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Pet Porpoise Pool - Dolphin Marine Magic

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Address: 65 Orlando Street, Coffs Harbour, New South Wales 2450, Australia
Phone Number: +61 2 6659 1900
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9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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The name 'Dolphin Marine Magic' is a trading name for the iconic Pet...

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 Brisbane. We are very close to the jetty precinct and adjacent to the Coffs Creek and we have been 'edutaining' (educating/entertaining) and engaging visitors for more than four decades. We are licensed by the Department of Primary Industries to exhibit the animals we have in our care. On Boxing Day in 1970, the marine park opened as a rescue and rehabilitation centre for native marine animals, and we continue with this work. We have a Rehabilitation Licence issued by NSW - Office of Environment & Heritage - NSW National Parks & Wildlife Services. Additionally, we work closely with our local branch of NSW National Parks & Wildlife Services and have a Memorandum Of Understanding (MOU) with them on how we will work together for the benefit of our native marine animals.

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Great value theme park. Took my kids there many times when they were young.The workers also do a great job helping injured animals. I went again,recently, - to show my support... read more

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Coffs Harbour, Australia
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Coffs Harbour, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great value theme park. Took my kids there many times when they were young.The workers also do a great job helping injured animals. I went again,recently, - to show my support, after some imported feral lefties have been trying to shut it down by making ignorant statements through the local media.

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Coffs Harbour, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Dolphin Marine Magic provides a great day of enjoyment for the little ones, right through to great grandparents. The seals, dolphins, aquarium, penguins and other delights provide refreshing smiles and fun times for all. Feeding the fish and penguins is always fun!

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Thank Sue H
Munro, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Absolutely loved this place. The highlight of our holiday, it certainly beats the big theme parks. The interaction with the animals was fantastic, the dolphins especially seem to love the attention and the admiration between the staff and animals in their care is evident. A very family orientated, friendly place that wont break the budget. A must do if you... More 

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Toowoomba, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The best value for money theme park, came for the morning session and ended up staying for the afternoon session too! Very informative and educational for all age groups and no extra charge for an animal encounter ie dolphin and seal kisses. The children and adults alike enjoyed the kisses, fish feeding and penguin feeding. Didn't enjoy the reptile show/speaker... More 

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Safety Beach, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We are local and make sure that we visit at least once a year. The show is constantly changing. The animals are always entertaining and seem to love their interaction with us humans. The kids just love being kissed by a seal and being able to brush a dolphin's teeth or give a gentle pat, or after the show stay... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Was heaps of fun. Get to get up close to all the animals which was awsome. Show was really good and also interactive.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is a must go if you are visiting Coffs Harbour... All of us and especially our DS loved the dolphin and seal show... The staff were generous with the time with dolphins, penguins, seals and Q & A sessions were very interactive... Paid photos were spot-on and I strongly recommend. Keep up the good work team!!!

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was the second time my daughter and I have been here. Its the best experience ever! All the staff were so nice and friendly. Highly recommend to go there and very affordable!

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Porepunkah, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was very pleasantly surprised by the pet porpoise pool. I haven't seen anywhere else that you can get so close and interact with the seals and dolphins without having to pay all sorts of extras. This was great and the kids loved the seal and Dolphin kisses. Everything was so close and it felt quite inclusive. Great family attraction

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Lithgow, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Always interactive. This is our 2nd time visiting. We fed the Penguins, fish and seals, we patted snakes, crocodiles and Dolphins. It is an amazing place and great for a half day.

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