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Flying High Bird Sanctuary

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Cnr Bruce Highway & Old Creek Road, Apple Tree Creek, Queensland 4660, Australia
+61 7 4126 3777
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Well worth a visit

The owners and volunteers are very friendly. (I noted some quite negative reviews which... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
vannsandra
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Bundaberg
Bird lovers paradise

First impression was good wonderful, the people that run, volunteer and work here are just... read more

Reviewed March 4, 2018
JANINE W
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Brisbane, Australia
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Largest Free Flying Bird Sanctuary
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Cnr Bruce Highway & Old Creek Road, Apple Tree Creek, Queensland 4660, Australia
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+61 7 4126 3777
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The owners and volunteers are very friendly. (I noted some quite negative reviews which disappointed me - just remember, if you hear people arguing you don’t know their circumstances. E.g. they may be sick, so please don’t judge). While the premises may appear aged, they...More

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Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

First impression was good wonderful, the people that run, volunteer and work here are just beautiful. You known that the wellbeing of the birds is the priority. The birds are all healthy and have a great safe environment. So many colourful birds and types if...More

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Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

Our first visit to the bird park was approx 10 or so years ago by memory, which has faded a little since then. The sanctuary has changed slightly since then with extra animals outside etc...We have 2 young children which enjoyed it immensely. The staff...More

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Reviewed January 7, 2018

We decided to pop in whilst heading back towards Brisbane from Bundaberg and whiled away a hour or so feeding the birds. It is fair to say that the place is quite tired, run down and in desperate need of a revamp but the birds...More

2  Thank majorstu
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Reviewed January 4, 2018

This was a really fun couple of hours. The walk up to the entrance was fun as you pass the talking Cockatoos and Galahs. One in particular had my partner scratching its head for about 5 minutes. You definitely need to buy the food to...More

Thank Donna H
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Reviewed January 2, 2018

Went here today with Hubby, had read reviews on here and we where looking forward to our visit. It didn't disappoint. On arriving before you even pay there is a line of birds that welcome you. makes you want to keep going. We hand fed...More

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Reviewed December 21, 2017 via mobile

Been past many times over the years & never had a chance until now. Very well worth it & Loved seeing all the birds. Our 2-year old Daughter loved the experience. Be wary of the cheeky Rainbow Lorries they take a sneaky nip if you...More

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Reviewed November 3, 2017

Went here with my husband and son. It was lovely walking into the park being greeted by all the talking Cockatoos. As soon as we walked in we could in with the Macaws and my son and myself had one each sitting on us, it...More

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Reviewed October 4, 2017 via mobile

A very well run bird sanctuary with beautiful beautiful birds that landed on our hands to be fed. Relaxed, full shade and excellent value for money. So good we're going again today before we go home. Loved it

1  Thank Beth M
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Reviewed September 5, 2017

If you are in the area of Apple Tree Creek then pop into the Flying High Bird Sanctuary, they have a wide range of breeds, some that will come down and sit on your shoulder. Great for taking photos of birds without having to chase...More

2  Thank Koleenos
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