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Trowunna Wildlife Sanctuary

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Beautiful day at Trowunna

It was a toss between Tasmania Zoo and Trowunna Wildlife Sanctuary and based on great reviews, I... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
WLH_Oz
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Brisbane, Australia
Great Family Day!

Great place to come! And what beautiful scenery, we visited in the wintertime a tad cold with the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
pemberlycritic
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Maitland, Australia
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Trowunna Wildlife Sanctuary, 65 acres sanctuary for our Native Tasmanian Wildlife. Tasmanian Devils; Wombats; Quolls; Echidnas; Forester Kangaoos and an array of birds, ducks and Cape Barren Geese to name a fewTrowunna is approximately 12minutes...more
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1892 Mole Creek Rd, Mole Creek, Tasmania 7304, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was a toss between Tasmania Zoo and Trowunna Wildlife Sanctuary and based on great reviews, I decided on Trowunna and I would agree. As Trowunna is located in the same area as the Mole Creek Karst National Park caves – Marakoopa and King Solomons...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place to come! And what beautiful scenery, we visited in the wintertime a tad cold with the snow on the mountain tops tho, but rug up it’s definitely worth it! There are so many animals to see. They have a guided tour where you...More

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Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

Fantastic wildlife sanctuary located in Mole Creek. Great experience & able to touch a Tasmanian devil, quoll & bear nosed wombat. Great souvenir log cabin with beautiful wood fire. Nice Tasmanian hand made items for sale. Park ranger ver informative & easy to listen to....More

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Reviewed 23 July 2018

Have recently visited this facility for a second time and was very impressed by the information given by the park ranger. Animals are extremely well looked after in as natural habitat as possible. Good family venue.

1  Thank 991irish
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

We went here with four children and had a great time. The park is in great condition with everything well looked after. The array of Australian animals was great. Well worth for the devil's and wombats.

Thank Scottfambam
Reviewed 15 July 2018

My boyfriend and I visited in June and had so much fun!! The wildlife sanctuary is amazing, there are so many lovely Australian animals to see and interact with. We arrived about 45 minutes before the tour started and we had lots of time to...More

Thank Stephanie V
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

I went to Trowunna with my husband and nearly 3 month old. As it’s an open grass park it is suitable for a pram (and we brought ours) and had no issue navigating one around the park (small hills and rocks). As we went in...More

1  Thank pink_twinkle_85
Reviewed 9 June 2018

A wide variety of native animals to be seen, including devils, quolls, echidna and kangaroos, many of which have been injured or orphaned. Some joeys have been hand-reared after being recovered from mother's pouch after road death. The warden was very enthusiastic and informative and...More

Thank Jackie D
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

We were delighted to see the conservation work being conducted at Trowunna to save the Tassie Devils. Andy was fantastic giving us a tour of the Sanctuary and let us follow him around to feed all of the devils. We were also afforded the rare...More

Thank Star_Trekers2000
Reviewed 27 May 2018

My partner and I came to the sanctuary originally only to see the tassie devils (my partner really really loves tassie devils) and it was on the way to our accomodation so we decided to give this sanctuary a go. It was definitely worth a...More

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VeronicaT2067
22 July 2018|
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Response from tina j | Reviewed this property |
sorry for late reply.....as per other answers...no koalas (they arent bears!) - but lots to see - def. worth going.
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