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Canberra Walk in Aviary

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If you love birds, this is fun

Enjoyed feeding the birds, they really liked eating the worms. Quick bit of fun and lots of lovely... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
Natasha R
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Whitsunday Islands, Australia
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Fun but must like birds

Great, but kids were a little scared. Bird eat right out of your ha d. A little $$ for what you get.

Reviewed 5 September 2018
Susan H
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The Canberra Walk-In Aviary is a huge privately owned walk-in aviary where the friendly free flying birds can be observed, photographed and fed. The Walk-in Aviary's owners developed the aviary as a way to enjoy and share their extensive collection...more
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Unit 13 Federation Square | Nicholls, Nicholls 2913, Australia
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+61 2 6230 2044
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All reviews meal worms enjoyed feeding the birds great fun well worth the visit all ages lorikeets tame canberra
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Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed feeding the birds, they really liked eating the worms. Quick bit of fun and lots of lovely types of birds.

Thank Natasha R
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

This walk in bird aviary should be in the top 10 things to do in Canberra. The birds are the main attraction. There are so many different birds to look at and be amazed by their glorious God given colours. They are so well accustomed...More

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Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

As a bird lover I thoroughly enjoyed it. The entry price is very reasonable. It was delightful to see so many birds up close. They were all very friendly and eager to eat out of your hands.

Thank kurisu34
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

Great, but kids were a little scared. Bird eat right out of your ha d. A little $$ for what you get.

Thank Susan H
Reviewed 16 August 2018

You pay $13 per adult (not sure of kids price as our little one being only 19 months old was free) to go in but you receive a plate with sliced up apple and a little dish of meal worms. The birds although well fed...More

Thank Nannyjo01
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

A wonderful and engaging experience where a relaxing stroll includes birds being ever present. It brought back memories of visiting previously with friends. Well worth visiting for youngsters and nature lovers alike.

1  Thank Canberrascooter
Reviewed 30 March 2018

This is a very open-plan fully enclosed aviary, with a very comprehensive range of local bird life. Lots to see (and photograph), whilst the very abundant Lorikeets are VERY friendly - and quite happy for you to provide a shoulder to perch on! A "must...More

Thank Timea S
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Was great being able to feed the birds and hold them lots of photos aswell loved it will be back great variety of birds

Thank Stephan B
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

The boys loved feeding the birds which were very tame But preferred to worms to the apple. And with gold creek next door excellent way to fill in a few hours

2  Thank Helen R
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

Great little activity for bird lovers, friendly staff nice areas to sit inside the aviary lots of friendly Lorikeet's ready for a feed, not as large as I thought but still contained many parrots with lots of trees and bushes Included in admission price is...More

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