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Pet Porpoise Pool - Dolphin Marine Magic

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Open Now: 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
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we took ourdisabled daughterhere in the xmas holidays while on holidays in Coffs and we loved... read more

Reviewed yesterday
tracyp650
Ultimate Dolphin Experience

This was a present to celebrate a “special” birthday, and I can absolutely recommend it. It was... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
LynnDenjoy
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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 yesterday

we took ourdisabled daughterhere in the xmas holidays while on holidays in Coffs and we loved it. Best dolphin, seal and penguin up close and personal experience we have ever had. would highly recommend a visit.More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank tracyp650
tdfg, Managing Director at Pet Porpoise Pool - Dolphin Marine Magic, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you tracyp650 for your kind review. At Dolphin Marine Magic we aim to provide all our guests as personal an experience as possible with our fantastic creatures and I am so glad your daughter was able to take part. I am sure she will...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

This was a present to celebrate a “special” birthday, and I can absolutely recommend it. It was informative and so much fun. There were set tricks with beautiful Bella the dolphin, but my favourite part was being able to free swim, whilst wearing masks. What...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank LynnDenjoy
tdfg, Managing Director at Pet Porpoise Pool - Dolphin Marine Magic, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello LynnDenjoy and thank you for your review. I am glad you got to enjoy this private experience, which I am sure will stay with you forever. These beautiful creatures bring so much pleasure and amazement to our guests and Bella has certainly earned herself...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This place is all about the connection with the animals and getting up and close with their experiences... some of which are included in the price of the ticket. It’s fairly small for a marine park... don’t go in there thinking it’s SeaWorld... there are...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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tdfg, Managing Director at Pet Porpoise Pool - Dolphin Marine Magic, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you 654adamw for your kind comments. Dolphin Marine Magic is one of the smaller marine wildlife parks, which is why we can offer our guests such a personal experience with our beautiful animals. We believe our pricing is competitive - particularly when compared to...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Had a beautiful couple of hours visiting here. We were able to pat the dolphins at no extra charge. The dolphin show was educational as well as entertaining. The ladies who ran the show did an excellent job and everything was easy to hear and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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tdfg, Managing Director at Pet Porpoise Pool - Dolphin Marine Magic, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you Annette N for your kind comments. At Dolphin Marine Magic our staff are dedicated to ensuring that every guest has as personal an experience as possible and that they leave our park with a far greater appreciation of the beautiful animals we care...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is certainly no SeaWorld it’s a small park with no rides or bells & whistles but that’s why we loved it.. Before you sit down to watch the Dolphin show you have the opportunity to have your photo taken with a Dolphin who kindly...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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tdfg, Managing Director at Pet Porpoise Pool - Dolphin Marine Magic, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you so much for your kind review JennyS5392. At Dolphin Marine Magic our role is to ensure that every guest has as personal an experience with our beautiful animals as possible. I am so glad you and your family got to do the Shallow...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

Our son was blown away when, as a three year old, he hand feed the Penguins. 8 years later, the effect was the same. A really good morning out for an intimates experience with dolphins, seals, penguins and other sea life.More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Mike D
tdfg, Managing Director at Pet Porpoise Pool - Dolphin Marine Magic, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you Mike D for you kind review. At Dolphin Marine Magic we aim to ensure that all guests have a "close up and personal" experience with our beautiful animals so I am please your son has got to relive the magic again. Terry Goodall...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited Dolphin Marine Magic on the 15th January 2019 as a family my husband,myself and our son who is 13 and daughter who is 10. My daughter and I did the Shallow Dolphin experience with a beautiful dolphin named jett , we could not...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank TheresaDS79
tdfg, Managing Director at Pet Porpoise Pool - Dolphin Marine Magic, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you Theresa for your kind comments. Our aim at Dolphin Marine Magic is to ensure that all of our guests have a very personal experience with our beautiful animals so I am pleased you and your family had the opportunity to have your private...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

During our recent visit to Dolphin Marine Magic at Coffs Harbour on the 15th January 2019 we were extremely disappointed and outraged by the service and attitude of the staff and disgusted at the parks appearance and state. We spent $96 to enter and travelled...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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tdfg, Managing Director at Pet Porpoise Pool - Dolphin Marine Magic, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you JaneQLD for your feedback and I am sorry you did not enjoy your visit to our wildlife park. Your comments are certainly at odds with the vast majority of reviews we receive about the appearance of the grounds, facilities, staff and the experiences...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Dolphin show was interesting, with some audience participation, however they focused more on young children than teens or adults. Photo opportunities with dolphins and sea lions was exciting. I enjoyed being able to pat a dolphin's stomach (at no cost!). But it was all a...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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tdfg, Managing Director at Pet Porpoise Pool - Dolphin Marine Magic, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you chxrli for your review. Dolphin Marine Magic is one of the smaller marine wildlife parks and as such, we are able to provide all guests a very personal experience with our beautiful animals. Thank you for your support as proceeds help to fund...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was my 2 year olds 2nd visit and her request. She loves looking at, and watching the animals but is still too afraid to touch. Her favourite activity was the solitary island fish tank, my favourite is always the dolphin and seal kisses. The...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Jadeandabs
tdfg, Managing Director at Pet Porpoise Pool - Dolphin Marine Magic, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you Jadeandabs for your review. At Dolphin Marine Magic we aim to ensure that all guests have a very close and personal experience with our beautiful animals. Maybe next time your two year old will have summoned the courage to pat the dolphins or...More

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Armyo
October 9, 2018|
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Response from tdfg | Property representative |
Hi there. There is cover, we can supply umbrellas and you can purchase plastic ponchos at a minimal cost. The cafe has a great range of affordable meals and hot and cold drinks. The animals don't care if it rains so the... 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 paiges252 | 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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