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Warrawong Sanctuary

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Open Now: 10:00 - 16:00
Open today: 10:00 - 16:00
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Worth a visit with an open mind!

Had such a wonderful experience here on the weekend. While still rebuilding the relationships here... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Tessadam4
The visit before public opening

Sad that it had closed but have been following the new owners . So glad a passionate family has... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2018
Brenton-Jolly
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Stock Rd, Mylor, Stirling, South Australia 5152, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had such a wonderful experience here on the weekend. While still rebuilding the relationships here with the wild animals it is great to wander around the sanctuary with the feel of the Australian bush. Saw some beautiful koalas, lots of turtles, geese, emus and wallabies....More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Tessadam4
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very poor experience. I do not recommend. High price point, just to walk around a bush land, FULL of painful hopper ants, leaving huge welts. They are everywhere - cannot avoid. Do not take your kids here. This made it difficult to stand and take...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Charlie B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I took my family to this attraction - 5 adults and 2 children. The total price amounted to somewhere in between $120-$140. Spent 1.5 hours there, in that time we saw 2 wallabies, 2 koalas and some turtles in the lake. The place still needs...More

Date of experience: September 2018
3  Thank Kfresh
Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

This sanctuary used to have wallabies, kangaroos bandicoots etc roaming freely and could be hand fed, great for the kids. All this and it was free entry. The new owners now charge a premium for the entry and there are no animals. As like the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
4  Thank martingO6306MA
Reviewed 10 October 2018

I suggest you wait 2 or 3 years before going here. The grounds are a wasteland, with missing decking and handrails, no roaming wildlife, fallen trees and torn canvas blowing in the wind from the previous accommodation tents. On the plus side, the staff are...More

Date of experience: October 2018
3  Thank Peter W
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

Sad that it had closed but have been following the new owners . So glad a passionate family has purchased it back .so glad to see all the work they have done getting it back up to scratch. Please everyone go along and support the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Brenton-Jolly
Reviewed 13 March 2014

Sad to see this place is closed :'( I went here as a child with girl guides and was hoping when I had kids I could bring them here and to Douglas scrub. Another child hood place I enjoyed. That's sad...

Date of experience: March 2014
5  Thank TraciBunni
Reviewed 20 November 2013

Really sorry it has closed. We thought it was fantastic We took the night tour some years ago and really enjoyed seeing creatures in a natural setting by moonlight. Took some great pics as well. How funding wasn't found for this place reflects poorly on...More

Date of experience: December 2012
5  Thank furrycoat
Reviewed 9 April 2013

We were after directions to the wildlife park and were told that it had closed down just recently without any notification to any of the surrounding town folk. The town folk that we talked to were a little peed off to say the least. We...More

Date of experience: March 2013
6  Thank Peter R
Reviewed 1 April 2013

it is a shame upon the state government, that the power of the almighty dollar has seen the loss of a sanctuary like this, and a debacle of an oval pushed in the name of progress

Date of experience: August 2012
3  Thank greg g
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