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“Day tripper”
5 of 5 bubbles Review of Owlcatraz

Owlcatraz
Ranked #1 of 1 things to do in Shannon
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: This is a bird wildlife park with owl house, NZ weka birds, a lake, wild salmon, mini train rides for the kids picnic area, gift shop, and giant cows lovely park, theres a pig that begs for food shhep and a deer called Grace.
Hamilton, New Zealand
2 reviews
“Day tripper”
Reviewed September 22, 2012

I can highly recommend a trip to this wildlife park. Don, our guide was so knowledgeable about all the birds and animals living in the park. I even enjoyed the glow worms, as I don't really like the dark!

Visited September 2012
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English first
Brisbane
Level Contributor
10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“A really fiendly, family run business.”
Reviewed September 4, 2012

I have been here a couple of times with my son. Did not expect it to be as good as it is.
It's not just the owls, which are wonderful, it's the whole experience. Too bad my son is now too old
to embrace the Thomas train, he would have loved it when he was younger.A great family outing.

Visited July 2012
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Thank ChiChiBrisbane
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Palmerston North, New Zealand
Level Contributor
6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“'lil ones'”
Reviewed August 25, 2012

We all had a great day out..daycare tots taking Nanny out for a days fun ; lunch was all you could eat, delicious , healthy picnic pacs Army style. Prizegiving in the park. WELL DONE.

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Thank phylnz
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new zealand
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18 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“School holiday experience”
Reviewed August 3, 2012

This was a lovely friendly experience for a 4yr old boy and his family.The staff were knowledgeable and helpful.

Visited July 2012
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Palmerston North, New Zealand
Level Contributor
10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Family friendly farming fun”
Reviewed July 30, 2012

You can get close up and personal with a number of different types of animals. the staff take you on a guided tour and are very knowledgable. It is a lovely way to spend several hours. The owl enclosure is the highlight of the place with the native olws flying right past you and landing on treestumps next to you - amazing experience

Visited November 2011
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Thank Jo D
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