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Great local atttraction

We had a great time in the zoo. Totally enjoyed. My hubby did not want to go but we all had fun... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
frost_aus
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Melbourne, Australia
SMALL BUT GREAT

Staying at Pinnacle Valley, we decided to visit the Zoo,and we weren't disappointed. The surprise... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Adie K
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1064 Mansfield-Woods Point Rd, Mansfield, Victoria 3722, Australia
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All reviews lion feeding feed the animals hand feed the owner bison walk around whole family camping experience kids will love animal food great family fun lions roaring plenty of space lots of fun staff were very friendly free roaming animals couple of hours
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great time in the zoo. Totally enjoyed. My hubby did not want to go but we all had fun. hand feeding is allowed and we just loved it.More

Thank frost_aus
MansfieldZoo, Owner at Mansfield Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for letting us know how much you enjoyed your visit. We encourage visitor feeding of some of our animals because it lets you see the distinct personalities of the animals more clearly. I will pass on to the rest of the team that...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I visited today and was excited by the hype the website expresses only to be let down immensely. You are greeted by rude people, pay a hefty price, walk through a lounge room/ baby change room that stinks, you are given a list of animals...More

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MansfieldZoo, Owner at Mansfield Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

I'm so sorry to hear that you were so disappointed with your visit. We aim to provide a relaxing, pleasant and beautiful environment for people to experience our wonderful animals. We have obviously let you down on this occasion. On behalf of the team, I...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Staying at Pinnacle Valley, we decided to visit the Zoo,and we weren't disappointed. The surprise was that you got a bucket of food (optional from $2.50 to $15.00) to feed the animals. It's amazing how much feeding does to the visit. The White Lions are...More

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MansfieldZoo, Owner at Mansfield Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for letting us know how much you enjoyed your visit. The feeding does allow you to get closer to and more interactive with the animals - seeing the animals personalities up close is still rewarding for our team as well! We don't have...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The animals may not be as exotic and as larger zoos. But the kids loved the interaction with the animals.More

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MansfieldZoo, Owner at Mansfield Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your feedback. We find that it is the interaction with animals that kids - big and small - really appreciate. No, we don't have the quantity and range of animals of the larger zoos - but if we did we wouldn't be...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

lots of Animals in the open moving around can feed them directly no problem and no harm very few places one get s to feed animals in the open

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MansfieldZoo, Owner at Mansfield Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks for letting us know how much you enjoyed your visit here. It's a pleasure for us to provide an environment where people can wander with our friendly animals. Thank you for appreciating the opportunity! Bronwen

Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

This is a charming, low-key but sensitive family-run attraction where you can walk among and feed friendly kangaroos, deer, llamas and geese that roam freely, and several others species through their generously-sized fenced enclosures. We did not stay for the lion-feeding but the big cats...More

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MansfieldZoo, Owner at Mansfield Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your kind words - our team work long hours to keep the animals and the grounds in good condition. We aim to keep our zoo low key and simple, with the focus on the engagement with our animals. And we are blessed...More

Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

We took our 2 year old to the zoo as we were looking for something else (other than tobogganing) to do in Mansfield. The zoo was a truly unique experience. You get the opportunity to get up close and personal with some of the animals,...More

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MansfieldZoo, Owner at Mansfield Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your lovely feedback, which i will pass on to Dave. It's always great to hear that his and the other team members efforts are appreciated. We look forward to having you visit again. Bronwen

Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

We didn’t feel like skiing so decided to visit the zoo instead. Loved hand-feeding all the friendly animals. All the staff were really knowledgeable about the animals and we had great chats with the lion keeper and Jordan the dingo walker! Buying a bucket of...More

Thank Erin M
MansfieldZoo, Owner at Mansfield Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your feedback. Our team try to keep engaged with our visitors as well as our animals, and it is appreciated by us when you let us know how much you enjoyed your visit. I will pass on your feedback to Jordan and...More

Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

We loved this place...lots of interaction with the animals, great for the kids. They even have communal gumboots. Highly recommended.

Thank Yvonne G
MansfieldZoo, Owner at Mansfield Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks for your feedback. Its great to hear that you appreciate the interaction with our animals, which is becoming an increasingly rare opportunity in our modern world. Our team is always delighted to hear visitors enjoy our wonderful animals.

Reviewed July 18, 2018 via mobile

Very family friendly, the kids loved being able to feed the animals. The staff were lovely and approachable, great family day out.

Thank Kris B
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