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Halls Gap Zoo is Victoria's largest regional privately-owned zoo. View over 160 different species, including Giraffes, Cheetahs, Monkeys, Crocodiles, Kangaroos and Koalas along a 2.5Km wheelchair friendly path. Halls Gap Zoo is involved in several...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
4061 Ararat-Halls Gap Rd | Halls Gap, Halls Gap, Victoria 3381, Australia
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The zoo is well set out with a good range of animals. We had a great viewpoint of most of the animals that are normally not easily seen at other zoos. Food bags were $2, which was reasonable. The meerkats were a fave, along with...More
Came across here with referral from family and came to check it out with my girlfriend and we were impressed.
It not a big time zoo however it has everything you want and more! Able to feed the animals see your classic Aussie animals and...More
We weren't really sure what to expect when we arrived before the gate, it looked small and on the way in after purchasing our tickets we thought "why did we come here". Despite feeling unimpressed on arrival, the more we walked, the more we just...More
This place is beautiful. It’s such a relaxed atmosphere and the animals are sweet and friendly. Wild birds flock to the area to enjoy the perks too. Went with my two young daughters and there’s even a play area that they enjoyed at the end...More
Seriously one of the best zoos I've ever visited. My partner and I spent nearly 4 hours wandering around, as well as enjoying the Meerkat Experience (a definite must!!)
The staff were all so lovely and knowledgable.
The best part though was the interactivity with...More
We spent three relaxing hours wandering around the zoo at a leisurely pace. The zoo is easy to navigate and there is no rushing to get to feeding times or scheduled events like other zoos. There are some very funny animals on show such as...More
HallsGapZoo, Owner at Halls Gap Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 8 July 2018
Thank you for your fantastic review, you have captured our Halls Gap Zoo philosophy perfectly.
Our aim is exactly encapsulated in your last sentence.
Very kind regards from
Greg and Yvonne Culell and The rest of the HGZ team.
Undoubtedly one of the best!! You can't miss it if you're an animal lover. The first to greet us was the friendly peacock...who ate straight out of my hands though..its a bit difficult to feed a bird with a sharp beak... the next were the...More