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Ballarat Bird World

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408 Eddy Avenue, Ballarat, Victoria 3350, Australia
+61 3 5341 3843
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Very nice place to visit

Privately owned by a great gentleman who told us about his history and that of the property... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2017
John Z
We go here every time we are in Ballarat.

We love going here to see Paul's birds. It is well priced and is easy to find. If Paul is around... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2017
Goolwa, Australia
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408 Eddy Avenue, Ballarat, Victoria 3350, Australia
+61 3 5341 3843
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

Privately owned by a great gentleman who told us about his history and that of the property - learned a lot and got to see a bunch of native birds - well worth a visit - bit tough to find - town could help him...More

Thank John Z
Reviewed 13 September 2017

We love going here to see Paul's birds. It is well priced and is easy to find. If Paul is around you can get to interact with the birds too. A nice place to spend a couple of hours.

1  Thank Katseyes1808
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Set on 14 acres in Mt Helen, 10 minutes drive south of the Ballarat CBD. Walk amongst the Australian bush setting of native plants which includes banksias and Hakeas. The waterfall is man made, every walkway and structure is the labour of love of owner...More

1  Thank Gretchen A
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our time here. Loads of beautiful birds on show and the walk in aviary was a nice surprise! The owner gave use access to other aviaries and was very kind and informative! This park is his labour of love!

2  Thank Garth1984
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

We loved our visit to the Ballarat Bird World. We were enchanted by the beautiful parrots and Australian birds. The birds would often move to the front of their cages to interact with you, which was captivating. The walkway through the park was lovely and...More

3  Thank Katrina B
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

We visited today. We had a chat with the owner and experienced birds on the shoulders, arms and heads. Birds I didn't know existed in clean cages. Very loved birds all with their own names. The look on the kids faces was priceless and I...More

2  Thank Sean W
Reviewed 18 January 2017

This is a very good venue for people interested in Australia's birds cockatoos who talk and are very friendly. Call ahead as their hours tend to differ from day to day and is reachable by public transport with a short walk

Thank Diane G
Reviewed 9 December 2016

Wow what can I say about Ballarat Bird World?! Wow really just about sums it up! We had an amazing time there a few weeks ago, so many rare parrots, I can’t even list them all but I see some other reviews below have long...More

2  Thank JGDynamo
Reviewed 25 September 2016

I've been to many of the wildlife parks in Victoria and I was very impressed with the number of rare parrots at Bird World. After reading the reviews from other travelers, I wasn't convinced it was going to be worth the time, but the grounds...More

4  Thank wantsonlythebest
Reviewed 13 September 2016

What a wonderful place to check out cockatoos up close. the owners have a very amazing understanding of all the birds they care for. Shame on the Ballarat City Council for not helping out. We have been several times and have enjoyed our visits immensely....More

3  Thank Sue N
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Joan S
24 September 2015|
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Response from Beck and Steven X | Reviewed this property |
Hi Joan, I am not sure which website you viewed however if you mention their webpage they advise that you will receive a 10% discount on the entry fees. As far as we can tell & from our personal experience the fees appear... More
Joan S
24 September 2015|
Response from Rohnenb | Reviewed this property |
Thay have no bank card there so you have to take cash it wasn't that much I think a child was $5 and a adult was $10 to get in but can't remember