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Australian Reptile Park

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Address: Pacific Highway, Gosford, New South Wales 2251, Australia
Phone Number:
+61 2 4340 1022
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9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Description:

The Australian Reptile Park is the best family FUN day out! Exciting...

The Australian Reptile Park is the best family FUN day out! Exciting wildlife shows, loads of animal interaction and great customer service is what we are famous for! •Meet Elvis, the crankiest crocodile in Australia •Walk with Hugo, the giant 165kg Galapagos tortoise •See reptiles up-close and meet loads of cuddly Aussie animals •Professional photos with furry and scaly new friends •Venomous snake and funnel web spider milkings •Children's reptilian adventure playground •Animal Encounters - get up close and personal with our animals •Kids 2 Keeper junior zoo keeping workshops for kids 3-18yrs •Behind the Scenes tours •Hand feed friendly free-range kangaroos •Great value - just $85 for a family of four! (2 adults + 2 children) •FREE parking, on-site café, picnic areas, free gas BBQ's Open : 9am - 5pm 364 days a year (closed Christmas day) Find us : 2mins off M1Freeway (Gosford exit), follow the signs

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Great for kids

Great interactive talk during the day getting children involved and grabbing peoples attention. Variety of reptiles, other animals and information.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
401duncan10
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Sydney, Australia
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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great interactive talk during the day getting children involved and grabbing peoples attention. Variety of reptiles, other animals and information.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Perfect place to see animals up close, great eating area and the park for the children is great. Great day out

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

plenty of space to walk around for any age exhibits easy to see staff will answer all your questions you get to meet some of the animals. Great for school excursions

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The park is well set out and well maintained. Thought has been given to platforms and viewing panels to make easier for young children to see the animals. There is a well planned program for the day, which runs to schedule, and the presentations are both informative and entertaining. The animals are all in good condition and seem well cared... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We were over for a short business trip, and they very kindly agreed to give us a behind the scenes tour with almost no notice, and they made so much effort to help us to see and meet all the creatures that we wanted to. All the staff who work there are SO kind, they were falling over themselves to... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were driving past and spontaneously decided to pop in for the afternoon and were so happily surprised at how great this place is! Loved it!!!

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Greater Hobart, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Brought the kids out to see a crocodile and Elvis didn't disappoint. Although desc2as Australia's crankiest croc, he looked quite friendly to me. The kids loved patting kangaroos and the alligator lake was amazing. The only thing I can complain about is the coffee. It was so bad ... like exceptionally bad. I thonk you need a new coffee machine... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The reptile park was good, felt sorry for the salt water crocodile (very small enclosure). Shame about the coffee at the hard croc cafe. It was made by a pre-made type machine thing and it tasted terrible.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best for a young family... free-flying birds and several kinds of animals all over the place... lovely grounds for picnicking... souvenir shop goods were reasonably-priced... tour guides were excellent... shows were entertaining...

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We live locally and visit regularly excellent for kids to play with local animals and fun to wander around looking at other animals. Food is reasonable cheap as well

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