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Zoos In Australia

Zoos In Australia

Australian Capital Territory

National Zoo & Aquarium
Location : National Zoo & Aquarium, Scrivener Dam, Lady Denman Drive, Canberra ACT 2611
P: 02 6287 8400
F: 02 6287 8401
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The National Zoo and Aquarium (NZA) first opened in 1990 as the National Aquarium. The Aquarium consisted of approximately 30 different species, a large restaurant and function area, with its main feature being a large 1.5 million litre aquarium with an underwater viewing tunnel. This was reportedly the first of its type in the world and was manufactured by a local Canberra company.

New South Wales

Altina Wildlife Park
Location : 14432 Sturt Highway, Darlington Point
Ph: +61 412 060 342
Email :
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Altina Wildlife Park - The Zoo-fari like no other, meet the animals up close and personal with your guide whilst travelling in style on personalised horse drawn or motorised carts. Altina's guides take all visitors around the park to meet the animals during their daily feed times to see these magnificent animals closer than you ever thought possible. The guided tour around the park goes for 2.5 hours and is the only way to see Altina’s animals, spots fill up fast so be sure to book for your experience of a lifetime.

Australian Reptile Park
Location : Pacific Highway, Somersby NSW 2250
Phone: +612 4340 1022
Alternate: +612 4340 1022
Email Address:
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The Australian Reptile Park and Wildlife Sanctuary is regarded as one of the country's premier attractions and is the only zoo in Australia committed to saving lives with a spider and snake Venom-Milking Program in place.

Billabong Zoo: Koala & Wildlife park
Location : 61 Billabong Drive, Port Macquarie NSW 2444
Telephone: +612 6585 1060
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At the multiple award-winning Billabong Zoo (Port Macquarie, NSW) you can get up-close and personal to Australian and exotic animals. You can pat, stroke, feed, hold, hear and see over 80 species of mammals, reptiles and birds. We care for over 200 animals in this friendly 10 acre Koala and Wildlife Park. Enjoy our much loved Zoo Talks throughout the day.

Australia Walkabout Wildlife Park
Location : 1 Darkinjung Road, cnr Peats Ridge Road, Calga, NSW 2250, Australia
Phone: (02) 4375 1100
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Walkabout Park was established to protect animals that come into care, breed endangered animals for release back into the wild and to provide an experiential learning space for students. This is a place where visitors can immerse themselves in the animals' world and understand why and how to save their homes, food and wildlife corridors. Walkabout Park is on Darkinjung and Guringai land in a rich Aboriginal landscape.

Birdland Animal Park
Address: 55 Beach Rd, Batemans Bay NSW 2536, Australia
Phone : |(02) 4472 5364
Fax : (02) 4472 2550
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Blue Gum Farm Zoo
Location : 659 Euroa-Strathbogie Road, Euroa Victoria 3666
T +61 3 5795 3331
F +61 3 5795 3606
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Featherdale Wildlife Park
Location : 217-229 Kildare Road, Doonside, Sydney NSW 2767, (near Blacktown) Australia
Phone : (02) 9622 1644
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Featherdale Wildlife Park is Sydney's ultimate interactive Wildlife experience! Meet over 1,700 Australian native animals from more than 300 different species at the multi-award winning Featherdale Wildlife Park.

Hunter Valley Zoo
Location : 138 Lomas Lane, NULKABA NSW 2325
Phone : 02 4990 7714
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We at Hunter Valley Zoo will provide a safe, caring and natural environment to ensure the welfare of all species housed for exhibit, educational and conservation purposes within the zoo and strive to maintain the high level of care and visitor experience we have so far achieved.

Koala Park Sanctuary
Location : 84 Castle Hill Road, West Pennant Hills, NSW Australia 2125.
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Phone : (02) 9484 3141
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The Koala Park Sanctuary is a privately owned and run wildlife park located at West Pennant Hills in Sydney Australia. The park was known for its collection of koalas and other animals but has come into disrepute since 2010 for neglect and abuse of its animals.

Mogo Zoo
Location : 222 Tomakin Road, Mogo, NSW 2536, Australia
Phone: 02 4474 4930
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Mogo Zoo is a privately owned zoo that supports an amazing collection of endangered and exotic animal species. Nestled close to the Princess Hwy and just 10 mins south of the popular coastal town of Batemans Bay, the zoo is spread over many acres of beautifully landscaped gardens. Mogo Zoo proudly boasts the largest collection of primates in Australia. Our zebras and Southern White Rhinos wander the Savannah plains alongside our majestic Giraffes. Visitors to Mogo Zoo can experience our animals Up Close and Personal including meerkats, feeding a lion or tiger, or simply enjoying our affectionate red pandas.

Oakvale Wildlife Park
Location : 3 Oakvale Drive, Salt Ash NSW 2318
Ph: 02 4982 6222
Fax: 02 4982 6533
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Shoalhaven Zoo
Location : 23 Rock Hill Rd, North Nowra NSW
Phone : 02 4421 3949
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Shoalhaven Zoo boasts an extensive collection of native and exotic animals, set in amongst the most spectacular natural rock formations and bushland, all on the banks of the beautiful Shoalhaven River.

