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Alice Springs Reptile Centre

#6 of 76 things to do in Alice Springs Features Animals
9 Stuart Tce, Alice Springs, Northern Territory 0870, Australia
+61 8 8952 8900
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The Alice Springs Reptile Centre is a privately owned park which displays an extensive range of reptiles from the Northern Territory of Australia including Terry the Saltwater crocodile and large Perentie Goannas. The talk and handling sessions are a must and are at 11am, 1pm and 3.30Pm daily.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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9 Stuart Tce, Alice Springs, Northern Territory 0870, Australia
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Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Snakes interesting but the highlight was the fresh water crocodile that responds to 10 commands. Utterly bizarre but so interesting to see how not-dumb an animal can be.

Thank hungry_acc0untant
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Great location to see up close all of Australia reptiles , snakes , Crocs etc. You even handle some snakes only the harmless type. Good fun for all.

Thank Stumpie8
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

We went not really knowing what to expect but we're lucky enough to see a presentation which was great. The young lady knew her stuff and was so friendly. The reptile park is small but there is lots to look at and it's very informative....More

Thank nataliedanton
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Saltie croc, snakes, lizards, goannas& lots more to see. Go when talk is on. Always different- I had python around neck and other places & held blue tongued lizard. Display cases a bit old.

Thank Fra P
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Reasonably interesting, but not sure it is worth going out of your way to visit the Reptile Centre, and at A$17 the value is also average.More

Thank John W
Rex N, Owner at Alice Springs Reptile Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2017

Hi John, It is unfortunate that you feel this way. Our admission fees are at this price because they contribute to feeding the Reptiles here at the centre as we are a privately owned centre not government funded. To benefit the most from this fee...More

Reviewed 28 March 2017

Seeing the critters is neat but the narrative on surviving snakes & croocs is awesome. The presenter is so animated & interesting.

Thank Barry L
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Staff know their stuff and with a "fresh catch"arriving during the tour, a bit excitement a bonus. This would be a great tour for overseas visitors who may never have seen some of our exotic reptiles, very educational and one very well trained croc!

Thank Sue K
Reviewed 28 March 2017

A beautiful view of Alice Springs. Was a nice walk down. It was very hot. Drinking lots of water is a must.

Thank Donna G
Rex N, Owner at Alice Springs Reptile Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2017

Hi there, You have intended this review for Anzac Hill (The Lookout) instead of the Alice Springs Reptile Centre. Kind regards, On behalf of Rex N.

Reviewed 26 March 2017

It was an incredible experience, held for the 1st time a reptile on my shoulder, she was lovely. Also the snake was great. Extremely educational, offering guidance how to survive outside, clean and very organised. Watching indoors and outdoors reptiles. Fascinated by the crocodile. Mind...More

Thank Iulia B
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

Visited here to pass the time before travelling and on the recommendation of our local tour guide. This is a brilliant place to visit. The staff, especially Simone, were friendly, informative and passionate. There are three indoor rooms and a large outside space to explore....More

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