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Canberra Walk In Aviary

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Open Now: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Open today: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Nice place to spend a couple of hours

Three of us were in Canberra for business. We had some spare time on a Saturday and decided to... read more

Reviewed 19 March 2018
fred_cameron
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Comox, Canada
Our beautiful bird life.

We took the kiddies to the walk in Aviary they loved it when the birds landed on there shoulders... read more

Reviewed 8 January 2018
Marianne F
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Yarrawonga, Australia
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16 O'Hanlon Pl, Nicholls 2913, Australia
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All reviews rainbow lorikeets apple slices meal worms feathered friends great fun bird lovers colourful parrots bird food quail all ages a lot of fun take photos entry fee well worth the visit tame budgies species
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Reviewed 19 March 2018

Three of us were in Canberra for business. We had some spare time on a Saturday and decided to visit the Aviary since we had already seen many of the the other "tourist spots" on a previous visit. We spent about two hours and had...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank fred_cameron
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

The children enjoyed it that much we went back for a second vist to feed their favourite birds. The birds are very caring and gentle around small children and children seem to be very caring and gentle when feeding the birds. Best to get there...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 8 January 2018

We took the kiddies to the walk in Aviary they loved it when the birds landed on there shoulders and ate out of there hands it gave them a feeling of being in touch with there feathery friends also how to feed them. We even...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Marianne F
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

The best $13 spent which includes a bowl of meal worms and apples to feed the birds. It was great fun and some of the birds are very cheeky and tame and will hop in your hand whilst having a feed. We loved it and...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank kaztin
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

The children got a real buzz from feeding the rainbow lorikeets apple and meal worms which were include in the entry fee. It was a hot day and most of the birds were sitting in the shade of the trees but could be enticed out...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Trangie
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Not a very interesting place to visit. It's all rather grubby, and expensive for what you get. There are a few birds in the bushes, but they're not really interested in eating the offered apple slices or worms as they probably aren't hungry. We were...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank christinefV5777GV
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed our visit to the walk through aviary. It is a simple affair but very well kept with friendly staff. A plate of apple slices and mealworms are included with your entry price...and the birds really do love their snacks. Good chance to take...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Deborah S
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Unfortunately there a few and far between bird parks or walk in aviaries in Australia... so we were delighted to find one in Canberra! Yes it is located on the outskirts of Canberra so it is going to cost a bit in taxi/Uber fees BUT...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank lois g
Reviewed 10 August 2017

The aviary at Gold Creek on the outskirts of Canberra allows delightful interaction between small children and friendly, gentle birds. The provision is basic - a winding path beneath high-built netting. Entry cost includes provision of fodder for the aviary inhabitants. Rainbow lorikeets represent the...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Noel B
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Came to this venue when in Canberra recently and did not dissapoint.My granddaughter did not wish to leave and loved the parrots coming up close to her to feed.Tray of apple pieces and grain with worms given as you pay entry and the birds love...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Liz M
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Response from Marianne F | Reviewed this property |
Hello, The bird aviary is a must for children who love birds they can feed them and some land on your shoulders a child will be facinated, But there is not much covering whilst walking around it's an open out door Aviary and... More
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