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The Pelican Feed takes place on The Entrance waterfront at 3.30pm each day and is one of the Central Coast's most popular tourist attractions, entertaining and educating visitors and residents alike about the area’s own pelican colony.
Hours Today: 3:30 pm - 3:45 pm
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Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Marine Parade | Memorial Park, The Entrance, New South Wales 2261, Australia
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The pelican feeding is a great opportunity to get up close to the pelicans. The feeding is run daily at 3.30pm by volunteers, who also give an informational talk and share fun facts. The feeding is free, however the volunteers collect coin donations to help...More
We couldn't believe the number of people there on a Tuesday.
It's run by volunteers who give a talk so it's educational as well as fun. They ask for donations though not many gave, and sell a few items to fund their rescue service.
Date of experience: November 2018
TheEntrance2261, Team Leader Visitor services at The Entrance Pelican Feed, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago
Thank you for your feedback around your visit to the daily pelican feed at The Entrance. Marine Rescue and the volunteers doing a wonderful job at co-coordinating the feed. We are pleased to hear you enjoyed your visit.
They had the feeding at 3pm the pelican's know exactly what time each day they are going to get fed, they can sense it. I really enjoyed the pelican feeding the volunteers were very informative and my Mum really enjoyed it as she was over...More
Date of experience: March 2018
TheEntrance2261, Visitor Services Officer at The Entrance Pelican Feed, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2018
Thank you for taking the time to write a great review regarding the daily pelican feed show at 3.30pm. We are pleased to hear you and your mum enjoyed the show.
We reached The Entrance and straight headed to the famous Pelican Feed area. Wonderful experience we had. Pelicans flock to this waterfront spot for a daily feeding show given by a professional staff.
Pelicans are lovely creatures are so interesting to watch. An experience one...More
Date of experience: May 2018
TheEntrance2261, Visitor Services Officer at The Entrance Pelican Feed, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2018
Thank you for writing a great review regarding the Pelican feeding at The Entrance. I will pass your comments on to management and the pelican feed coordinator.
The display is done in a slight amphitheatre, so arrive early and try sitting in the very front row for the best views. The feeding is apparently done daily to check the health of the pelicans, but its also a handy boost for the pelican...More
Date of experience: September 2018
TheEntrance2261, Team Leader Visitor Services at The Entrance Pelican Feed, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2018
Thank you for your feedback regarding your visit to the Pelican Feed. The feed is coordinated by Marine Rescue volunteers (who are a registered charity) who take around their donation boxes during the feed. We are very lucky to have a wonderful team of dedicated...More