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Koala Hospital

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I have just moved into the area and went to the hospital to learn more about the koalas that are in... read more

Reviewed today
David B
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Port Macquarie, Australia
Great to see people helping

I was great to read all the information they have on Koala's and to read the stories about the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
anthonyg892
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Sydney, Australia
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The world's first hospital dedicated to these creatures.
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Lord Street | Macquarie Nature Reserve, Port Macquarie, New South Wales 2444, Australia
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+61 2 6584 1522
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All reviews injured koalas guided tour free tour run by volunteers roto house an amazing job free entry worth a visit beautiful animals keep up the good work great place to visit gift shop gold coin donation 3pm patients donated rehabilitation
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Reviewed today

I have just moved into the area and went to the hospital to learn more about the koalas that are in my environment. It was just a wonderful experience I visit at least twice a year and take all my visitors!

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank David B
Reviewed yesterday

I was great to read all the information they have on Koala's and to read the stories about the Koala's they have in their care. Well worth a visit and to make a donation

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank anthonyg892
Reviewed yesterday

Recommend for small children. It is quite small although you can get up pretty close and see the koala's.The staff are wonderful.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank SavTrav09
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The kids loved visiting the hospital and listening to the tour explaining how the hospital came about and why the Koalas where there.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Jodestar5
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great to see our injured Koalas are being looked after. It's free entry but the hospitals have little boxes to donate. It's handy to take some money or even just your loose golds and silvers to donate into the box's outside the cages to support...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank krystalc695
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The place was way smaller than we expected but we saw a few koalas up close. These people care about the animals and do a good job. No touching or petting there, as they treat the koalas with respect and as wild animals.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank mona1896
Reviewed 4 days ago

The care they have for the animals is obvious and much different to a zoo, no touching or holding and koalas that are soon to be released are behind dark mesh to be sheilded from view. Still you can see other koalas that are too...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Josh E
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Pulling up to the hospital, there is loads of cars parked on th road to indicate how busy it is. The hospital is great to walk through, you can see all th koalas in each section although, kids under age five or so might need...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank SummerCiera
Reviewed 4 days ago

Very nice location, helpful and knowledgeable staff. My daughter loved it. I feel obliged to give at least $10 for this good cause

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank martinryder1956
Reviewed 5 days ago

Always love to visit the Koala Hospital and see the good work by the team there. There is an interesting guided tour at 3pm, but its easy to walk around and spot the koalas, reading the description cards of their perilous journeys. A great educational...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank David T
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Jena H
October 16, 2017|
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Response from k2thab | Reviewed this property |
Half a day is more than enough - the tours only happen at 3pm so we got there at 2.30 and left at around 4.30.
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Baboobshka
May 8, 2017|
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Response from interest88 | Reviewed this property |
It's Free!
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Isabella J
September 30, 2015|
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Response from Thomas G |
Oxlee Kayley rings a bell, I think she only has three legs and one eye
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