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Pet Porpoise Pool - Dolphin Marine Magic

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Great shallow water dolphin experience

I was a bit sceptical about visiting as I love dolphins but hate seeing them in captivity. As I... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
debi2090
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Farnham, United Kingdom
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Creating wonderful memories with grandchildren

This was a surprise for our grandchildren (5 yrs & 2 1/2 yrs) for a special outing with us as... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
travella2016
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Kempsey, Australia
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The name 'Dolphin Marine Magic' is a trading name for the iconic Pet Porpoise Pool Pty Limited. Dolphin Marine Magic is located on the beautiful Mid North Coast of NSW, in the city of Coffs Harbour and sits approximately midway between Sydney and...more
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65 Orlando St, Coffs Harbour, New South Wales 2450, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was a bit sceptical about visiting as I love dolphins but hate seeing them in captivity. As I understand it from the staff at Dolphin Marine Magic the dolphins they have are rescued or been to rescued dolphins and are unable to go back...More

Thank debi2090
tdfg, General Manager at Pet Porpoise Pool - Dolphin Marine Magic, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi debbi2090. We are glad you enjoyed your visit and yes, our dolphins have been under our care for many years now and would not survive in the open ocean. I am also glad that you and your children enjoyed your close encounter experience with...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a surprise for our grandchildren (5 yrs & 2 1/2 yrs) for a special outing with us as grandparents. Free admittance for children under 3 years of age. It was not overly busy which was good & we arrived just after 10am so...More

Thank travella2016
tdfg, General Manager at Pet Porpoise Pool - Dolphin Marine Magic, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I am so glad you and your grandchildren had a full and enjoyable day here at Dolphin Marine Magic travella2016. Our staff do go out of their way to provide the best possible customer service as they are all passionate about the park, the animals...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Recently visited the Dolphin Marine Magic park whilst staying at Coffs Harbour. Along with numerous other patrons had an enjoyable day viewing and also personal interaction engaging with the dolphins, seals and fairy penguins. Although only a small marine park in size, they pack a...More

Thank GT0049
tdfg, General Manager at Pet Porpoise Pool - Dolphin Marine Magic, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello GT0049. It is great that you were able to come and see us here at Dolphin Marine Magic. We enjoy the fact that our size allows us to provide guests a very close up and personal experience with all of the animals in our...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good show, need a few more attractions. The best part was the chicken & mushroom soup in the café......yum!More

Thank brigittewardle
tdfg, General Manager at Pet Porpoise Pool - Dolphin Marine Magic, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello brigittewardle. Yes the soup is tasty isn't it? Thank you for the vote of appreciation. We are constantly updating and improving our programs and attractions. Please like our Facebook page for the latest news and special offers. We hope to see you again soon....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a nice time here, the staff are very attentive and make sure the animals are safe and well treated, small park with small pools for dolphins, nice relaxed atmosphere, would recommend this for families with young children, very interactive, got a good picture of...More

Thank Chris F
tdfg, General Manager at Pet Porpoise Pool - Dolphin Marine Magic, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Chris. Thank you for your kind review. We are all glad that you and your family enjoyed yourselves at Dolphin Marine Magic. You may not have had the opportunity to view the larger recreational and relaxation lagoon pools for the dolphins, which are located...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I visited yesterday, and it was by far the best experience we have ever had! We got to cuddle Athena the seal, and get kisses from the dolphins and we're able to get lots of photos! The animals are super happy and...More

Thank ashjohnston65
tdfg, General Manager at Pet Porpoise Pool - Dolphin Marine Magic, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you ashjohnston65. I am glad you had an enjoyable time. Athena and the all the dolphins are so friendly and it is great that you got to experience the kisses and cuddles and now have the photos - incredible memories to look back on....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Extremely Expensive for just an adult and two children to be exact 73 dollars and plus you cant take your own pictures you need to let them take one and then you need to buy it at the administration for 10 dollars each and to...More

Thank emerald06green
Paige S, General Manager at Pet Porpoise Pool - Dolphin Marine Magic, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear emerald06green Thank you for your feedback, I am surprised your feel this way when the vast majority of our guest think just the opposite. Did you and your children partake in all the free activities like getting a hug from a seal, a kiss...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great way to spend a couple of hours getting a chance to view some marine life. Not an expensive venue. Get to take pix with sea lion and visit a aquarium with lots of sea life in it...up close and personal. The Porpoise show was...More

Thank Jim K
tdfg, General Manager at Pet Porpoise Pool - Dolphin Marine Magic, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello Jim K and sorry for the delayed response. I am glad you had a great time. Because of our size and layout we are able to provide all guests an "up close and personal" experience with our magnificent animals. Please like our Facebook page...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is small but pack more punch than any other sea-world attraction I have been to I. Australia. At the end of the dolphin show, everyone had a chance to go to edge of pool and pat the belly of the dolphins as they...More

Thank mklavsen
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We watched the dolphin show which was really awesome. Lots of information on dolphins, seals and ocean life. We had family from England with us and they thoroughly enjoyed the experience. My 16 year old niece did the Shallow Dolphin Experience and was in awe...More

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HazWatson
February 24, 2018|
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Response from solange B B | Reviewed this property |
This are rescued animals and they only keep what cannot survive in the original settings when these animals have disabilities from fish boats and ships isn't it better for them to be cared for than not
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Dallis05
September 30, 2016|
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Response from Paige S | Property representative |
Hi Admission prices vary depending on a number of factors. More information can be gleaned from our website. General admission for an adult is $36.00 and child 3 years or older is $19.00. Included in that price is all the... More
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Sylvietraveler
April 17, 2016|
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Response from Paige S | Property representative |
You can get all the information you need from our website, but the short answer is yes you can experience an in the water animal interaction with both our dolphins and seals. Additionally, you can give us a call on 02 6659... More
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