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Trowunna Wildlife Sanctuary

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Great devil sanctuary

We took a VIP tour on short and our guide (Ned) was great, really passionate about what he does... read more

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Saddo33
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Kyneton, Australia
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Great wildlife sanctuary

This is not a zoo it is a sanctuary where they rescue animals and conduct breeding to help ensure... read more

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Kenneth H
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St. George, Utah
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Trowunna Wildlife Sanctuary, 82 acres sanctuary for our Native Tasmanian Wildlife. Tasmanian Devils; Wombats; Quolls; Echidnas; Forester Kangaoos and an array of birds, ducks and Cape Barren Geese to name a few Trowunna is approximately 12 minutes...more
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1892 Mole Creek Rd, Mole Creek, Tasmania 7304, Australia
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Reviewed today via mobile

We took a VIP tour on short and our guide (Ned) was great, really passionate about what he does which we love. They had a pair of Devil joeys which we got to play with which was an unbelievable experience. They do a free guided...More

Date of experience: January 2020
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Reviewed yesterday

This is not a zoo it is a sanctuary where they rescue animals and conduct breeding to help ensure survival of the species. Great way to see devils, quolls, kangaroos, and wombats.

Date of experience: January 2020
Thank Kenneth H
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We missed out on the daily tours which I would highly recommend if you want to pet the wombat,devils or quolls but we spend a very enjoyable hour walking around the lovely sanctuary and saw plenty of animal activity. We hiked all over Tasmania and...More

Date of experience: January 2020
Thank Lynne A
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Similar to Lone Pine sanctuary, but smaller, and more intimate. We were able to touch wombats, devils, and quolls. Had an interactive tour that covered about half the park and focused on the three that we were able to touch. Staff were friendly and knowledgable...More

Date of experience: January 2020
Thank ejt1963
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We visited here recently whilst on holidays in Tasmania. Came here on a recommendation from where we were staying. Certainly not disappointed. The sanctuary specialises in Tasmanian Devils, Quolls and Wombats. They do have some other marsupials(plenty of kangaroos) plus birds and reptiles. Some of...More

Date of experience: January 2020
Thank pdockers
Reviewed 6 days ago

Trowunna was well worth the visit and the drive there is quite pleasant too. The park is not all that big and we arrived just in time for a "keeper talk". I must admit, my 15 and 24 year old sons, rolled their eyes and...More

Date of experience: January 2020
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited almost all the Wildife parks in Tasmania (Bonorong and Devils Cradle). All are nice but if you look forward to meet closely the animals go straight to Trowunna. You will have the chance to pet wombats, Devils and quolls. The guide are really...More

Date of experience: January 2020
Thank globetrotter1228
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Reasonable entry price, guide very informative, awesome enclosure for the animals. Interaction with the animals, Pat a wombat, baby Tasmanian devil and a quoll Watched the Tasmanian devils feed. Great range of wildlife. Definitely worth a visit, loved it 🥰

Date of experience: January 2020
Thank 67sandib
Reviewed 1 week ago

Well worth the trip! We stayed for two hours. The tour/demonstration is an absolute must- our kids (6 and 9) just loved the whole experience. You can buy ice creams and drinks there so pack snacks😊

Date of experience: January 2020
Thank LuTiDake
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped here after seeing it advertised in the Deloraine tourist information office, and were so glad we did. The staff were friendly and knowledgable. We had a walk around by ourselves, and also stayed for one of the guide tours, and were so glad...More

Date of experience: January 2020
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VeronicaT2067
July 22, 2018|
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Response from tina j | Reviewed this property |
sorry for late reply.....as per other answers...no koalas (they arent bears!) - but lots to see - def. worth going.
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