wonderful staff and volunteers! Felt stress free and full of life after.....  more »
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  • Great place to visit. Staff and volunteers did their utmost in miserable weather to make our experience enjoyable. Everyone had a smile on their faces and all the shows were enjoyed by my 4 y.o. Very educational. Great First Nations perspective and conservation perspectives. Loved the train. Photos a breeze and very well priced. Had we known, we would have had as many photos as possible. Would have preferred a day with better weather but a lot of respect to all those working today as if the weather was no concern. Thanks again!
  • Had the koala encounter experience today. It was amazing. The keeper Cathie-Ann gave a very interesting and informative session. We were able to get up close and personal with the koalas but the highlight was definitely cuddling Banger the beautiful big boy. The whole park is well set out with many other animals and birds to see. Highly recommend a visit and especially the koala encounter. It's something to cherish forever. Overall a great day out. All staff very friendly and helpful.

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