Great experience with echidnas and platypus for the kids. Super engaging tour guide too! Great afternoon.
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Whilst we paid for this experience it wasn’t what we thought after visiting seahorse world price was expensive and all you got was a video that put me to sleep and the chance to see 5 platypus and 3 echidna whilst it was slightly educational...More
With the guided tour, we got to see the platypuses at play and being fed and learned a lot about them. With the echidnas, we got all that plus we were able to walk amongst three of them. It was an hour well spent.
Like the Seahorse World next door, this isn't a cheap attraction, but does give a unique experience. It was quite busy when we came, and after paying we got a ticket for the next tour - they run frequently so we didn't have to wait...More
Good visit under triple pass but not worthwhile if paying on its own visit. Once the guided tour is over, you will need to exit the exhibit premise, which was about an hour. But you do get to see up close platypus swimming in tanks,...More
We could see the platypus swimming in the tank and touch the enchidnas. It was very interesting to see them eat and move around our feet. Highly recommended.
Well worth a visit - nice intro film and displays. The exhibits for the platypus are very good - large tanks and plenty of opportunity to watch them swimming, the separate room with the male was also quite good and the information provided top notch....More
This one is for the animal lovers. We saw a video about Platypus in the wild before seeing live Platypus and echidna in enclosures. The guide told us about food chains etc and we saw some taxidermied animals which we were invited to touch. The...More
We had the pleasure of visiting Platypus House to see live platypus and echidnas. I was in seventh heaven!! A guide took us around in a group and explained about the platypus while we watched them emerge from their burrows to swim around in two...More