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Zoodoo Zoo

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Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
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“safari bus”(50 reviews)
“farm animals”(19 reviews)
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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620 Middle Tea Tree Road, Richmond, Clarence, Tasmania 7025, Australia
+61 3 6260 2444
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed October 11, 2014

This zoo is on the small side but it has lots of potential. The minute we walked through the door it was go, go, go. We ditched the pram and took two small children on the zebra-striped bus and hurtled around the park feeding emus,...More

4  Thank PepeLePew2014
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed June 11, 2014

Coming from a animal industry/zoo keeper background and currently a wildlife carer, I visited ZooDoo and was appauled...I had heard it was bad and before passing judgement wanted to see for myself. What I was greeted with was one of THE MOST disgusting places...absolutely filthy...More

22  Thank Hannah M
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Reviewed 2 days ago

As an animal loving vegetarian, I often wonder how well animals in captivity are kept. Zoodoo clearly loves their animals and their passionate staff are genuine. The lion feeding was an absolute highlight, so too the opportunity to wander around with feed in a cup...More

Thank customtan
Reviewed 4 days ago

This zoo is situated with farm, forest and mountains all around so it's a really lovely spot but as it's just outside of Richmond it's really not that far from bustling Hobart - just a 40 min drive. Highlights: * Lion feeding * Meerkats (you...More

Thank woodchuck_jw
Zoodoo_Team, Public Relations Manager at Zoodoo Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks for your review, and recommending us to others! You're right, you can pat and feed our meerkat enclosure for just $50 for two people! Our café is small, only includes hot pies and cold sandwiches and wraps! We have an exciting renovation plan for...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

Great little zoo , we took our grand daughter there and she had a fantastic time , the animals are very well looked after and the lion feeding time was great . the Emu feeding on the little train was a lot of fun and...More

Thank jeffreygs
Zoodoo_Team, Public Relations Manager at Zoodoo Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks for your review, we always appreciate the feedback! We are pleased to hear you and your family enjoyed your day and we are happy to hear our emus made a good impression on your granddaughter! We will hopefully see you again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We loved our visit to this zoo. The animals are well cared for and the keepers, mostly young adults, were very friendly and informative. This zoo differs from others with interactive experiences included in the entry price. A safari bus takes you to emus which...More

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Zoodoo_Team, Public Relations Manager at Zoodoo Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

So wonderful to hear you enjoyed your visit. Thank you so much for your kind words, and taking the time to review us, as well as recommending us to others! We will pass on your well done to Ash, he will be stocked to hear...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A great first hand experience with local and exotic animals. We loved the safari ride and the opportunity to feed emus and zebras. Feeding a lion was amazing. Plenty of time spent wandering among kangaroos. A very enjoyable afternoon.

Thank Richmondbarracks
Zoodoo_Team, Public Relations Manager at Zoodoo Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Awesome! We love our guests being able to get up close and person with our animals, and we are glad you and your family/friends got this experience and enjoyed your day!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

small out of the way zoo with mainly Australian animals but they have set up so guests can feed, lions, emus, zebra and camels, amazing experience reasonably priced will definitely return when next in area, well worth the visit, staff are friendly and knowledgeable.

Thank lee m
Zoodoo_Team, Public Relations Manager at Zoodoo Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your review, we look forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed September 29, 2018

this zoo and nature park come very close in reviews loved the interaction with all animals got to feed lioness emus deer wallaby this is way better than tasmania zoo very well priced great people working with heaps of answers heaps of interacting with animals...More

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Reviewed September 27, 2018 via mobile

We had a great time at the zoo. Fed the animals, the open air safari bus was a great little trip getting up close and feeding some animals. The lions are gorgeous and much bigger up close. For $50 extra our daugters got to hold...More

Thank Prue B
Reviewed September 15, 2018 via mobile

We walked away thoroughly impressed. Hands down the best zoo to visit if you are in Tasmania. The experiences included in your ticket are like no other. You can - feed the lions - touch reptiles - petting zoo - take the safari bus which...More

1  Thank loomoo82
Zoodoo_Team, Public Relations Manager at Zoodoo Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded September 21, 2018

Thank you very much. We are very happy that you enjoyed your day and we can not wait to have you back!

Reviewed September 9, 2018

We last visited about 12 years ago and decided to have another look, not having taken our younger kids here before. Arrived just in time to take the safari bus to feed the zebras, emus and camels, which the kids loved! This then led into...More

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August 8, 2018|
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Response from boohi5 | Reviewed this property |
It is $80.00 for 2 adults(16yr>) and 2 children(3-15yrs) For the personal "Animal Encounter" that includes 6 animal interaction, a personal guide and a USB of all the photos your guide takes of your encounter its $150.00... More
Rachel M
April 16, 2018|
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Response from MASK_3551 | Reviewed this property |
Agreed 3-4 hours. There are picnic tables inside that you can bring your own food as well to have a break. Don’t rush around and spend time watching the animals
January 22, 2018|
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Response from Zoodoo_Team | Property representative |
Hi Lulu516, we have a cafe at Zoodoo which stocks fresh sandwiches, wraps and hot pies which we purchase daily from our local bakeries. We also sell confectionry like chocolates and lollies, as well as various packets of... More