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Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary

Address: 28 Tomewin Street, Currumbin, Queensland 4223, Australia
Phone Number: +61 7 5534 1266
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Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary: Green Challenge...
84%
Ranked #1 of 10 Attractions in Currumbin
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas, Zoos & Aquariums
Activities: Viewing wildlife, Group tours/walking tour
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Owner description: Get Closer with more than 1,400 native Australian animals on display in natural bushland and rainforest settings, Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary provides a rare opportunity to get closer to our amazing Australian native wildlife. The Sanctuary offers a world of discovery through fascinating wildlife shows and displays, nightly Wildlife Adventure tours and our latest attraction Wild Island, an outdoor adventure playground and interactive science activity zone, combining fun-filled entertainment with fascinating wildlife education for young visitors to Sanctuary.
Useful Information: Activities for young children, Activities for older children
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014 NEW

excellent glad to see the improvements , stiil a great visit,,,,.the improve in recent years is fantastic especially for a long standing attraction like currumbin

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014 NEW

This review is only for the tree top adventure parc which is located within Currumbin Sanctuary. You can purchase a ticket to see the Sanctuary as well as the do the tree top adventure, but we've seen been to plenty of sanctuaries before so on this occasion, we were only interested in the tree top high ropes course. Firstly, the... More

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Queenstown, Otago, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014 NEW

Not the easiest place to get to unless you weather Surfers Paradise, but once you are there shuttle connections from your hotel or downtown Surfers are reasonable and easy. The Sanctuary is a true experience in Australian wildlife. The expanse of the Park is what gives the place its flavour. Ibis and ghekko's are everywhere. There is a large pond... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014 NEW

we were disappointed about the reburbishments and lack of signs, we walked for ages only to have to turn back because of reburbs, very frustrating and the price of food was horrendous, $8 for a hotdog with no onion or cheese

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014 NEW

So glad that we managed to slot in the last day for Currumbin wildlife sanctuary! Although we missed the early morning feeding for the wild Lorikeets, there was a later feeding at 4 pm. Made a small donation for an empty plate and there was free flow of nectar for the Lorikeets. That was my favourite part of the park.... More

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Sydney, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014 NEW

It took us almost one hour to get there from Surfers Paradise but not sure if it was worth it. Same animals spread in the park. Kangaroos looked tired and uninterested. We didn't get to see any wombat! Little dragons wandering in the park were bigger than crocodiles. Luckily I used a voucher instead of paying full price.

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014 NEW

No birds in sight but it might have been the wrong time of day. If birds had been around would have been more fun.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

We visited the park and half of it was closed for refurbishment - explains why the tickets were cheap!!! But the sections that were open were great and very child friendly Much more open then a zoo, and the Bird Free Flight show was awesome!!! A lot of the tracks are not sealed, and can be a little rough when... More

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Dalby Queensland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

An excellent venue to celebrate a 3 year old's birthday. So much to see and do! Plenty of locations to set yourself up for the day or to use the train to go from one activity/show to the other. Not enough hours in the day! If you are an RACQ member, make use of your card to enjoy free parking... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

This sanctuary is owned by the National Trust of Queensland, if you have an interest in Australian wild life visit here. Wild lorikeets , and birds of prey as well as other Australian animals, the park is a large area, but has a small train with several stops so you can see the area. This is a full day visit,... More

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