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WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo

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Discover the best of Australia at Wild Life Sydney Zoo - the Home of the Aussie Big Five. Step into an animal adventure and meet your favourite iconic Australian animals – meet cute Koalas in Gum Tree Valley or have your photo taken with them at...more
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Aquarium Pier Darling Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Central Business District
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Reviewed 3 days ago

WildLife Sydney Zoo is located at heart of Darling Harbor is a fun place to be. An Indoor zoo with animals, reptiles, insects, this place will make you explore all of them in one go. Two of main attraction areas - The Kangaroos & The...More

Thank y_s_raju
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great little zoo in the heart of Darling Harbour. This wildlife attraction shows off some of Australia's native species; including the "Big 5". All enclosures were well kept and very spacious for the species on show. There was some good info and graphics etc. on...More

Thank jamieohalloran
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I came here Jan 17 and had a great time but today I walked around thinking where are the animals and are they in financial trouble as I saw 1 koala in a tree, 1 tassie devil 3 x kangaroo and little butterflies Waste of...More

Thank samanthajoanne1974
BedeC14, Front of House Supervisor at WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello samanthajoanne1974, Thank you for your review and visiting! We are sorry to hear that your visit wasn’t exceptional. Not only do we have the animals that you have listed but we have a large number of reptiles as well as the Big 5 platypus,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We took our two kids aged 3 and 8 to the zoo at Darling harbour on a very rainy day. There is a good selection of animals including a very impressive Crocodile in a great see-through underwater enclosure. The other usual suspects: Kangaroos, Wallabies, Wombats...More

Thank Theo K
BedeC14, Front of House Supervisor at WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Theo K, Thank you for taking the time to leave feedback on your visit to Wildlife Sydney Zoo. Being able to see Aussies Big 5 all in one home, makes for a great day out and being a zoo that is mostly indoors it's...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This is right next to Madame Tussauds Wax Museum and Sea Life. You can buy a package to see all three in one day. This place has all the animals you expect to see in Australia. This place has the most koalas in one location....More

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BedeC14, Front of House Flexi Supervisor. at WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hey Tonya S, Thank you for coming and saying hi to us here at Wildlife Sydney Zoo. We are located right next door to Sealife Aquarium and Madame Tussauds Sydney, meaning that its an easy day out for the family. As all three are located...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I usually hate seeing animals in cages, but this was the only place to have koala encounter. Overall not a bad place, they really do care about animals.More

Thank Mariya I
BedeC14, Front of House Flexi Supervisor. at WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hey Mariya I, Thank you for your review! Here at Wildlife Sydney our animals are our main priority and are cared for on a daily basis by our incredible team of keepers. Also, all exhibits follow that of the NSW legislation meaning that the sizes...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We found that the Roar and Snore at Toronga Park Zoo was truly insightful, interesting, informative and gave us all another dimension into the animals lives, what goes on at the zoo, conservation of all animals, meet some truly wonderful families and couples. All round...More

Thank Julie K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We only went as it was very little difference in cost for going to Sealife - or including this and Madame Tusards. Very small. Good for quick look if you had no other time, but would not visit as standalone - especially as so easy...More

Thank amr100
BedeC14, Front of House Flexi Supervisor. at WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello amr100, Thank you for visiting Wildlife Sydney Zoo. Having Wildlife Sydney Zoo right next door to both Sealife Aquarium and Madame Tussauds it makes for a great day for the family. Also by purchasing a multi ticket online you can save. Also being in...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Only small but good access to Aussie wildlife. My young girls enjoyed and added benefit of being on Darling Harbour.

Thank Freshiegirl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Though is it relatively small for a zoo, all Australian animals can be seen here. Ideal for family with kids but well suited for anyone who has not seen Australian animals up close before. The animals were more active than those from a normal zoo...More

Thank Emily C
BedeC14, Front of House Flexi Supervisor. at WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hey Emily C, Thank you for visiting Wildlife Sydney Zoo. Being located in Darling Harbour we make for a great day out for the family to see some amazing animals and with talks throughout the day, by our incredible curatorial, its a great way for...More

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Tre B
2 September 2018|
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Response from Kathleen H | Reviewed this property |
There is a small kangaroo enclosure at this zoo. There is a rope separating people from the kangaroo but you can get close enough for a photo but you would not be able to touch one.
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