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Rainforestation Nature Park

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Kennedy Highway, Kuranda, Queensland 4872, Australia
+61 7 4085 5008
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Situated in the midst of World Heritage Rainforest in Kuranda, the award-winning Rainforestation Nature Park with three unique experiences. Board a World War II Army Duck for a tour on both land and water through the rainforest. Watch the Pamagirri Aboriginal Experience with traditional dance performances and Dreamtime Walk with boomerang throwing, spear throwing and didgeridoo playing. Visit our iconic Australian animals in the Koala & Wildlife Park, now home to the endangered Tasmanian Devil species. Hand-feed kangaroos and wallabies and also have your photo taken cuddling a Koala.
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  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“army duck” (131 reviews)
“duck tour” (34 reviews)
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Kennedy Highway, Kuranda, Queensland 4872, Australia
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+61 7 4085 5008
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"animal area"
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"tasmanian devils"
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"indigenous culture"
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Reviewed yesterday

We were here with a large international group from a conference in Cairns. and everyone seemed to thoroughly enjoy the experience. The activities are fine, but what really placed this experience above others was the terrific food at our buffet dinner and the friendliness and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a very nice day with lots of interesting things to see and to do! It was great for our whole family!

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Thank Volker W
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Amanda P, Digital and Media Manager at Rainforestation Nature Park, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Volker, Thanks so much for you for your great review of Rainforestation, hope to see you again soon!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited the Rainforest @Cairns on our own. Unfortunately, we didn’t have enough time visiting all as we had to catch up the flight flying to Melbourne... we only took the sky rail. Cannot do the train tour. It’s valuable to come definitely... Next time...More

Thank KP Y
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Amanda P, Digital and Media Manager at Rainforestation Nature Park, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi, Thanks for your great review of Rainforestation, thanks for visiting us!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The appeal of going on an army duck ride and the animals on display were what drew us to the park. The army duck ride was ok. You don’t go far and don’t spend much time on the water - it is virtually just a...More

1  Thank Simon E
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Amanda P, Digital and Media Manager at Rainforestation Nature Park, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Simon, Thanks for taking the time to leave a review for Rainforestation. We're sorry to hear that you were disappointed with your Army Duck Rainforest Tour. This 30-45 minute tour is conducted on a restored WWII amphibious vehicle to create a unique rainforest experience...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the park as part of a combo tour so when we arrived we had a lunch buffet which was decent. We tried kangaroo and crocodile soup. There was also salad, chicken etc. Then we were able to see the aboriginal group which included...More

Thank VICMAD
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Amanda P, Digital and Media Manager at Rainforestation Nature Park, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Vic, Thanks so much for your review, we are glad you had a great time!

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Reviewed 15 July 2018

Enjoyed the Army Duck ride through the rain forest.The driver was quite knowledgeable about the different trees. I expected a more interesting cultural show. We were shown how to throw a boomerang and got to have a go. Was hoping to have a go at...More

1  Thank Kiwijanice
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Amanda P, Digital and Media Manager at Rainforestation Nature Park, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Janice, Thanks so much for taking the time to Rainforestation. We are glad you enjoyed the educational Army Duck ride through the Rainforest! The Pamagirri Aboriginal Experience is recognised as one of the best indigenous cultural experiences in the country and was put together...More

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Reviewed 15 July 2018

When deciding on activities I wanted my mother to experience on her first visit to Australia, I wanted to highlight the best that Far North Queensland has to offer: exquisite tropical forests, exotic fruit and cuisine, a vibrant, ancient living culture, and one-of-a-kind wildlife to...More

2  Thank Nina C
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Amanda P, Digital and Media Manager at Rainforestation Nature Park, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Wow thank you Nina! What an amazing review, thank you so much for spending the day with us and we are so glad you enjoyed the day! It was an absolute please hosting you. Thanks again

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Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

The army duck tour through the rainforest was beautiful, informative and fun! And my 2 year old twin girls were beside themselves with excitement when they could feed kangaroos. Everything is so easily accessible so you feel as though you have seen so much in...More

Thank Freshiegirl
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Amanda P, Digital and Media Manager at Rainforestation Nature Park, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks for your fantastic review! We are so glad you enjoyed your trip to Rainforestation, hope to see you again soon.

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Reviewed 14 July 2018

We had booked all activities and lunch at the Park and had an amazing day. Everything very well organized. Received very educational but also entertaining information from different staff members who all were super enthusiastic and friendly. We paid extra to cuddle a Koala and...More

Thank Renato G
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Amanda P, Digital and Media Manager at Rainforestation Nature Park, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Renato, Thanks so much for the amazing review, we are so glad to hear you had a great day!

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Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

The marketing was compelling but the experience was way below expectations. The park is very small with a few Koalas, Kangaroos, Tasmanian Devils and snakes. The much hyped Duck tour was a damp squib as they just take you on a world war vintage vehicle...More

2  Thank PremPandurangam
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Amanda P, Digital and Media Manager at Rainforestation Nature Park, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks for taking the time to review Rainforestation. We're sorry to hear that you were disappointed with your Army Duck Rainforest Tour. This 30-45 minute tour is conducted on a restored WWII amphibious vehicle to create a unique rainforest experience on both land and water,...More

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730matthew
24 March 2018|
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Response from Andrew P | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, if you book a trip via one of the online agencies they will arrange all tickets including the necessary bus transfers between all points that you book for. Usually you go up in either the Skyrail or Train, and back... More
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LemonSeeSee
5 November 2017|
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Response from loco | Reviewed this property |
I don’t think so, but a quick call wouldn’t hurt. They are so helpful and friendly.
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silvanadavid77
11 March 2017|
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Response from Ben W | Property representative |
Just to update you on this - the price quoted above was from our previous year's brochure. From 1st April 2017, the price has been: A: $25.00 C: $12.50 F: $62.50
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