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Address: 8 Coondoo St, Kuranda, Queensland, Australia
Phone Number: 07-4093 8905
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Do not Get Bitten

This had all the hallmarks of an individual displaying their private collection to earn a few dollars. Hailed as Australia’s Venom Zoo (which I suspect is the only one), for... read more

2 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
FyingKiwi
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Christchurch, New Zealand

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Cambridge, Australia
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3 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We were so excited to come here and really looking forward to the experience....but we came out just feeling really sad, especially for the snakes. The enclosers for the snakes were incredibly small and really difficult for them to move in. Some had no water and they looked they hadn't been cleaned out for a long time. The poor turtle... More 

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Traralgon, Australia
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19 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Visited on Saturday 23rd July. Yes this place is very basic in design and layout. The one thing I hate about being a tourist these days is how 'touristy' venues have become. There is often an over emphasis on the 'glossy' visual and sound aspects of venues / shows, that the genuineness of the experience is lost. Not so here!... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Erm, this is quite possibly the worst tourist attractions we have ever visited. We paid $50 for a family ticket (2 adults/2 kids) and spent a total of 10 minutes in the dungeon/basement that held 4 snakes and a huge amount of dirt and rubbish. Compare this with $200 the day prior to spend a half day on the Great... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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259 reviews
88 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 148 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This had all the hallmarks of an individual displaying their private collection to earn a few dollars. Hailed as Australia’s Venom Zoo (which I suspect is the only one), for A$15-00, you get t see four snakes (of which only two are venomous), hold a very common metre long carpet snake, and get a spiel on two tarantulas and a... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great fun for all of the family. Totally worth it and excellent value. The snake feeding is incredible. At the end you can get a photo of yourself holding a python, incredible!

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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I really do not like to write a bad review, but I think that the owner should know how his business is operated in his absence. Firstly we were not advised that they were closing in less than twenty minutes, had we have known we may have came the next day. While my wife paid for our entry I noticed... More 

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Thank Michael C
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016 via mobile

Spent $40 taking my wife and kid in but was extremely disappointed. It was dirty, smelly and had little information. Only about 5 snakes. Their enclosure glass wasn't very clean and signage etc was old and tattered. The extra $1 to pay by eftpos surprised me at the start but considering the rest of the operation I shouldn't have been... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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23 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016

The presentation of this place could be improved a lot. It's information sheets are tatty and dated. However, the information is good and the talk about scorpions, spiders, leaf insects is good but they need a working torch. The best part is the snake feeding which makes it all worthwhile - but they don't advertise it. It was at 1:00... More 

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Thank runinm
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8 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2016

We walked in about 10 minutes before they closed and boy they rushed us through We were in there for 2 minutes before hearing the boss yell through the giant shed 'NO MORE CUSTOMERS!' :/ I was SO excited before we went in but was mildly disappointed as I realised you can only see a couple of snakes and other... More 

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Wagga Wagga, Australia
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10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016

We called in during our holiday. It is the most bizarre set up, a big barn or shed type building, pretty smelly inside and so overpriced. The only good thing was that the girls working there were friendly and quite informative and we got to hold a snake and a stick insect. All in all the strangest place we have... More 

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