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Rainforestation Nature Park

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Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Cairns ZOOM and Wildlife Dome
from $17.47*
Cairns ZOOM and Wildlife Dome
from $17.47*
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good38%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“army duck”(131 reviews)
“duck tour”(34 reviews)
Situated in the midst of World Heritage Rainforest in Kuranda, the award-winning Rainforestation Nature Park with three unique experiences. Board a World War II Army Duck for a tour on both land and water through the rainforest. Watch the Pamagirri...more
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Kennedy Highway, Kuranda, Queensland 4872, Australia
+61 7 4085 5008
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

All of the staff at Rainforestation were exceptional on our day to this wonderful attraction. The ticket staff were very helpful seeking answers to my son's questions about the big Croc in residence. Simon our Army Duck driver was engaging, funny and very informative. The...More

1  Thank Melissa H
Reviewed 2 days ago

Apart from a visit to the Barrier Reef, the other activities at the top of our families must do list for this trip was to see the rainforest, learn a bit more about the Aboriginal culture and hug a Koala. Rainforestation conveniently offered all 3...More

Thank Adam L
Reviewed 6 days ago

The army duck ride is amazing a must see. Beautiful rainforest great tour guide. Aboriginal dancers brilliant

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Thank JulieA1309
Reviewed 1 week ago

Really enjoyed returning to Rainforestation - this time, not for the wildlife or for a tourism event party - but to watch the Targa race. We were there for breakfast - which was hot and delicious - the views of the race were great and...More

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Thank 515pip
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was well organised except that the viewing area was not signposted and this left one a little confused. The breakfast was good and walking through the animal section was very interesting. Thank you

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Thank Guilio D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great Breakfast, accomadating ,helpful staff, great viewing area to watch Targa Rally Cars.Would reccomend to my friends and Family.

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Thank jbghyfcvc
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were here with a large international group from a conference in Cairns. and everyone seemed to thoroughly enjoy the experience. The activities are fine, but what really placed this experience above others was the terrific food at our buffet dinner and the friendliness and...More

Thank morseman2017
Reviewed August 11, 2018

We had a very nice day with lots of interesting things to see and to do! It was great for our whole family!

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Thank Volker W
Amanda P, Digital and Media Manager at Rainforestation Nature Park, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2018

Hi Volker, Thanks so much for you for your great review of Rainforestation, hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

We visited the Rainforest @Cairns on our own. Unfortunately, we didn’t have enough time visiting all as we had to catch up the flight flying to Melbourne... we only took the sky rail. Cannot do the train tour. It’s valuable to come definitely... Next time...More

Thank KP Y
Amanda P, Digital and Media Manager at Rainforestation Nature Park, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2018

Hi, Thanks for your great review of Rainforestation, thanks for visiting us!

Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

The appeal of going on an army duck ride and the animals on display were what drew us to the park. The army duck ride was ok. You don’t go far and don’t spend much time on the water - it is virtually just a...More

1  Thank Simon E
Amanda P, Digital and Media Manager at Rainforestation Nature Park, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2018

Hi Simon, Thanks for taking the time to leave a review for Rainforestation. We're sorry to hear that you were disappointed with your Army Duck Rainforest Tour. This 30-45 minute tour is conducted on a restored WWII amphibious vehicle to create a unique rainforest experience...More

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March 24, 2018|
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Response from Andrew P | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, if you book a trip via one of the online agencies they will arrange all tickets including the necessary bus transfers between all points that you book for. Usually you go up in either the Skyrail or Train, and back... More
November 4, 2017|
Response from loco | Reviewed this property |
I don’t think so, but a quick call wouldn’t hurt. They are so helpful and friendly.
March 10, 2017|
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Response from Ben W | Property representative |
Just to update you on this - the price quoted above was from our previous year's brochure. From 1st April 2017, the price has been: A: $25.00 C: $12.50 F: $62.50