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Address: Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
Phone Number: +61 8 8988 1491
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Description: Some 10,000 crocodiles are housed at this breeding farm, which provides...
Some 10,000 crocodiles are housed at this breeding farm, which provides safe sites from which to watch the crocodiles being fed. Birdwatchers will also enjoy the numerous native birds here.
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Holding a dino

This was a great tour, the guide knew his stuff we got to hold a croc and feed one to he explained about the farm and you had a chance to ask questions. the displays were... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 7, 2015
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Fremantle Australia
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Fremantle Australia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

This was a great tour, the guide knew his stuff we got to hold a croc and feed one to he explained about the farm and you had a chance to ask questions. the displays were fantastic and if i had more money i would have bought some croc leather as it was exquisite. The time spent here was well... More 

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Alice Springs, Australia
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1,018 reviews 1,018 reviews
544 attraction reviews
2,494 helpful votes 2,494 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

The Darwin Crocodile farm is actually about 37km from Darwin, so don’t get confused by the name. Heading south towards Alice Springs, but only a few kilometres after the Humpty Doo/ Kakadu turn-off and is on the right hand side of the highway. It is well worth the visit here to see the thousands of crocs here. Some of them... More 

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New Zealand
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Found the visit to the Crocodile farm really great. Many crocs up close. Many other animals to see. They also sell Croc meat if you want to give it a taste.

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Newcastle, Australia
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85 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Great fun, couldn't bring myself to eat crocodile and chips tho. Make sure you have walking shoes on

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Camp Pendleton, California
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16 reviews 16 reviews
16 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

A lot of crocodiles! from small to humongous. Recommended if you have the money to spare. Don't regret going just thought it was going to be better then average which it wasn't. Definetly a tourist trap.

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Cunnamulla
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

First of all the video playing on screen welcomes you with a HUGE lie, saying the Australian Aboriginal has a unique 6th sense to sense if a crocodile is nearby. Really?? Well it can't be good since we keep reading about their kids being taken on a monthly basis from Northern rivers. The price to go in is RIDICULOUS! So... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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39 reviews 39 reviews
18 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013 via mobile

I was expecting a lot more for the $40 adult entry fee. Very hot day so maybe the crocs were lazy but not much to see. Small zoo with other animals but better to go to a lagoon in the wild I think.

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Darwin
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39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2012

Learn about the life cycle of crocodiles, see young crocs, and the monster ones.

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Townsville, Australia
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66 reviews 66 reviews
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40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2012

it was full of sand like it was dropped on the floor, disappionting

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Sydney, Australia
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49 reviews 49 reviews
33 attraction reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2012

This farm is extremely rundown. The crocs are kept in concrete enclosures. There should be a law against keeping these creatures in such an unnatural environment. A waste of money.

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