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Canberra Reptile Zoo

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Closed Now: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Open today: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Hidden Gem

This place is currently doing some upgrades which look great! Lots of animals to see and learn... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Penrith, Australia
Reptiles galore

What a great place! Looks a little old however has everything for everyone without the bells and... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
leanne m
Sydney, Australia
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  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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O'Hanlon Place,, Nicholls 2004, Australia
+61 2 6253 8533
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is currently doing some upgrades which look great! Lots of animals to see and learn about. A lot of hands on exhibits which our kids loved. Some aspects look a bit tired and old. Great outdoor play area. Staff very friendly and knowledgeable.

Thank KerynO84
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

What a great place! Looks a little old however has everything for everyone without the bells and whistles! We had a great staff member who went above and beyond with his helpful facts and even brought out a little croc for me to see. Reasonable...More

Thank leanne m
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

It's relatively small buy packed with different experiences. Lots of opportunities to touch and get close to turtles, baby crocs, lizards and snacks ( whilst we were there ). The staff walk around and are very knowledgeable and enthusiastic. If your kids are not into...More

Thank SurreyQuaysCouple
Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

Visited with my son, the reptile zoo is quite small- really a couiple of rooms with reptiles on display- turtles, frogs, lizards & plenty of snakes. Staff would come around with a snake to touch etc. It could do with some more maintenance & upkeep...More

1  Thank jaymuz007
Reviewed 5 March 2018

Visited here with our grandson {7yo} and toddler grand daughter, this place is really great for a small establishment. Very knowledgeable staff, my grandson asked lots of questions about snakes, which were thoroughly answered. Great for the kids to pat and hold some of the...More

Thank Charcoal44
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

We love the reptile zoo! Staff are so friendly and informative and there's always lizards to pat the staff go out of their way to make sure you have a great experience. My son had his Birthday there last July as well, it was so...More

Thank 277katrinab
Reviewed 29 January 2018

The best use has been made of a small space and there is plenty to see. It was great to see two young male handlers with snakes wrapped around their bodies, which you were encouraged to touch. One snake on a tree was ticklish as...More

Thank Sandra M
Reviewed 10 January 2018

It was great to be able to touch some of the reptiles...that was the best part. Staff were friendly and helpful. Thought the place was run down and the numerous spelling errors in the information signs did my head in. It was okay overall, but...More

Thank Bpjt
Reviewed 4 January 2018

It's small but perfectly formed and heaps of fun. Our teens loved this little reptile zoo with the up close and personal hands-on nature documentary format offered by the staff. Owner is your regular Steve Irwin type, and was super helpful. We understand there are...More

Thank leekiwi
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Small collection, but it is relatively well presented. Staff are friendly and usually good to chat with.

Thank j0hngreene
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