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Trowunna Wildlife Park
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Owner description: Trowunna Wildlife Park, 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 west of Deloraine, 40 minutes south of Devonport, 45 minutes west of Launceston and 75 minutes east of Cradle Mountain. Trowunna Wildlife Park is open every day except Christmas Day with 3 daily interactive tours at 11am, 1pm and 3pm. Come and see the wombats roaming free at Trowunna hand feed the 'friendliest kangaroos', mob of 50+. Relax and lose yourself in the tranquil sanctuary that is Trowunna. Trowunna Wildlife Park has been successfully breeding Tasmanian devils since 1985 and we are also active in other conservation projects such as Quoll and wombat breeding programs and native Tasmanian wildlife rehabilitation program.
Reviewed 31 March 2017

We had no plans to visit Trowunna Wildlife Park during our visit to Mole Creek but found we had a spare afternoon and decided to go. It was well worth the visit

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Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

We did the private tour worth every cent. I got to hold and cuddle a wombat up close with devils and tawny frog mouths and quills. Fantastic experience and Passionate dedicated staff.

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Reviewed 7 March 2017

They are rehabilitating animals which is great but the place is in need of funds from the look of things, a bit run down. If more people visited it would raise awareness as they are really trying hard to rehabilitate the animals.

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Reviewed 5 March 2017

Just so wonderful to see the devils up so close and what a great job this park is doing to keep the tassie devils from exstinction

Thank Helen D
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Reviewed 4 March 2017

This fantastic facility is a great experience to get up-close-and-personal with some of Tasmania's wildlife! Time your visit to coincide with the interpretive guide that will walk you through parts of the park! The young woman was inexperienced, but still very informative and well-spoken. We were shown and told about wombats, eastern quolls and then the star of the show: the Tasmanian Devil. There were 2 young ones when we visited.

The Devil Feeding was the highlight of our visit to Trowunna! 7 adult devils gorged themselves on half of a walloby in a fast-paced, vicious-sounding, exciting feeding frenzy! Words don't do justice to the sounds that we heard: Snarling, Screaming, Whinning, Crying, and the Crunching of bones! The Alpha would often chase other devils away!

The fenced-in pens surrounding the devils could use a little improvement, but overall, the facilities seem adequate for the rehabilitation, research and breeding programs that take place on-site.

Other wildlife that can be seen here include: the previously mentioned wombats and quolls, as well as wallabies and kangaroos.

Thank Keith-B-Robinson
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