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Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary

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Address: 28 Tomewin Street, Currumbin, Gold Coast, Queensland 4223, Australia
Phone Number:
+61 7 5534 1266
Today
08:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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Voted one of the Gold Coast's most popular tourist destinations, Currumbin...

Voted one of the Gold Coast's most popular tourist destinations, Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary is the crown jewel of the National Trust of Australia (Queensland) [NTAQ] properties. As one of Queensland's earliest nature-based tourist destinations, the Sanctuary is a physical embodiment of everything the NTAQ represents: dedication to conserving our nation's Indigenous, natural and historic heritage and culture. With Blinky Bill now present for daily shows, the amazing viewing experiences available at the Wildlife Hospital and hundreds of native Australian animals on display in natural bushland and rainforest settings, Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary is the ultimate holiday adventure for the entire family.

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Impromptu family visit

Having never been to Currumbin, we decided to stop there on our way through to Brisbane. We're all so glad we did, although it was more expensive than we were expecting ($50 per... read more

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Newcastle, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Having never been to Currumbin, we decided to stop there on our way through to Brisbane. We're all so glad we did, although it was more expensive than we were expecting ($50 per adult, $35 for one child and the second child was free due to age). It would have been better to get there a little earlier as we... More 

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Korumburra, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

So much to see and do, great day out for the whole family. There are so many photo opportunities with Koalas, Rex the Wedge Tailed Eagle and Reptiles ,Food, drinks; souvenirs, Wild Island Adventure playground and a for those who find it hard to get around there is a train that runs in the park. The Lorikeet feeding happens at... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Had an amazing time at the sanctuary with my friends. So much to see and do, and it was so lovely to see how much the staff cared about the animals. The performing staff running the shows were all fantastic and very engaging alongside being extremely knowledgeable. The staff on the high ropes were all extremely helpful and reassuring and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

What a perfect day. We showed up before the park opened so we could experience the lorikeet feeding. Definitely get there early or stay late so you can experience that. It is quite something to see hundreds of lorikeets swoop in from their day in the wild to enjoy some free food direct from your hands. Before I even knew... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

After years of saying we should visit, we finally did and were not disappointed. The animals seem well kept and the grounds are clean and well thought out. The wildlife hospital viewing windows offer the unique experience for patrons of watching whilst vets administer care to animals. We had our 3 daughters (7, 11 and 15) with us and they... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a small zoo where you can see many Australian native animals. Staff is very friendly and prices are fair. The best is that you can get a pic with a koala. Totally recommended!

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Very casual mini zoo. Not a sanctuary. Plenty of touchy feely with kangaroos, koalas. Mainly good for kids. If you're wanting to have the lorikeets feed from your hand then check the times. From memory it's morning or late afternoon. Also if you're there at the bird feeding don't stand under the trees. The bird feed goes straight through their... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a must attraction for any age. I have been visiting this place ever since I was a little girl. We make it a yearly thing to do. Great Australian Wildlife, bird show, reptile show, pelican feeding, kangaroo feeding, Blinky bill show and much more. If you don't feel like walking around the whole place, you can jump on... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Whilst I've visited CWS before I'd never been with my young family. Delighted to say it was the perfect activity for them and one they both enjoyed. There's lots of different wildlife on show and using the train to get around just adds to the fun of it all. Feeding the kangaroos proved to be a real highlight, thought the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We have just visited this week. Amazing place with so many things to do. Was very hot so make sure you take a lot of water, hats etc. the children loved feeding the kangaroos. There are lot of shows but the best was feeding the birds first thing in the morning. Kids wonted to do the high ropes but didn't... More 

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