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Toy Factory and Big Rocking Horse

#1 of 4 things to do in Gumeracha Features Animals
452 Torrens Valley Rd, Gumeracha, South Australia 5233, Australia
+61 8 8389 1085
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452 Torrens Valley Rd, Gumeracha, South Australia 5233, Australia
+61 8 8389 1085
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We were on a day trip going through the Adelaide Hills and this was our first stop. My boys had a blast climbing up and down the horse and is only $2 each to enter. There are soooo many amazing wooden toys in the workshop...More

Thank Melanie M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Seen plenty of 'Big' things around Australia, like the Big Banana at Coffs, Big Galah at Kimbah, Big Strawberry at Koonoomoo etc etc. Gumeracha's Big Rocking Horse is neither better nor worse than any of these, with one niggle I didn't like...asking $2 to climb...More

Thank ManfredS1974
Reviewed June 11, 2017 via mobile

I can understand the appeal of this place. There's not many places left that don't charge a fortune for entry. It costs $1pp to visit the animals and $2pp to climb the horse. The animal park is a bit tired and grotty, but the kids...More

Thank Lisa T
Reviewed June 10, 2017 via mobile

This place is overhyped and to be fair, just plainly boring. If you're a car enthusiast then you'll probably love it.

Thank thowed1
Reviewed May 31, 2017 via mobile

The Toy Factory is well worth checking out. we had a lovely scenic drive and found itvwithout too much trouble. The wooden toys are beautifully made and the Tall Rocking Horse is an interesting feature. The Cafe is clean and tidy with welcoming staff. On...More

Thank Pat C
Reviewed May 1, 2017

Unfortunately when visiting this attraction I was feeling slightly nauseous owing too an over indulgence the previous evening, however, climbing up inside the rocking horse to enjoy the views was worthwhile. As the climb involves several steel ladders it would perhaps not be suitable for...More

Thank Roy J
Reviewed April 22, 2017

Our stop at this location was to primarily visit the animal sanctuary. Our group had been on the lookout for kangaroos on our Trafalgar bus tour, and we encountered lots of them at the sanctuary: for a few dollars, you can purchase food and gain...More

Thank Fred G
Reviewed April 19, 2017

Opinions about meals are a matter of personal taste, of course, and there were quite a number of diners at the lunch time we visited so it is likely that the opinion I write here is not shared by many, perhaps most others. With that...More

Thank frank s
Reviewed April 17, 2017

The Big Rocking Horse is a right of passage for all Radeladean children. Containing a few distinct attractions, ranging from the huge rocking horse to the toy shop and wildlife area, it offers a lot for kids to experience. Our kids loved feeding the animals,...More

Thank Isaac B
Reviewed April 17, 2017 via mobile

We had 3 toddlers in tow and the highlight was the feeding of the animals in the enclosed area. Roos, geese, goats are very docile and used to human contact. There was a cafè on site and a store selling wooden toys.

Thank Michael C
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March 1, 2016|
Response from John S | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure as, we, from South Africa,were visiting our children there.