Sydney Zoo
Location : 700 Great Western Highway, Eastern Creek
Near the M4 Western Motorway and Westlink M7
Phone : 1800 THE ZOO, 1800 843 966
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Sydney Zoo is a privately funded zoo currently under construction in the LGA of Bungarribee, in Western Sydney, New South Wales. Sydney Zoo occupies a 16.5 ha site and has designed its facility from scratch, allowing it to offer the highest standards of animal care and welfare. Sydney Zoo is a member of the Zoos and Aquariums Association of Australia and New Zealand.

Symbio Wildlife Park
Address: 7-11 Lawrence Hargrave Dr, Helensburgh NSW 2508
Ph: (02) 4294 1244
International: +61 2 4294 1244
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Symbio Wildlife Park is a family owned and operated zoo located on the Southern outskirts of Sydney in the the suburb of Helensburgh.Set amongst 16 picturesque acres of manicured gardens where visitors can get up close and personal to all their Australian and exotic animal favourites.

Taronga Western Plains Zoo
Location : Taronga Western Plains Zoo is located on Obley Road, Dubbo.
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Taronga Western Plains Zoo, formerly known as (and still commonly referred to as) Western Plains Zoo and commonly known as Dubbo Zoo, is a large zoo near Dubbo, New South Wales, Australia. It opened to the public on 28 February 1977,[1] to provide more living and breeding space for large animals such as elephants and antelopes which needed more space than was available at the restricted Sydney site.

Taronga Zoo Sydney
Address: Bradleys Head Road, Mosman, NSW 2088
Phone: (02) 9969 2777
General Enquiries:
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Wild Life Sydney
Location : Wildlife park in the City of Sydney, Australia
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Wild Life Sydney Zoo (formerly Sydney Wildlife World) is a wildlife park in the heart of the city of Sydney, Australia. Officially opened in September 2006, it is located on the city side of the Darling Harbour leisure and retail precinct, next to Sydney Aquarium and Madame Tussauds Sydney.

Northern Territory

Alice Springs Desert Park
Location : Larapinta Drive, PO Box 1120, Alice Springs NT 0871
Phone: (08) 8951 8788
Fax: (08) 8951 8720
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The Alice Springs Desert Park is an environmental education facility and wildlife park in Alice Springs in the Northern Territory of Australia.

Alice Springs Reptile Centre
Address : 9 Stuart Terrace, Alice Springs, Northern Territory 0870
P: (08) 89528900
F: (08) 89528700
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The Alice Springs Reptile Centre is a privately operated reptile centre and environmental education facility in Alice Springs in the Northern Territory of Australia. It contains the largest collection of reptiles in the Northern Territory. Animals at the centre include the Perentie Goanna, Frill-necked Lizards, Thorny Devils, large and small pythons and venomous snakes including Inland Taipans, Brown Snakes, Death Adders and Mulga Snakes.

Crocodylus Park
Location : 815 McMillans Rd, Berrimah, Darwin, NT 0828, AUSTRALIA
Call : (08) 8922 4500
Email: Crocodylus Park
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Crocodylus Park is the best place in Australia to come face to face with the largest reptiles on the planet! Built upon 30 years of experience in crocodile research and conservation, Crocodylus Park plays host to over a thousand crocodiles from 30 cm long hatchlings to massive adults measuring over 4.8 m and weighing more than half a ton! Our diverse array of other wildlife, including big cats, primates, birds and other reptiles, ensure the crocodiles don't steal all the limelight.

Crocosaurus Cove
Location : 58 Mitchell Street, Darwin City (Corner of Mitchell & Peel Street)
Call : (+61) 08 8981 7522
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Crocosaurus Cove, located in the heart of Darwin city, allows visitors a unique, up close and personal view of Australia’s iconic Saltwater Crocodiles. Bringing together some of the largest Saltwater Crocodiles in Australia & boasting the World’s largest display of Australian reptiles, Crocosaurus Cove is a must see attraction when visiting Darwin and the Top End.

Territory Wildlife Park
Location : Cox Peninsula Road, Berry Springs NT 0838
Phone: (08) 8988 7200
Postal Address: PO Box 445, Berry Springs, NT, 0838
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The Territory Wildlife Park is a zoo at Berry Springs in the Northern Territory of Australia, some 31 kilometres (19 mi) (about a 45 minutes drive) south of Darwin. It opened in 1989. Situated on 400 ha of natural bushland, it contains native animals and plants representative of Northern Territory, and especially Top End tropical monsoonal, environments.


Australia Zoo
Location : 1638 Steve Irwin Way , Beerwah, Qld, 4519
Call : + 61 (7) 5436 2000
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Australia Zoo - The Ultimate Wildlife Adventure. Delivering conservation through exciting education! Located an hour north of Brisbane, on Queensland's Sunshine Coast, Australia Zoo is a team of passionate conservationists working around-the-clock to deliver an animal experience like no other.

