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Wild Life Sydney Zoo

#61 of 472 things to do in Sydney Features Animals
Aquarium Pier Darling Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
+61 2 9333 9288
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More than just a zoo, WILD LIFE Sydney features interactive displays, inspiring and entertaining daily shows, captivating daily feeding sessions and enhanced walk-through habitats including Koala Encounters, The Outback and Butterfly Tropics. WILD LIFE Sydney is Australia's most unique and best wildlife park and it's conveniently located right in the heart of Sydney on Darling Harbour.
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  • Very good37%
  • Average21%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Aquarium Pier Darling Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Central Business District
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Reviewed May 6, 2017 via mobile

Visited here on a day out with family, it's not big, but there's lots to see and do, and lots of hands on experiences, me and my cousin had our photo taken, with a python. All the native Australian animals are present here, from tassie...More

Thank delboysreviews
Duty_Supervisor, Manager at Wild Life Sydney Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded May 9, 2017

Hi Delboysreviews, Thankyou for your amazing review and high recommendation! We are happy to hear you enjoyed your experience with our unique Australian animals right in the heart of the city. Kind regards, Lauren

Reviewed May 4, 2017

what a great experience. we even did the walk over all the enclosures. pre buy your tickets that way you go up in the cable car and dont have to waste time walking.

Thank djbpool
Duty_Supervisor, Manager at Wild Life Sydney Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded May 4, 2017

Hi Djbpool, Thankyou for your lovely review, we hope to see you again. Kind regards, Lauren

Reviewed May 3, 2017 via mobile

We found it very interesting and learned much more than we would have by simply searching the Web for information. It's quite a long walk around the labyrinth of displays, but there's lots to see and keep you curious.

Thank Eddie1938
Duty_Supervisor, Manager at Wild Life Sydney Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded May 4, 2017

Hi Eddie1938, Thankyou for you great review. We are happy to hear you enjoyed our displays and hope to see you again. Kind regards, Lauren

Reviewed May 2, 2017

Have avoided this attraction for years, but as we purchased the 5 Attraction Multi-Pass, I promised I'd take the kids this time. They all enjoyed it. It's small, which for us was a good thing, as we didn't actually see anything we hadn't already seen....More

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Duty_Supervisor, Manager at Wild Life Sydney Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded May 4, 2017

Hi Adelaidetraveller888, Thankyou for your review, we are glad you decided to visit us and it is great to hear your kids enjoyed the experience. Kind regards, Lauren

Reviewed May 1, 2017

This is a great way to spend a few hours. They have a lot of animals in beautiful settings. There is a lot packed into this zoo. It is a very good chance to get many pictures of animals that are hard to find elsewhere....More

Thank Briman747
Duty_Supervisor, Manager at Wild Life Sydney Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded May 4, 2017

Hi Briman747, Thankyou for your amazing review, we hope to see you again in the future. Kind regards, Lauren

Reviewed May 1, 2017

The zoo is fairly small but they pack a lot in. It gives you a great insight into some unique animals from kangaroos to wombats, from Cassowary to Quokkas. There are rare marsupials and incredible birds. We had some pictures taken with the Koalas and...More

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Duty_Supervisor, Manager at Wild Life Sydney Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded May 4, 2017

Hi Richard M, We are happy to hear you enjoyed your experience and seeing our unique Australian animals. Thankyou for your review! Kind regards, Lauren

Reviewed April 25, 2017

I visited Wild Life Sydney with a group of friends and it was a great experience. Lost of animals to see up close and the guides have so much knowledge and information on all of them. We saw some Tasmanian Devils being fed and they...More

Thank veganbyeden
Duty_Supervisor, Manager at Wild Life Sydney Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded April 28, 2017

Hi Veganbyeden, Thankyou for your fantastic review! We are happy to hear how much you and your friends enjoyed the experience, especially with a show from one of our very cute Sugar gliders! We hope to see you again in the future. Kind regards, Lauren

Reviewed April 24, 2017

Was quite surprised how much they had here considering the size of the space. A really good sample of Australian animals. Everyone especially enjoyed seeing the large croc!

Thank Kiwitravelnut
Duty_Supervisor, Manager at Wild Life Sydney Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded April 28, 2017

Hi Kiwitravelnut, Thankyou for your review, we are happy to hear you enjoyed your visit and we exceeded your expectations. Kind regards, Lauren

Reviewed April 24, 2017

This trip to Wildlife, Sydney Zoo was an all day experience which was an amazing journey, walking around with friends and finding out information about different species. It was amazing to take a picture with the koalas. I suggest when you go to bring a...More

Thank Annomance
Duty_Supervisor, Manager at Wild Life Sydney Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded April 25, 2017

Hi Annomance, Thankyou for your wonderful review! We are glad you had such an amazing experience here at Wildlife Sydney Zoo. It is great to hear you enjoyed your Koala encounter, which only costs $20 for 1 person and $5 for every person after that,...More

Reviewed April 23, 2017

We accessed the zoo via a hop-on-hop-off tour boat. This was quite an experience. From the pier you go to a tram-lift that take you to the top of the mountain with spectacular views of the harbor. The Australian specific animals were on the left...More

Thank ccesalias
Duty_Supervisor, Manager at Wild Life Sydney Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded April 24, 2017

Hi Ccesalias, Thankyou for your amazing review and we hope to see you again at Wildlife Sydney Zoo. Kind regards, Lauren

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Mayumi U
Hello, I have bought the 5 attractions tickets including the zoo. Can I still do breakfast with koala if I already have the enterance ticket?
April 4, 2017|
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Response from Sophie R | Reviewed this property |
Hi Mayumi san I am not sure but I believe having breakfast with the koala starts as early as 7.15 before the zoo opens to the public.. Can you please check with the staff if they can give you "special" price etc Wish I... More
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gopikiru2012
Hi . I came across guided tours in your website . Is it possible to choose the guide . Planning a birthday . My kid adores the guy who presented the kangaroo walk about yesterday . (I didn't get his name though )
March 26, 2017|
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Response from Duty_Supervisor | Property representative |
Hi gopikiru2012, The Keeper you are talking about would have been Ryan, who will be chuffed to hear this. Ryan usually works either Saturday or Sunday, I'm sure we could align a day to work for everybody, if you would like... More
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JamesVancouverCanada
Hello! With the Koala encounter, is it possible to pet the koalas? I understand you can't pick them up :) Cheers, - James
December 25, 2016|
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Response from Duty_Supervisor | Property representative |
Hi James, Thank you for your enquiry. In NSW it is illegal for us to allow our guests to hold koalas for photo opportunities. We have spent quite a lot of time studying our koalas and with the knowledge that they need to... More
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