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Australian Reptile Park

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Address: Pacific Highway, Somersby, New South Wales 2250, Australia
Phone Number: 02-4340 1022
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Well set up

The enclosures were roomy and the animals in good health. Very natural grounds, good to see. The reptile talk area needs to be much larger to cater for school holidays.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 23, 2015
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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015 NEW

The enclosures were roomy and the animals in good health. Very natural grounds, good to see. The reptile talk area needs to be much larger to cater for school holidays.

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Newcastle, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

I remember going to the reptile park as a child myself so it was great to return with my own kids (aged 8 and 6) over the school holidays. This place has got better with age!! It was a thoroughly enjoyable day for both the kids and me too. Lots of great exhibits, interesting keeper talks and passionate staff. The... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

Visited the park two adults and two children (2,5 and 6 yo). We had bought the VPI behind the scenes tickets. They are buch more expensive then ordinary tickets. But they are worth it! We had a great tour and a guide who was fantasic! After the tour we looked at several of the shows. If you go here is... More 

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015 via mobile

Had a thoroughly wonderful time here. Kangaroos wandered about freely, enabling you to feed them. Very interesting keeper talks throughout the day. A fab place for kids and adults too.

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Kariong
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

For a moderate entry fee this is a great place to take the family, young or old, Picnic with the animals and make sure you watch the reptile show. The staff are amazing and very helpful with any of your concerns. A place all tourists and locals should go

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Canberra, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

Visited with family around Easter. Very informative and interesting. Learnt a lot about spiders who are not commonly seen in other zoos. As this place is on the way to Port Stephens from Syudney I believe it is a must visit place on the way to New Castle and beyond.

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Wollombi, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

Often go there solo as an adult. Really excellent and very interesting. Staff passionate and animals seem happy. Has huge dinosaur on hill near freeway to advertise place.....which is a good thing, as not many people seem to know about it otherwise. This last visit I was wandering around for about five hours - so good value for money.

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Gold Coast, Australia
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36 reviews 36 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Before going here, I had never heard of this place (I know I've been living under a rock). My husband and I saw the signs from the motor way and decided to turn off here for a rest from driving. So glad we did. The entry fee is a little hefty, but worth it in my opinion. I LOVE animals,... More 

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Armidale, New South Wales, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

Australian reptile park is a great place to visit to see a variety of reptiles, including snakes, lizards and crocodiles, as well as other Australian animals. It is located in the Central Coast. Great place to see and it will not so time consuming too. Tickets are affordable with parking plentiful.

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Gosford, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

We stopped here with a tour group it was really interesting the animals are very active not like some places where nothing moves the tour guide was really passionate and well versed very enjoyable

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