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Koala Hospital

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Address: Lord Street | Macquarie Nature Reserve, Port Macquarie, New South Wales 2444, Australia
Phone Number: 02 6584 1522
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The world's first hospital dedicated to these creatures.

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Please make a donation when you visit this place. Okay, its not spectacular but they do good work and you can get close to Koalas. FOR FREE. At 3 p.m. there is a guided tour which... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Please make a donation when you visit this place. Okay, its not spectacular but they do good work and you can get close to Koalas. FOR FREE. At 3 p.m. there is a guided tour which we can recommend.

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Thank Edwin B
Port Macquarie, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A must see for visitors to Port Macquarie and the price is right (free), the dedicated staff that care for the Koala's is amazing, the talk and tour that you will get helps to understand better the Koala's. Koala's are not very road smart and that is one of the causes of them being in the Hospital. But the good... More 

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Thank Barry D
Wollongong
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

It was great to see our beautiful unique animals up close even though it is sad what has happened to most of the koalas it is wonderful seeing people passionate about what they're doing.

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Thank OutthereWollongong
Port Macquarie, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I take all visitors to the hospital for the free afternoon tour to see the great work done by the volunteers there. Go and visit and make a small donation or buy a souvenir to help keep this wonderful place going

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Thank Mary D
Forde
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Such dedicated work and volunteers, heartwarming and really need your support! Great photos and koalas are well cared for!

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Thank Ralph F
Tampa, FL USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

These sweet animals have inspired a lot of very caring and smart people to dedicate time and money to their care. Lovely visit and very interesting guided tour! Reasonably priced souvenirs make it easy to support their efforts and take home a keepsake or two.

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Thank Familydream
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Genuine local wildlife education. Good for a few souvenirs. Nice local heritage house next to it too.

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Thank Simeon B
Port Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I have visited this place frequently with family and friends when they have been staying in Port Macquarie and I will continue to go back. It is a great opportunity to see koalas up close, learn about them and read their story about why they have been hospitalised. If your lucky there is a viewing glass panel where you can... More 

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Thank Erica N
Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friend and i visited during our stay in Port Macquarie in July, 2016. We were warmly greeted by lovely volunteers and was given information about the koala hospital/sanctuary. They do an excellent job with these animals, and i would encourage everyone to visit for themselves.

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Thank Mimi C
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Every visitor to Port Macquarie needs to visit this wonderful place. A small or big donation will help keep our beautiful koalas cared for. Thoroughly enjoyed our visit.

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Thank Anne F

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