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Echidna Walkabout - Day Tours

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Koalas & Kangaroos IN THE WILD (formerly Savannah Walkabout) one day small-group (max 10 people) ecotour. See Kangaroos and Koalas in the wild! Join our Koala Research Project in the You Yangs Park, and meet individual, named koalas and learn about...more
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Port Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria 3207, Australia
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Absolutely a fantastic tour and one you were remember for a long long time. Our guild Kirby was over the top we saw so much wildlife it was not funny and she was so experienced. Definitely use this tour company and go on this tour...More

Thank Garry H
Roger S, Owner at Echidna Walkabout - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Garry H Thankyou for your wonderful feedback. Kirby is an excellent guide and the wildlife certainly turned it on for you! And it's great that you recommend Echidna Walkabout and ALL our tours. BTW for anyone reading this: Garry H's last sentence about Go...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Haley was amazing! She went out of her way all day to make sure everyone had a great time! We where very lucky and able to see koalas and kangaroo’s in their natural environment! Haley provided a delicious lunch and lots of great knowledge to...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our family of four enjoyed our day with Mick and 6 other customers searching for koalas, kangaroos, and emus. The emus and kangaroos were easy to find, I get the feeling they are in the same place every day. The koalas were trickier to spot...More

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Reviewed 9 September 2018

Dear Kirby,thank you so much for the wonderful stay and all the information about koalas and kangaroos!

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Reviewed 22 August 2018

A superb day out, we were lucky enough to see 3 Koala's and numerous kangaroos. We also got see Wallabees and possums. Our guide Kirby was very knowledgeable and took an interest in all wildlife spotted. Would highly recommend this tour.More

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SallyEchidna, Manager at Echidna Walkabout - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

We appreciate you taking the time to write this fabulous feedback. Our Wildlife Guide Kirby is exceptionally talented at finding Australian animals and birds in the bush. We are so pleased that you had an amazing time with us! All the best from the team...More

Reviewed 19 August 2018

We loved seeing koalas and kangaroos in the wild. Our guide was informative and entertaining. I would highly recommend this tour . Lunch was a fun and tasty . The small group made this great.More

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Thank Stacy H
SallyEchidna, Manager at Echidna Walkabout - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2018

We appreciate you taking the time to write this fabulous feedback. We are so pleased that you had an amazing time with us! All the best from the team at Echidna Walkabout - - Janine, Roger, Caz, Melinda, Martin, Jo, Bart, Kirby, Cathy, Michael, Brett,...More

Reviewed 17 August 2018

A perfect day, walking through the wild in Australia. Seen quite some wildlife and were able (thanks to our guide) to approach them very closely. Got even an special lunch out in the field, on the spot prepared by our guide. Absolutely a must to...More

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Thank Edwin S
SallyEchidna, Manager at Echidna Walkabout - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this terrific review about us! We are thrilled to hear that you had an excellent day. All the best from the team at Echidna Walkabout - - Janine, Roger, Caz, Melinda, Martin, Jo, Bart, Kirby,...More

Reviewed 17 August 2018

We had a fantastic day out and about with Brett as our guide. Really enjoyed seeing Koalas in their native habitats. Treated to actually watching lots of activity, including Clancy moving out of one tree, along the ground and up a new tree. Loved the...More

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SallyEchidna, Manager at Echidna Walkabout - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this terrific review about us. Our team at Echidna Walkabout is extremely passionate about protecting the natural habitat of our wild koalas. Glad to hear that our Wildlife Guide Brett found you so much wildlife...More

Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

Loved this visit with special access to the animals. Lots of time for good photography and Brett was very helpful. We saw a koala with a new Joey which was exciting. And a great variety of other animals as well. I had seen koalas and...More

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SallyEchidna, Manager at Echidna Walkabout - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2018

Wow! Thank you so much for taking the time to write this incredible review! It is very special to view a koala joey in the You Yangs. Glad to hear that our Wildlife Guide Brett was able to show you so much wildlife. We are...More

Reviewed 27 July 2018

Best tour of our visit. Just wish we had photos of the Koalas and kangaroos we saw. it was raining so we did not get any. The most exciting trip we shared and we had many tours.More

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SallyEchidna, Manager at Echidna Walkabout - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2018

We appreciate you taking the time to write this fabulous feedback. We are so pleased that you had a great time with us despite the rain! All the best from the team at Echidna Walkabout - - Janine, Roger, Caz, Melinda, Martin, Jo, Bart, Kirby,...More

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Hi frenchagogo I'm sorry we did not get back to you. We did not realise that TripAdvisor had a Q&A section until someone told us today. In answer to your question: yes we can do pickups for private tours from the port... More
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