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Phillip Island Wildlife Park

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2115 Phillip Island Rd, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria 3922, Australia
+61 3 5952 2038
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RUN DOWN BUT LOTS OF ANIMALS

So my first thought when I walked in was this place is really old it needs a facelift !! but... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2017
Kylie H
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Traralgon, Australia
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This made our day!

As a pair of vets, we were somewhat dubious when we saw the dated enclosures and peeling signage... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2017
Zoggman
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“free range” (23 reviews)
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2115 Phillip Island Rd, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria 3922, Australia
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"feed the animals"
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"free range"
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"australian animals"
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"hand feeding"
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"grey kangaroos"
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"tasmanian devils"
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"open range"
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"phillip island"
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"animal food"
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"international visitors"
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"roaming free"
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Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

So my first thought when I walked in was this place is really old it needs a facelift !! but walking around there is so many animals to see I fed birds and was surrounded by kangaroos , koalas ..different types of owls , Bats...More

1  Thank Kylie H
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Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

As a pair of vets, we were somewhat dubious when we saw the dated enclosures and peeling signage. Once inside though, we were very pleasantly surprised by high the level of animal husbandry the animals receive and the close interactions possible through hand feeding the...More

Thank Zoggman
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Reviewed 27 September 2017

They are very well promoted place, animals are so full that they really don't want to be fed anymore (most of the kangaroo and wallaby are not keen on getting fed), the birds and many other less loved animals seems to be constantly begging for...More

Thank emily k
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Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Wonderful experience wandering amongst the animals. Very few people visiting on this dull & potentially rainy day. Made for a unique experience for us. Hand feeding the kangaroos a complete buzz for my nephew, as well as running with the cassowary sling the fence line....More

Thank KayeGie
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Reviewed 17 August 2017

a must visit place in Phillip Island. Up close with the wild animals that only exits in Australia. A well spent time with family.

Thank Siva K
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

We have visited the park on several occasions , especially when our grandchildren stay with us on the Island . The children love getting close to the Kangaroos and Emus. Lots of animals and birds to see. The park is old fashioned and could do...More

Thank fbreasley
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Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

The entry fee is fear plus you get a vag of feed to hand feed the animals The customer service is good The enclosure are not so good. All in all the park looks run down

Thank Hayley B
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Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

With a family with 3 kids the park was priced very good but everything is badly run down or they are empty with no animals

1  Thank Jars78au
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Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

This one we all enjoyed. Any age group - young or old would enjoy this. Beware it is a lot of walking but the entire place is very casual as you walk amongst the animals and touch or feed them. There were kangaroos- red and...More

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Reviewed 22 July 2017

This place was so run down, they need to invest into their business. It's good cause you can hand feed the animal.

1  Thank Kevin B
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Yodewit
9 January 2018|
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Response from truthkitty | Reviewed this property |
No. Why would you take a dog into a wildlife park?
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Maribel C
8 October 2017|
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Response from fbreasley | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry I do not think so, you could ask the owners but it is unlikely. Hope you one and enjoy your stay. There is also the Koala Park it had more Koalas and excellent viewing. I don't think they allow people to hold... More
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Maribel C
8 October 2017|
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Can I take me a photo with a koala?
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