Billabong Sanctuary
Location : 17km South of Townsville on the Bruce Highway
Call : (07) 4778 8344
Email :
Website :

AUSTRALIAN NATIVE ANIMAL WILDLIFE PARK - Meet your favourite Australian Animals in a tropical bushland setting, on the shores of the billabong, where everyone is guaranteed a rewarding personal experience

Birdworld Kuranda
Location : Heritage Markets, Kuranda, Queensland
P: +61 7 4093 9188
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Immerse yourself in one of the most unique wildlife attractions of Tropical North Queensland. Join the birds in their beautiful rainforest habitat. Flying around you are species from the vanishing rainforests of the world, including some of Australia's most precious and beautiful birds. There are brilliant Amazonian macaws, the endangered and stately cassowary, cheeky rainbow lorikeets, galahs, cockatoos and many more. Don't be surprised to find a feathered friend taking a ride on your shoulder!

Cairns Tropical Zoo
Location Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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Cairns Tropical Zoo was a 6-hectare (15-acre) tropical zoo in Cairns, Queensland, Australia. It had a small collection of native and introduced species, and was a member of the Zoo and Aquarium Association (ZAA). It was owned by the Freeman family.

Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary
Location : 28 Tomewin Street, Currumbin Queensland 4223 Australia
Local Call: (07) 5534 1266
International: +00 61 7 5534 1266
Tel: 1300 886 511
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Darling Downs Zoo
Location : Darling Downs Zoo, PO Box 10, CLIFTON QLD 4361
Phone 07-4696-4107
Fax 07-4696-4112
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The Darling Downs Zoo is Queensland's major regional zoo and is situated in a tranquil rural setting on Queensland's beautiful eastern Darling Downs ... about midway between Toowoomba and Warwick. The zoo is privately owned by Steve and Stephanie Robinson who have devoted their lives to the care of all creatures great and small. Between them they have accumulated well over 70 years of animal keeping experience.

Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
Location : Captain Cook Hwy, Wangetti Beach, Queensland 4879 Australia
PO Box 171, Palm Cove Queensland 4879 Australia
Phone: 07 4055 3576 (Intl: +61 7 4055 3576)
Fax: 07 4059 1017 (Intl: +61 7 4059 1017)
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Located just 40 minutes north of Cairns and 25 minutes south of Port Douglas, Hartley’s Crocodile Adventures is simply the best place to see crocodiles and local wildlife in Tropical North Queensland. With over 2100 metres of timber boardwalks and pathways leading you on a journey of discovery through woodlands and rainforest where you can see an array of wildlife, including beautiful tropical birds, reptiles, insects and other native fauna.

Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Location : 708 Jesmond Road, Fig Tree Pocket, Queensland, 4069, Australia
Phone : + 617 3378 1366
Email :
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Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary opened in 1927 as a safe refuge for sick, injured, and oprhaned koalas, at a time when the species was being culled for the fur trade. Founder, Claude Reid, recognised something had to be done to help protect one of Australia's most iconic species. Today, Lone Pine remains as a destination for local and international guests to not only see native Australian animals, but to also connect and learn, and to leave feeling inspired to make small, positive changes in their daily lives to help protect their own native wildlife and habitats.

Rainforestation Nature Park
Location : 1030 Kennedy Hwy, Kuranda QLD 4881
T: +61 7 4085 5008
F: +61 7 4093 7578
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Rainforestation Nature Park is located in Far North Queensland, amidst the Kuranda rainforest. We are an all-weather attraction, home to the Army Duck Rainforest tours on land and water, the Pamagirri Aboriginal Experience and the iconic Australian animals in the Koala & Wildlife Park.

Rockhampton Zoo
Location : 100 Spencer Street, PO Box 1860, Rockhampton QLD 4700
Phone : 07 4932 9000 or 1300 22 55 77
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Snakes Down Under
Location : 51 Lucketts Road, Childers, Queensland
Phone: (07) 4126 3332
E-mail: info[at]
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Snakes Downunder Reptile Park & Zoo is a fun and affordable day out to be enjoyed by the whole family set just 500M off the Bruce Highway – just south of Childers – displaying over 45 species and sub-species of Australian reptiles, amphibians and marsupials.

The Wildlife Habitat Sanctuary
Address: Port Douglas Rd, Port Douglas QLD 4877, Australia
T: +61 7 4099 3235
F: +61 7 4099 3100
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The award-winning Wildlife Habitat is Australia’s leading environmental wildlife experience, providing visitors with a chance to get up close a huge range of iconic Australian animals in their recreated natural environments.

South Australia

Adelaide Zoo
Location : Adelaide Zoo, Frome Road, Adelaide SA 5000 , AUSTRALIA
Tel: (08) 8267 3255
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Adelaide Zoo is Australia's second oldest zoo, and it is operated on a non-profit basis. It is located in the parklands just north of the city centre of Adelaide, South Australia.

Cleland Wildlife Park
Location : 365 Mount Lofty Summit Road, Crafers SA 5152
Phone: (+61 8) 8339 2444
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Cleland Wildlife Park has been a major tourist attraction in South Australia since 1967. The Department for Environment and Water (DEW) is committed to creating a sustainable environment that can be enjoyed by everyone both now and into the future.