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Address: 23 Rock Hill Road | PO Box 3360, Nowra, Shoalhaven, New South Wales 2541, Australia
Phone Number: 0244213949
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the venue has a great vantage point overlooking the Shoalhaven River. The food, in our case, nuggets and chips and wedges all washed down with banana milkshakes and an ice coffee... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 19, 2015
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Vincentia, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Visited with one of my grandchildren who was totally fascinated by the zoo and wants to return during his next holiday with us.

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

the venue has a great vantage point overlooking the Shoalhaven River. The food, in our case, nuggets and chips and wedges all washed down with banana milkshakes and an ice coffee was fresh and hot.

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Melbourne, Australia
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39 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

A small zoo, but had some little extras for more adventurous kids, particularly the adventure walk which can be a little hard to locate, but was quite exciting and demanding climbing up and over rocks. The big slide near the entrance was great fun for kids. Café had a good range of food for kids. The Trees Adventure ropes course... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Zoo itself is hands on and everyone loved it .. the cafe was crap though .. microwaved pie/hotdog etc and over priced We did have a rather large goat jump the fence abd scarr the kids but overall it a cool little zoo .. monkeys!!

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015 via mobile

We visited this cafe while our family visited the adjacent tree adventure. The cafe is great and the staff lovely and the zoo was pleasant.

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Dundee, United Kingdom
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8 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

I was not expecting much when taken here - but it was superb. The easiest and best way to understand and see Australian wildlife. This is the zoo where the keeper had his fingers bitten off by a saltwater crocodile six months ago (you can see it on YouTube). The talks were excellent and the staff clearly love their work... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

The park itself is neat and well maintained but lacks a lot of animals. The prices to get in are quite hefty when you consider this, but it is usually one of the few ways they can survive which is understood. The café had nice coffee and snack like food, and the service was okay.

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

If you're after lions and tigers and bears (oh my!), you will be disappointed in this zoo. There are some more 'exotic' animals such as the salt water crocodiles and the Capuchin monkeys (they're almost the size of pygmy marmosets), which will keep kids and families entertained more than your average local 'kangaroos and sheep' sort of place. This zoo... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

A very nice little zoo that is not too busy so you can get close to the animal enclosures without fighting crowds. The enclosures are well constructed for the best viewing and the animals all seem very happy to be seen and fed. We didn't do the tree adventure but would love to go back to give it a try.

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Wollongong, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

We visited the zoo with my cousin and her two young daughters. The staff at the admission counter where very helpful and courteous. The children loved playing on the big slide. The exhibits and shows are very interesting. The zoo is not spread over a large area which is good.

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