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Tasmania Zoo

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Closed Now: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Open today: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Good animal activity

Firstly I will say the animals were very active on the day we visited and we had some really good... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Carrum Downs, Australia
A little dissapointed

After travelling 3 hours to get here, we were greeted by an unfriendly teenager that clearly didn't... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Nubeena, Australia
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Tasmania Zoo is located within 900 acres of private natural bushland, so why not enjoy the peace and quiet while discovering the largest private collection of animal species in Tasmania. Tasmania Zoo is fully accredited with Zoos Victoria to ensure...more
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1166 Ecclestone Road, Riverside, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
+61 3 6396 6100
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Firstly I will say the animals were very active on the day we visited and we had some really good interactions with them.The animals all seemed pretty happy. I see people complaining about staff on here and I can see why they are complaining. I...More

Thank BrettW1267
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The staff really didn’t seem to care here. We managed to walk around the entire zoo without seeing any. Many of the enclosures were dirty and the animals didn’t seem happy in their enclosures. Couldn’t find a staff member to get the promised photos with...More

Thank imlisby
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were lucky enough to visit this zoo,had a wonderful day the staff were amazing and so happy too share all there knowledge,which showed there passion towards all the animals and the great care they are given.I was also lucky to have an animal encounter...More

Thank Veronica F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After travelling 3 hours to get here, we were greeted by an unfriendly teenager that clearly didn't want to be there. The dinosaur park was a let down as many of the dinosaurs had fallen over. The croc enclosure was dark and dirty. The café...More

Thank valenaburns
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a gem of a place. The animals are looked after in large spacious enclosures with plenty of enrichment and foliage. There has obviously been a lot of time and effort put into planning and developing the high standard of enclosure. The place was...More

Thank Zaasrosato
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are in Launceston you need to check out the zoo as it is a great place for the family to see the wildlife

Thank WorldHolidays4ever
Reviewed 20 August 2018

As mentioned by others, the dirt tracks makes it hard to walk about easily. However, if you only have an afternoon to spare and for some reason you skipped Hobart and didn't see a Devil this is the place.

Thank arv12345
Reviewed 12 August 2018

I travelled to the zoo a week after heavy rains. The tracks were a bit muddy but easily navigable without slipping or getting dirty. The exhibits were excellent and there were some absences but that is because the animals were keeping warm mainly. The staff...More

Thank markknights
Reviewed 9 August 2018

Whilst I loved the zoo’s bush like dirt tracks, they were very muddy and soggy after the rain. A couple of loads of gravel would alleviate the situation and improve the experiemce. Also, they could suggest the wearing of gum boots after rain, on their...More

Thank TheDoor_isopen
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

I’m not sure how I feel about this place..... We went as our toddler had been begging to see the tigers after being given a brochure at childcare. The day was overcast, cold and it had been raining so trails around the park were very...More

Thank loomoo82
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